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06/19/2012
Brownsville, TX
Operational
A Mexican national pleaded guilty Tuesday for being an illegal alien possessing a firearm. Luis Ivan Nino-Duenes admitted he illegally entered the United States, and that at the time of his arrest he possessed a customized gold, diamond and ruby encrusted Colt .38-caliber handgun.
06/19/2012
Minneapolis, MN
Operational
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We have reason to believe that this person may now live, or may have lived at one time, in either Minnesota or western Wisconsin.
06/26/2012
El Paso, TX
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The El Paso Intelligence Center is an information focal point, collecting and analyzing interdiction reports and multi-source intelligence to identify and track trafficking activities and organizations, identify and fill intelligence gaps, and provide tactical intelligence to law enforcement officers in the field.
06/28/2012
Raleigh, NC
Operational
Flores threatened the driver and struck the driver at least twice.
06/29/2012
Washington, DC
Operational

June 28, 2012 – United Technologies subsidiary pleads guilty to criminal charges for helping China develop attack helicopter

Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp., a Canadian subsidiary of the Connecticut-based defense contractor United Technologies Corporation, pleaded guilty this week to vio

06/29/2012
San Juan, PR
Operational

ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents arrested 47-year-old Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) fugitive Juan Carlos Guadalupe-Nunez Thursday in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. He is wanted in the state of Massachusetts for money laundering.

07/02/2012
Sells, AZ
Operational
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The residents of the Tohono O'odham Nation embarked on a unique partnership with ICE's legacy agency, the U.S. Customs Service, in 1974. The two organizations formed the Shadow Wolves, ICE's tactical patrol unit.
07/04/2012
McAllen, TX
Operational
Pedro Alvarado and Arnoldo Alvarado from Hargill, Texas, were arrested and charged Thursday with assaulting a special agent with ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).
07/11/2012
Newark, NJ
Operational
Michael John Davidson, 41, of New Brunswick, N.J., was charged Tuesday with attempting to board an aircraft with a dangerous weapon. Davidson was arrested following a multi-agency investigation involving special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).
07/13/2012
Washington, DC
Operational

July 12, 2012 – ICE-led IPR Center seizes 70 websites duping consumers into buying counterfeit merchandise

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07/17/2012
Denver, CO
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ICE proudly selects service members like U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Sandra Ambotaite through the Department of Defense's Operation Warfighter internship program to work in ICE offices nationwide as they recover from their traumatic injuries.
07/20/2012
Newark, NJ
Operational
ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents, along with the Morris County Prosecutors Office (MCPO), Pequannock Township Police, and Parsippany-Troy Hills Police arrested four men Thursday on state gambling charges.
07/30/2012
Albuquerque, NM
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A HSI victim assistance coordinator found a way to help after the ill boy from an impoverish Mexican neighborhood was turned away from medical care.
07/30/2012
San Diego, CA
Operational
Tomas later admitted he lost the money gambling.
08/01/2012
New York, NY
Operational
A U.S. Army contract translator was re-sentenced Wednesday for illegally possessing national defense documents, and using a false identity to procure his U.S. citizenship and gain access to classified military materials.
08/02/2012
Newark, NJ
Operational
An antiques dealer, David Hausman, pleaded guilty Tuesday to obstruction of justice and creating false records, in relation to illegal rhinoceros horn trafficking. The guilty plea comes as a result of an investigation which included ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) among the investigating agencies.
08/17/2012
Miami, FL
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ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents have to be prepared for a variety of situations. Around the clock, you'll find them investigating crimes ranging from narcotics trafficking to human smuggling to money laundering. They are also called upon to support the Department of Homeland Security during critical incidents.
08/21/2012
Seattle, WA
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Jose "Panama" Antonio Haughton, 36, is believed to have illegally posed as an immigration officer over the past several years. He is known by most people simply as "Panama." While he operated mostly from the Seattle/Tacoma area, investigators have identified victims in other parts of the country.
08/22/2012
Salt Lake City, UT
Operational
Three individuals and a corporation are charged with fraud and bribery in connection with their alleged role in a multi-million dollar fraud scheme involving the procurement of a military contract for services in Afghanistan, according to an indictment returned by a federal grand jury in Salt Lake City Wednesday.
08/22/2012
Charleston, SC
Operational
A group of 23 Mexican customs officers completed a rigorous 10-week training program modeled on the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Special Agent Training Program to prepare them to more effectively fight crime along the southern border and within Mexico.
08/31/2012
Washington, DC
Operational
For the past 14 years, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has been responsible for training ICE officers and special agents to become computer forensic investigators.
09/06/2012
Slidell, LA
Operational
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With flood waters reaching as high as 48 inches in some areas of the city, the team assisted with its MRAP.
09/07/2012
Atlanta, GA
Operational
Three men, two from Atlanta and one from New York, appeared in federal court Thursday on charges that they conspired to bribe a federal immigration official in return for assistance with their immigration status, following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR).
09/07/2012
San Diego, CA
Operational
A previously deported criminal alien, Ricardo Lopez-Munguia, pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to illegally voting in the 2008 presidential election using the name of a U.S. citizen whose identity he assumed more than two decades ago.
09/11/2012
Washington, DC
Operational
Through its 9/11 exhibit, unveiled earlier this year at the ICE Gallery's opening, the agency pays tribute to the nearly 3,000 innocent people who lost their lives, the countless family members left behind, the staggering number of first responders who selflessly rushed to help, as well as the role that its legacy agencies - U.S. Customs and Immigration and Naturalization Service - played in recovery efforts.

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