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Border Patrol Agent Michael Anthony Gilliland Received Five Years in Prison for Bribery (sentenced Feb 2007)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer Michael Gilliland is seen in surveillance video in 2006 waving cars through his lane at a border crossing in San Diego.  He was arrested hours later. Free Republic: CA:  Second border agent held on … Continue reading

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Convicted: Calexico CBP Officer Oscar Osbaldo Ortiz-Martinez Guilty of Accepting Bribes

Another one headed to prison — Oscar Osbaldo Ortiz-Martinez convicted of accepting $52,000 to allow drugs to pass through his inspection lane at Calexico. U.S. Department of Justice Press Release:  … complaint charging Oscar Osbaldo Ortiz-Martinez … (Sept 24 2010) … Continue reading

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Midway Airport Customs and Border Protection Supervisor William Mann Accepted Bribes to Extend Stays of Restaurant Workers by Falsifying Documents

Aviation On-Line Magazine:  Midway Airport Customs Supervisor Indicted On Bribery Charges  (June 29 2010) A former U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) supervisor, William Mann at Midway International Airport will be arraigned this week on federal charges alleging that he … Continue reading

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Border Patrol Agent Yamilkar Fierros Sentenced to 20 Months for Accepting Bribes and Aiding Drug Smugglers

KVOA:  Former Border Patrol Agent charged with taking bribes (Oct 30 2009) A four-count federal indictment was unsealed today against former U.S. Border Patrol Agent Yamilkar Fierros, of Tucson, for allegedly accepting bribes. Fierros was arrested without incident by Special … Continue reading

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