Tag Archives: Yuma

Border Patrol agent Aaron Anaya please guilty to drug-related firearm offense

Phoenix New Times:  Border Patrol Agent Who Said He Was “F***ed” After Being Caught Smuggling Weed Was Right, Will Go to Prison (Apr 10 2013) Border Patrol Agent Aaron Anaya, who said he was “fucked” after getting caught smuggling about … Continue reading

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Border Patrol agent Ivhan Herrera-Chiang pleads guilty to aiding smugglers

Yuma Sun:  Ex-Border Patrol agent, state prison corrections officer plead guilty (Apr 15 2013) A former Yuma Sector Border Patrol agent and a former corrections officer at a Yuma-area state prison have both pleaded guilty to conspiring to help a … Continue reading

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Marijuana Smuggling Border Patrol Agent Aaron Anaya: “I’m fucked, you got me on video.”

San Francisco Chronicle:  News of the Day From Across the Nation:  Border Agent (Dec 4 2012) A U.S. Border Patrol agent has been arrested after authorities say he used his patrol vehicle to smuggle drugs while on duty in Arizona, … Continue reading

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Update: Murder Victim of Border Patrol Agent Robert C. Nelson Identified — Briana Kilty

Arizona Daily Sun:  Border agent dies in apparent murder-suicide  (Sept 6 2012) Sheriff’s officials in Yuma County have identified the girlfriend of a U.S. Border Patrol agent killed in an apparent murder-suicide.  Capt. Eben Bratcher said Thursday that 34-year-old Briana … Continue reading

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Border Patrol Agent Robert C. Nelson Kills Girlfriend & Self

Hired in 2005, quite possibly one of the many hired without adequate background checks who never should have been equipped with a gun and a badge. Yuma Sun:  Sheriff deputies investigate apparent murder-suicide in home (Sept 5 2012) According to … Continue reading

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Border Patrol Agent Henry Gauani & Wife Accept Bribes to Smuggle Drugs

U.S. Attorney:   Customs Official and His Wife Charged with Accepting Bribes to Smuggle Drugs into U.S.  (Jan 28 2009) U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officer, Henry M. Gauani, 41, and his wife Flora A. Gauani, aka Kitty, 46, both of … Continue reading

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Border Patrol Agent Jose Carmelo Magaña Accepted Bribes to Allow Illegal Aliens to be Smuggled Through His Checkpoint, Sentenced to Minimum 37 Months in Prison

Law Fuel:  Arizona Customs Officer and Others Indicted for Conspiracy to Bring Illegal Aliens into US (June 4 2008) A federal grand jury returned a 22-count indictment yesterday against Jose Carmelo Magana, 44, of Yuma, Ariz.; Ana Calderon, 28, of … Continue reading

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Ex Border Patrol Agent Michael Angelo Atondo Gets Eight Years in Prison for Marijuana Smuggling

Yuma Sun:  Details emerge in BP agent drug case (April 7 2011) According to the criminal complaint filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court, two agents responding to an activated sensor found Atondo at the border fence. Alerted by his unusual … Continue reading

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