I.C.E. News Releases - February 2014

2/28/2014 SAN JUAN, <acronym title="Google Page Ranking">PR</acronym> HSI arrests Puerto Rico man for production of child pornography
2/28/2014 LAREDO, TX South Texas man sentenced to nearly 7 years in prison for smuggling more than 3 tons of marijuana
2/28/2014 LOS ANGELES, CA Ex-Marine receives 210-Year federal prison term for drugging and raping girls in Cambodia
2/28/2014 NEW YORK, NY HSI seizes Roman sarcophagus lid linked to convicted art smuggler images
2/27/2014 VIRGINIA, VA 7 arrested in synthetic marijuana conspiracy
2/27/2014 SACRAMENTO, CA Sacramento brothers indicted for manufacturing, selling illegal firearms
2/27/2014 ALEXANDRIA, LA ICE removes Pakistani national convicted of felony firearms charge
2/27/2014 TOTOWA, NJ 29 charged in $8 million takedown of international car theft ring images
2/26/2014 WILMINGTON, DE Former bank vice president pleads guilty to child exploitation charges
2/26/2014 BALTIMORE, MD Maryland man sentenced to federal prison for immigration fraud
2/26/2014 DETROIT, MI HSI arrests Detroit man suspected of identity theft
2/26/2014 DALLAS, TX Co-defendant in cocaine-distribution conspiracy case involving former NFL player Sam Hurd sentenced in Dallas to 41 months in federal prison
2/26/2014 BOGOTA, INTERNATIONAL HSI Bogota and Colombian National Police arrest 24 members of the Urabenos
2/26/2014 DALLAS, TX Zimbabwe man living in north Texas sentenced to nearly 4 years in federal prison, ordered to pay $118,000 in restitution for tax-fraud conspiracy
2/26/2014 MCALLEN, TX 3 south Texas alien smugglers sentenced to years in federal prison
2/25/2014 GREENBELT, MD Maryland man pleads guilty to sexually exploiting a minor to produce child pornography
2/25/2014 SAN JUAN, <acronym title="Google Page Ranking">PR</acronym> HSI arrests Carolina resident for production of child pornography
2/25/2014 SAN JUAN, <acronym title="Google Page Ranking">PR</acronym> Operation Paper House nets 20 arrests for bank fraud, money laundering
2/25/2014 WILMINGTON, DE Football coach sentenced to 10 years for child exploitation crimes
2/24/2014 ATLANTA, GA Comfort Keepers becomes newest IMAGE partner in Georgia
2/24/2014 WASHINGTON, DC ICE's top 5 news stories for the week ending Feb. 21, 2014
2/21/2014 NEWARK, NJ Queens men sentenced for $1 million ATM skimming scheme
2/21/2014 BALTIMORE, MD Charges filed against vendor for selling drugs and guns on Silk Road website
2/21/2014 BUFFALO, NY New York man sentenced to 30 years for sex trafficking of minors
2/21/2014 LUBBOCK, TX West Texas man sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for possessing prepubescent child pornography
2/21/2014 ANCHORAGE, AK Oregon trucker sentenced to 6 years for child pornography
2/21/2014 DES MOINES, IA Iowa man sentenced to 17 1/2 years in federal prison for possessing child pornography
2/21/2014 HOUSTON, TX Feds seek public's help to identify possible child victims of accused sex offender images
2/20/2014 ATLANTA, GA Ga. man who attempted to buy child for sex sentenced to 10 years
2/20/2014 HOUSTON, TX Houston man sentenced to 14 years in prison for possessing methamphetamine
2/20/2014 SACRAMENTO, CA International drug trafficker sentenced to 15 years in prison
2/20/2014 SELLS, AZ NATIVE Task Force shuts down smuggling ring operating on Arizona tribal land
2/20/2014 ORLANDO, FL Computer networking expert sentenced to 8 years on child pornography charges
2/20/2014 SAVANNAH, GA Leader of international sex trafficking ring sentenced to life in prison images
2/19/2014 ORLANDO, FL Kissimmee man sentenced for issuing fraudulent Fla. driver's licenses
2/19/2014 NEWARK, NJ Retired NY radio personality indicted on federal child exploitation charge
2/19/2014 NEWARK, NJ NJ man sentenced to 10 years for child exploitation following HSI investigation
2/19/2014 BOSTON, MA 2 charged with sex trafficking minors
2/19/2014 LAREDO, TX Former south Texas high school teacher sentenced to more than 4 years for possessing child pornography
2/19/2014 LAREDO, TX South Texas man sentenced to more than 3 years in federal prison for attempting to smuggle nearly 12,000 rounds of assault-rifle ammunition to Mexico
2/18/2014 WASHINGTON, DC ICE's top 5 news stories for the week ending Feb. 14, 2014
2/18/2014 POCATELLO, ID Texas couple sentenced to for meth trafficking in Idaho
2/18/2014 CALI, INTERNATIONAL HSI Bogota and Colombian National Police arrest child predator
2/18/2014 CORPUS CHRISTI, TX Ohio man sentenced in south Texas to 10 years for enticing a minor to have sex
2/18/2014 HARTFORD, CT New London cocaine dealer sentenced to 36 months in federal prison
2/14/2014 HOUSTON, TX Houston man pleads guilty to producing child pornography
2/14/2014 SAN ANTONIO, TX ICE San Antonio deports Mexican man wanted for aggravated sexual assault images
2/14/2014 WASHINGTON, DC TOP STORY: People Magazine highlights book by former human trafficking victim images
2/13/2014 BUFFALO, NY Buffalo man pleads guilty to drug smuggling conspiracy charges
2/13/2014 LUBBOCK, TX Federal grand jury indicts west Texas man for producing child pornography
2/13/2014 WASHINGTON, DC 'Operation Team Player' nets more than $37 million in fake merchandise
2/13/2014 HARLINGEN, TX Mexican national couple sentenced in south Texas to more than 3 years in federal for smuggling ammunition to Mexico
2/13/2014 SAN ANTONIO, TX Former Secretary of Finance for the Mexican State of Coahuila, Mexico, charged with money laundering
2/13/2014 SACRAMENTO, CA 14 indicted for role in major central California drug trafficking ring
2/13/2014 CHICAGO, IL Counterfeit airbags recovered at Chicago-area auto shop
2/13/2014 FRESNO, CA Former Fresno resident extradited from South Korean pleads guilty for role in investment fraud scheme
2/12/2014 SAN JUAN, <acronym title="Google Page Ranking">PR</acronym> HSI arrests San Sebastian musician for transporting a minor to local motels
2/12/2014 GREENBELT, MD Maryland man pleads guilty in 2 residential mortgage fraud schemes
2/12/2014 FRESNO, CA Owners of online clothing business plead guilty in commercial fraud scheme
2/12/2014 DALLAS, TX Former youth pastor at north Texas church sentenced to 12 years in federal prison on child pornography conviction
2/12/2014 LAS CRUCES, NM US permanent resident from China convicted in New Mexico on 63 counts of fraud, immigration and witness-tampering charges
2/12/2014 BOISE, ID Imposter immigration attorney pleads guilty to mail fraud
2/12/2014 VANCOUVER, WA Feds seek possible child victims of indicted sex offender images
2/11/2014 FORT SMITH, AR Arkansas university professor indicted on child pornography charges
2/11/2014 NASHVILLE, TN Convicted armed robber gets 13 months for illegally re-entering US
2/11/2014 DENVER, CO Denver-area man sentenced to nearly 11 years in federal prison for forced labor and trafficking in forced labor
2/11/2014 NEW HAVEN, CT New London heroin dealer sentenced to 68 months
2/11/2014 BOSTON, MA Cape Cod man pleads guilty to trafficking counterfeit Viagra
2/11/2014 SEATTLE, WA Chinese man arrested in Seattle for arms export violations
2/11/2014 NEW ORLEANS, LA HSI guards against counterfeit items at NBA All-Star 2014 images
2/11/2014 NOGALES, AZ 3 arrested as Nogales Tunnel Task Force shuts down drug passageway images
2/11/2014 DAVENPORT, IA Connecticut man convicted of drug conspiracy in Iowa images
2/10/2014 WASHINGTON, DC ICE's top 5 news stories for the week ending Feb. 7, 2014
2/10/2014 GREAT FALLS, MT Canadian man sentenced to 4 years in federal prison for traveling to Montana to have sex with a child
2/10/2014 ALEXANDRIA, VA New York man sentenced to more than 24 years for violent sex trafficking
2/10/2014 SAN JUAN, <acronym title="Google Page Ranking">PR</acronym> HSI arrests physical education teacher on child exploitation charges
2/10/2014 MCALLEN, TX South Texas man sentenced to 5 years for receiving child pornography
2/10/2014 WASHINGTON, DC Former Guatemalan special forces officer sentenced for covering up involvement in 1982 massacre
2/10/2014 DENVER, CO Denver man indicted and arrested for producing, distributing and possessing child pornography
2/10/2014 FRESNO, CA Fresno-area man pleads guilty to trafficking firearms to Mexico
2/10/2014 BOISE, ID Idaho woman's US citizenship revoked for committing naturalization fraud
2/10/2014 MIAMI, FL ICE returns fugitive wanted for murder in the Bahamas
2/10/2014 DEL RIO, TX 2 brothers from central Texas found guilty of smuggling ammunition into Mexico
2/10/2014 SAN DIEGO, CA Former nursing assistant sentenced to 50 years on child pornography charges
2/10/2014 WASHINGTON, DC HSI and Australian law enforcement disrupt Colombian drug trafficking organization attempting to import methamphetamine into Australia images
2/7/2014 FORT WORTH, TX Fort Worth man sentenced to nearly 22 years in federal prison for producing child pornography
2/7/2014 CHICAGO, IL 2 brothers sentenced to life in prison for murder in aid of racketeering involving Chicago false ID document ring
2/7/2014 SCRANTON, PA Couple indicted on sex trafficking, weapons charges
2/7/2014 NEW YORK, NY BEST, CBP seize 109 kilograms of cocaine
2/7/2014 HARRISBURG, PA Harrisburg pediatric physician charged with distributing child pornography
2/7/2014 HARTFORD, CT Greenwich nail salon owner sentenced for currency structuring, immigration offenses
2/7/2014 SAN DIEGO, CA Trio charged in conspiracy to evade US sanctions against Iran
2/6/2014 BECKLEY, WV Felon sentenced for gun with destroyed serial number
2/6/2014 ANCHORAGE, AK Connecticut man who blamed hackers for his child pornography cache convicted
2/6/2014 VICTORIA, TX Southeast Texas man sentenced to 28 years in prison for receiving child pornography
2/6/2014 SAN DIEGO, CA 45 charged in multiagency probe targeting San Diego-area gangs linked to drug, weapons trafficking
2/6/2014 NEW YORK, NY HSI and Manhattan US attorney return Nazi-German looted painting to Poland images
2/5/2014 PHILADELPHIA, PA Navy vet guilty of conspiracy to export defense articles
2/5/2014 TAMPA, FL 2 Tampa government consulting companies become IMAGE members images
2/5/2014 NEWARK, NJ ICE removes criminal alien wanted for human trafficking in Romania images
2/4/2014 CINCINNATI, OH $1.5 million in counterfeits seized in Cincinnati as part of Operation Team Player
2/4/2014 SPOKANE, WA Washington state sex offender sentenced to 10 years for child pornography
2/4/2014 INDIANAPOLIS, IN Indiana law enforcement task force announces first human trafficking federal charges
2/4/2014 LOS ANGELES, CA Los Angeles-area man arrested for allegedly producing child pornography of 3-month-old
2/4/2014 PORTLAND, OR American expat who sexually abused children in Ecuador sentenced to 30 years in US prisonimages
2/4/2014 TAMPA, FL Leader of Colombian drug trafficking organization pleads guilty to cocaine importation conspiracy
2/4/2014 NOGALES, AZ DHS partners apprehend and remove Mexican murder suspect images
2/3/2014 ALBUQUERQUE, NM NM fast-food restaurant chain joins HSI 'IMAGE' program
2/3/2014 NEWARK, NJ Russian man sentenced to 30 months for securities fraud following HSI investigation
2/3/2014 MUNCIE, IN Indiana school counselor charged with sexually exploiting minors
2/3/2014 MADISON, WI ICE arrests 20 convicted criminals during 2-day targeted enforcement operation in Wisconsin
2/3/2014 WASHINGTON, DC ICE's top 5 news stories for the week ending Jan. 31, 2014