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“Shrek” Receives Significant Sentence in Operation El Patron

LAREDO, Texas – Oscar DeLeon, aka “Shrek,” 39, of Laredo, has been sentenced to more than 20 years in prison and ordered to pay nearly $42 million following multiple convictions of drug and international money laundering charges resulting from a long-term Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) investigation, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson. DeLeon was convicted by a Laredo federal jury Dec. 11, 2013, following a three-day trial and approximately three hours of deliberation.

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Border Patrol agents arrest three convicted sex offenders

SAN PEDRO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector arrested three convicted sex offenders Sunday, who were attempting to illegally enter the United States.

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Daily Bible Verse

Christ is the end of the law so that there may be righteousness for everyone who believes. Romans 10:4 (Read all of Romans 10) New International Version

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NFL Sunday Football

The Indianapolis Colts at the Dallas Cowboys.

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NFL Sunday Football

The Baltimore Ravens at the Houston Texans.

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Daily Bible Verse

Give thanks to the LORD, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done. Psalm 105:1 (Read all of Psalm 105) New International Version

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CBP Officers, Agriculture Specialists in South Texas Post Significant Increases in Hard Narcotics Seized, Immigration Violations in FY 2014

SOUTH TEXAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers and agriculture specialists at eight South Texas ports of entry seized a significant amount of narcotics, currency, false documents, and uncovered numerous immigration and agricultural violations during Fiscal Year 2014. Fiscal Year 2014 began October 1, 2013 and ended Sept. 30, 2014.

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Daily Bible Verse

But if from there you seek the LORD your God, you will find him if you look for him with all your heart and with all your soul. Deuteronomy 4:29 (Read all of Deuteronomy 4) New International Version

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Mystery Babylon V

This “Mystery Babylon the Great, the mother of harlots and abominations of the earth,” this false pagan religious system that has existed since the Tower of Babel, has in her hand a golden cup which is full of abominations and filthiness of her fornication. It has caused people throughout history and worldwide to commit spiritual fornication. It is for that reason that the Bible speaks so much against it, Old and New Testament alike.

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Weekly Wisdoms

Are you seeking the gifts or the Giver?

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DPS Graduates 109 State Troopers

AUSTIN – Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw, Texas Public Safety Commission Chair Cynthia Leon, and the entire Public Safety Commission today were joined by Lieutenant Governor-Elect Dan Patrick as the department commissioned 109 men and women as Highway Patrol Troopers during the recruit graduation ceremony. Lieutenant Governor-Elect Patrick was the keynote speaker during the ceremony, which was held today in Austin.

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Local Tax Return Preparer Sentenced for Filing False Tax Returns

HOUSTON – Blanca Alicia Gamez has been ordered to federal prison for assisting in the filing of false tax returns, announced Kenneth Magidson along with Lucy Cruz, special agent in charge of Internal Revenue Service – Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI). Gamez pleaded guilty Sept. 24, 2014.

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Rep. Cuellar Announces $10 Million in Federal Funds to Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas

LAREDO, Texas – Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) announced on Wednesday the awarding of $10 million in federal funds to Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas Inc. from the Corporation for National Community Service.

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Assistant Director Sanchez Retires from CBP after 37 Years of Federal Service

Laredo, TEXAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Laredo Field Office bids adieu this week to Assistant Director, Field Operations Border Security Noel Sanchez at the conclusion of a 37-year federal career.

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Mexican National Indicted in Death of Two Smuggled Aliens

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – A grand jury in has returned an indictment charging Amurabi Medina-Cruz, 21, with conspiracy to transport illegal aliens and eight counts of transporting an illegal alien, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

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Daily Bible Verse

Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. Romans 12:11 (Read all of Romans 12) New International Version

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