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New Border Wall Project Completed in San Diego

Courtesy Photo U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Public Affairs - Visual Communications Division WASHINGTON (Gloucestercitynews.net)– On August 9, 2019, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), in partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of... Read more →


CONGRATULATIONS : New Jersey Post 68 celebrates 100 years

BY: bernhard h kofoet Aug 11, 2019 Merchantville, NJ--On Aug. 11, 1919, 15 World War I veterans gathered with the idea of establishing a Legion post to serve the veterans of the communities of Merchantville... Read more →


ICE Executes Warrants at Multiple Mississippi Locations; 680 Unlawful Aliens were Removed

Related FACE OF DEFENSE JACKSON, Miss. (AUGUST 7, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)– U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) executed multiple federal criminal search warrants at seven agricultural processing plants across Mississippi Wednesday morning as... Read more →


Centennial Ride connects Teams Legacy and Vision

The American Legion As Legionnaires before them did in March 1960, teams of wartime veterans converged Sunday in Great Bend, Kan., to recognize the American Legion Memorial Highway. There, Team Vision joined Team Legacy to... Read more →


Coast Guard Cutter Midgett (WMSL 757) Seizes more than 2,100 Pounds of Cocaine

RELATED: FACE OF DEFENSE ALAMEDA, Calif. (Gloucestercitynews.net)-— Crews aboard the pre-commissioned Coast Guard Cutter Midgett (WMSL 757) seized more than 2,100 pounds of cocaine worth approximately $64 million from a low-profile go-fast vessel interdicted in... Read more →


Kingston Based New York Army National Guard Soldiers Headed for Annual Training at Fort Drum

Kingston, NY (07/31/2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)- — New York Army National Guard Soldiers from the 104th Military Police Battalion, headquartered in Kingston, will conduct their annual training at Fort Drum, New York, from August 2nd to the 24th.... Read more →


Turkish Man Convicted in a Scheme to Violate US Economic Sanctions on Iran Removed

PHILADELPHIA (Gloucestercitynews.net)- — On Tuesday, July 23, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers removed a Turkish man, convicted in the United States District Court, Southern District of New York... Read more →


Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City holds Change of Command Ceremony

ATLANTIC CITY-(July, 2019)- (Gloucestercitynews.net)-– Members of Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City and the Coast Guard's 5th District held a military change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City in Egg Harbor... Read more →


Norcross, Murphy, NJDMAVA Lead NJ Delegation Military Base Tour

NEW JERSEY – (Gloucestercitynews.net)--(July 19, 2019)-- U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross and New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy led the New Jersey Congressional Delegation on a tour of New Jersey’s military installations. There were stops at Joint... Read more →


Bail bondswoman sentenced to 3 years’ imprisonment for smuggling hundreds of aliens into the US

NEW YORK (Gloucestercitynews.net)--— Pursuant to an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) New York, Hema Patel, 51, a Texas-based bail bondswoman, was sentenced to three years’ imprisonment for her... Read more →


ICE removes 37 Cambodian nationals, 35 of those were Convicted Criminals

WASHINGTON – Thirty-seven Cambodian nationals, most convicted criminals, were repatriated to Cambodia, Tuesday, in accordance with their final removal orders following immigration court proceedings. Among these 37 individuals were 35 convicted criminals, who traveled via... Read more →


Legion Centennial Ride to bisect the heart of America

The American Legion’s 100th anniversary will be celebrated with an 1,875-mile motorcycle trek through the heart of the nation July 31-Aug. 4. The ride is organized and sponsored by six American Legion state departments between... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: Coast Guard Cutter Munro returns home following 98-day counter drug patrol

more than $467 million worth of cocaine seized Editors' Note: Click on images to download high resolution version. ALAMEDA, Calif. – The crew aboard Coast Guard Cutter Munro (WMSL 755) returned home to Alameda Monday... Read more →


Coast Guard and Air Force Pararescue Service Save Injured Mexican Fishermen

Coast Guard coordinates multiple day rescue of injured fishermen 1300 miles southwest of San Diego ALAMEDA, Calif. —(July 14,2019) (Gloucestercitynews.net)— The Coast Guard coordinated the rescue of two Mexican fishermen who were injured when their... Read more →


Philadelphia CBP Seizes $253k in Counterfeit Speakers from China bound for Los Angeles

PHILADELPHIA –(Gloucestercitynews.net) U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized 1,626 counterfeit Edison Professional speakers in Philadelphia July 9. If authentic, the speakers would have a manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) of $253,572. The speakers... Read more →


Scientists discover radiation leak '100,000 times normal level' from Russian nuclear sub wreck

Watch the latest video at foxnews.com Scientists have identified a radiation leak on the wreck of a Russian nuclear submarine that sank in Arctic waters in 1989. The Soviet-era Komsomolets submarine sank off Norway's Bear... Read more →


GREAT VIDEO: Coast Guard Seizes 39,000 pounds of Cocaine and 933 pounds of Marijuana

CNBNews Editor's NOTE: Great video. Our military men and women are the best in the world. U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro (WMSL 755) crew members board a self-propelled semi-submersible suspected drug smuggling vessel (SPSS) June... Read more →