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BNET & Border Patrol Run I-10 Anti-Smuggling Checkpoint


March 19, 2012

BLYTHE, Calif On March 10 the Blythe Narcotic Enforcement Team (BNET) assisted the United States Border Patrol, Blythe Station with Operation Convoy III, a checkpoint setup on westbound Interstate 10, approximately 9 miles west of Blythe, California. The operation ran for 24 hours.

Persons charged with a crime are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


BNET is a multi-agency narcotic task force participated in by law enforcement agencies in the Blythe, Palo Verde Valley area. BNET's primary mission is to disrupt narcotic sales and diminish the availability of those drugs, thereby increasing public safety. Citizens are encouraged to report drug activity or information that could lead into the arrest of subjects involved with any criminal activity. Call the Colorado River Station at 760-921-7900 or the Blythe Police Department at 760-922-6111.



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