08/15/13 - 0000~2400hrs -28 Groups, 123 Bodies- BP tracking armed "Border Bandits", I-19 Bailout - possibly armed
13 minutes of condensed audio (click on link below) Note change to MP3 audio format
Groups of: 2,3,5,7,2,1,4,3P,5,8,7,6,2,2,4,10,5,7,2,4,4,1,"4 Armed Bandits",1,7,3,4,8
(P= "46" Drug Packers, A= Armed individuals, U= UltraLight, LV= Load Vehicle, B=Bailout, FTY=Failure to Yield)
Significant Events in Audio:
-- There were MANY groups being worked during this 24 hour period where the size of the group could not be determined.
-- Note: excessive temperatures in the desert continue to result in multiple 911 distress calls from Illegal aliens
suffering from dehydration. The Border Patrol stated priority mission in the summer time is Search & Rescue,
-- Note: Continued monsoon storm conditions limit tracking/detection efforts - Limited activity/participation by DHS
-- 1600 - BP agents tracking armed subjects - possible "Border Bandits"
-- 1800 - Omaha aircraft spots 4 possible "Border Bandits"
-- 1900 - "Bailout" - Interstate 19 just north of Green Valley/Continental Road - subject has "something tucked in his waistband"
Armed "Border Bandits"
BORDER PATROL "10-CODES" (link)
BORDER VIDEOS & STATISTICS (link)
WEAPONS INVOLVED INCIDENTS (link)