The Border Episodes

2010, TV Show

The Border episodes

Coke on the High Seas

A large quantity of cocaine is found aboard a Panamanian fishing boat headed toward the U.S. Also: officers look for members of transnational gangs in North Miami Beach. read more

Gang Bust

A gang member becomes an informant after he's apprehended in Miami. Also: a marijuana grow house is raided by undercover agents; and the Coast Guard intercepts a boat carrying some 500 lbs. of cocaine and a mysterious substance. read more

River Patrol

Agents search for nine missing people in the Rio Grande. Also: a man wanted for murder tries to cross the border in Hidalgo, Texas; and a group of suspected drug smugglers are tracked through the night. read more


A rookie agent and his canine partner uncover some 1000 pounds of marijuana hidden in an 18-wheeler. Also: an Ecuadoran woman and her daughter are rescued after being abandoned by smugglers; and a group of illegal crossers send agents on a four-hour chase. read more

Death on the Rio Grande

Agents try to identify the body of a young man who drowned while trying to cross the Rio Grande. Later, officers crack down on a human-smuggling operation and raid a safe house containing some 20 illegal immigrants. read more

Cartel Crackdown

A search for suspected illegal immigrants turns into a rescue mission when they get disoriented in the sweltering heat. Also: A SWAT team busts a suspected coke house. read more

Dangerous Divide

Agents infiltrate a human-smuggling organization. read more

New Blood

The CBP seeks out corruption within its own ranks; officers intercept a huge stash of drug-cartel money. read more

Smoke Run

A look at CBP officers working in San Diego. read more

San Diego Front Line

Agents launch a sting operation to catch human smugglers. read more

Defensive Line

Agents beef up security in Miami in preparation for Super Bowl XLIV, while also patrolling the rest of the city for drug trafficking and illegal immigration. read more

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Premiered: January 10, 2010, on National Geographic
Rating: TV-14
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Premise: Documentary series following officers and agents of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at one of the busiest U.S.-Mexico border crossings.



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