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Friday, May 7, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Alan Bersin announced today that Michael J. Fisher will assume the role as Chief of the U.S. Border Patrol. In his new position, Michael Fisher is the nation's highest-ranking Border...
Monday, May 3, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection received the Excellence.gov Award for the implementation of the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative. The announcement was made during an awards ceremony on April 29. The Excellence.Gov Awards Program...
Wednesday, April 28, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection will host its second webinar to help the trade community understand how to comply with the Importer Security Filing and Additional Carrier requirements, commonly known as "10+2", that went into effect...
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - En anticipación a la temporada de viajes de verano, la Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (Customs and Border Protection, CBP) de los EE. UU. y la Administración de Seguridad de Transporte (Transportation Security Administration...
Monday, April 26, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - A U.S. Customs and Border Protection scientist will be featured in the Investigation Discovery channel series "Solved: Extreme Forensics" for his role in aiding the Warren County Sheriff's Office in solving the murder of a Virginia man...
Monday, April 26, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Alan Bersin and U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Chairman Inez Tenenbaum today signed a memorandum of understanding for CBP's Import Safety Commercial Targeting and Analysis Center...
Friday, April 23, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection will begin another round of outreach to help the trade community understand how to comply with the Importer Security Filing and Additional Carrier requirements, commonly known as "10+2," that went into...
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection announces today the completion of the first phase of a one-year border security assessment and training program in support of the U.S. Government's Central America Regional Security Initiative. "This...
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection employees welcomed the arrival of Commissioner Alan Bersin today, following his appointment by President Obama Saturday. Commissioner Bersin oversees the operations of CBP's 57,000-employee work force...
Friday, March 26, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - Hundreds of U.S. Customs and Border Protection employees gathered on Friday to recognize and honor the hard work, dedication and achievements of its workforce during 2009. Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Jane Holl Lute joined Acting...
Wednesday, March 17, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection reminds U.S.-bound travelers from Visa Waiver Program countries to register through the Electronic System for Travel Authorization prior to traveling to the United States. Beginning March 20, CBP will...
Friday, February 12, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - In the weeks leading to Valentine's Day, U.S. Customs and Border Protection's highly trained agriculture specialists are ensuring that plant diseases and plant pests are detected and prevented from being introduced into the United...
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection reminds travelers planning trips across the border into the United States to make sure they have approved travel documents and offers tips to make an easier entry process when traveling back into the U...
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - U.S. Customs and Border Protection today announces the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism 2009 program highlights. Strong validation numbers, continued member growth and increased quality assurance highlight C-TPAT...
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 | National Media Release
Washington - On the one-year anniversary of implementing the Electronic System for Travel Authorization, the Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Customs and Border Protection reminds U.S.-bound travelers from Visa Waiver Program countries of the...

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