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A CBP Officer verifies Proper documentation on a small commercial aircraft.
A CBP officer checks a passenger's documentation after arrival into the U.S.
A CBP officer checks a passenger's luggage and documents.
A CBP Officer uses new technologies to process passengers.
CBP Officers conduct a routine interview with the pilot of a small commercial aircraft after a flight.
Bicyclist prepares to enter the dedicated SENTRI lane for frequent crossers at San Ysidro, Calif. port of entry. (photo by Josh Denmark)
A CBP canine officer screens airport passengers luggage for unlawful or dangerous items.
A cruise boat arrives from the Caribbean into New York City, where CBP officers will process passengers. (photo by Josh Denmark)
An arriving passenger at Newark [N.J.] Liberty International Airport uses a Global Entry kiosk to enter the U.S. (photo by Josh Denmark)
A member of the CBP Beagle Brigade stops to investigate an arriving passenger's luggage looking for prohibited agricultural products or meats.
A member of the CBP Beagle Brigade looks for prohibited agricultural products and meats brought in by arriving passengers.
If you commit a crime involving CBP you are likely to be processed on criminal charges immediately.
A CBP Officer examines the last bit of cargo to be off loaded from an aircraft.