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On a Typical Day in Fiscal Year 2010, CBP...

Processed:

  • 965,167 passengers and pedestrians
  • 47,923 truck, rail, and sea containers

Executed:

  • 1,903 apprehensions at and in between the ports of entry for illegal entry
  • 75 arrests of criminals at U.S. ports of entry

Seized:

  • 11,435 pounds of narcotics
  • 539 pests interception submitted to USDA at ports of entry

Deployed:

  • 25,129 vehicles
    • 291 aircraft
    • 260 watercraft
    • 300 horse patrols
    • 1,500 canine enforcement teams

Employed 58,724 employees, including:

  • 20,687 CBP officers
  • 2,366 CBP Agriculture specialists
  • 20,558 Border Patrol agents
  • 1219 Air and Marine agents including:
    • 51 Air Enforcement officers
    • 812 Air Interdiction agents
    • 356 Marine Interdiction agents

Protected More Than:

  • 5,000 miles of border with Canada
  • 1,900 miles of border with Mexico
  • 95,000 miles of shoreline

Managed:

  • 329 ports of entry
  • 139 Border Patrol stations within 20 sectors, with 37 checkpoints.

 

Note: Based on FY 2010 data.

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