BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) ports within the Buffalo Field Office had enforcement success during the month of July while processing essential trade and travel only.
CBP employees assigned to the Buffalo Field Office, Office of Field Operations, have made a variety of narcotics and currency seizures as well as several arrests of wanted criminals. The month of July highlights include a 2,959 lb. marijuana seizure at the Peace Bridge and an arrest of a 28-year-old male Canadian citizen caught bulk-cash-smuggling $207,500.
1 Totaling: $207,500
“The month of July has been extremely busy as our CBP Officers continue to remain enforcement focused amidst the travel restrictions at the border,” said Buffalo Director of Field Operations Rose Brophy. “Their success in the month of July truly symbolizes their dedication, commitment and resiliency during these challenging times.”
The following is a chart of Buffalo Field Office enforcement activity and statistical traffic data for the month of July 2020.
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between official ports of entry. CBP is charged with securing the borders of the United States while enforcing hundreds of laws and facilitating lawful trade and travel.