Rio Grande Valley Sector holds Selection Ceremony
MCALLEN, Texas – On Thursday, the Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol held a selection ceremony to welcome and recognize Border Patrol agents and support staff. The dedication and hard work these individuals have exhibited has earned them the honor of being designated for critical positions and leadership roles within the Border Patrol. RGV Sector leadership and family members of the recipients attended to celebrate their accomplishments.
The ceremony was held at the South Texas College Technology Campus and the master of ceremony was retired Deputy Patrol Agent in Charge, Roel H. Rodriguez. Chief Patrol Agent Manuel Padilla, Jr. delivered the keynote address.
The Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Sector currently has over 3,100 Border Patrol Agents and support personnel. If you are interested in a challenging and rewarding career, you can contact the CBP Recruiting Office at 956.289.4808 or visit www.cbp.gov/careers.
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 the official ports of entry. CBP is charged with keeping terrorists and terrorist weapons out of the country while enforcing hundreds of U.S. laws.