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Friday, October 22, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) Brownsville Port of Entry organized a...

Friday, October 22, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers seized narcotics in a single...

Friday, October 22, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Two Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents were honored with the South Texas Health System (STHS) Hometown Heroes Award for...

Friday, October 22, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today released operational statistics for September 2021, which can be...

Friday, October 22, 2021 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at the Port of Buffalo seized 2,554 lbs. of marijuana in a commercial shipment.

On October 20...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

Laredo, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol continued its 35th Annual Youth of the Month program by presenting the honorees for October at a virtual...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – Del Rio Sector U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested four convicted sex offenders, Oct. 14-21.

In the...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI—Championship rings are something fans of any sports would treasure. Unfortunately, these expensive rings are often produced and sold by third-...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – The holiday shopping season is quickly approaching, and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) warns consumers to be extra diligent while shopping...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – Shipments with a voluminous amount of counterfeit consumer goods are usually transported in maritime cargo, so it was a bit surprising when...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | Local Media Release
EL Paso Sector -

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol Agents continue this year’s increasing trend of locating and disrupting stash houses in West Texas and...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents arrested two Mara-Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang members and an 18th Street gang member.  ...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON - A partir del 21 de octubre, los oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) detendrán los...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON —Effective Oct. 21, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at all U.S. ports of entry will detain fresh tomatoes produced by the...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 | Local Media Release
El Paso Sector -

LORDSBURG, N.M. – U.S. Border Patrol Agents from the Lordsburg Border Patrol Station located a migrant in distress using a recently...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas-EE.UU. Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza, Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO por sus siglas en inglés) en el Puente Internacional de...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge Cargo Facility...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON —Effective Oct. 21, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at all U.S. ports of entry will detain disposable gloves produced by...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized a clone delivery truck and arrested a United States citizen accused of transporting eight...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations officers at the International Falls Port of Entry targeted...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

MEMPHIS, Tennessee — On Thursday, September 30, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers (CBPOs) at the port of Memphis, TN selected...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents in a joint effort, arrested five undocumented individuals and seized multiple semi-automatic weapons....

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas –Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents discover 39 migrants harbored in two stash houses in the Upper Valley.

On Oct. 18...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas –Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents will soon begin doing their part in helping kids remain drug-free. Agents will conduct...

Monday, October 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

PEMBINA, N.D. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations would like to announce dates for a Global Entry enrollment event to be...

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