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Friday, June 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers assigned to the Paso Del Norte border crossing rendered critical aid to the victim of multiple...

Friday, June 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. — A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) employee assigned to the Calexico West Port of Entry rendered medical assistance to an...

Friday, June 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – In a joint law enforcement effort, Laredo Sector Border Patrol, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), and Laredo Police Department (LPD)...

Friday, June 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers seized methamphetamine in one enforcement action that...

Friday, June 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Undocumented individuals continue to attempt to use trains as a form of transportation while ignoring the dangers they pose.

Laredo...

Friday, June 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLa — US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers seized 69.5 Pounds (31.5 Kilos) of cocaine discovered by the security services of a...

Friday, June 11, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today that I-94 applications can now be filed through the CBP One mobile application in...

Friday, June 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

NEWARK, N.J. — You probably have never heard of Khat, good thing U. S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of New York/Newark are quite...

Thursday, June 10, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – With temperatures over 100 degrees Fahrenheit yesterday, U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Laredo South Station...

Thursday, June 10, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Sector (RGV) expands its technological capabilities to reduce the number of migrant deaths. 

To...

Thursday, June 10, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas– Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents apprehended 123 subjects in four failed human smuggling attempts.

On Tuesday,...

Thursday, June 10, 2021 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – With forecasted high temperatures well above 100 degrees Fahrenheit, U.S. Border Patrol in Tucson Sector urges those crossing the border to...

Thursday, June 10, 2021 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers assigned to the Port of Louisville seized a shipment arriving from Hong Kong that...

Thursday, June 10, 2021 | Local Media Release

HODGDON, ME – The U.S. Border Patrol’s (USBP) Houlton Sector is pleased to announce the selection of a new Chief Patrol Agent. On...

Thursday, June 10, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), officers at the Laredo Port of Entry, detained two men wanted for sexual offenses involving a...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents disrupt four stash houses and arrest 68 migrants in the Rio Grande Valley.

Monday morning, Rio Grande City...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Over the course of two days, Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents, along with Laredo Police Department (LPD), and other...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Border Patrol agents interdicted two drug smuggling attempts resulting in the seizure of more than 945 pounds of...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | National Media Release

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

 

CBP...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

 

VALENTINE, Texas – Agents from Van Horn, Marfa, and Big Bend Sector with the help of CBP Air and Marine Operations were able to...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Wellton station apprehended a Honduran migrant with a felony conviction for lewd or...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–-On May 13th, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati intercepted two large shipments of Bluetooth audio devices and...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO–On March 31, two passengers returning together from Turkey were asked by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers if they had anything to...

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 | Local Media Release
U.S. Border Patrol agents rescued these two
unaccompanied minors who were lost near
Ocotillo, Calif. June 7.

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol...

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers at the El Paso area ports of entry, seized over 190 pounds of methamphetamine, 29 pounds of...

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