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Thursday, May 19, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents and local law enforcement partners disrupted three human smuggling events.

On...

Thursday, May 19, 2022 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky— In 24 hours, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville have seized a myriad of items: counterfeit driver’s licenses,...

Thursday, May 19, 2022 | Local Media Release
Marijuana seized May 11

DETROIT — Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Office of Field Operations intercepted more than a ton of marijuana at the Fort...

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Calexico East Port of Entry, intercepted over half a million dollars’...

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector’s Eagle Pass Station apprehended six large groups of migrants...

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 | Local Media Release

MISSION, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Anzalduas International Bridge apprehended...

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas - Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents and local law enforcement partners encountered four large groups, disrupted three...

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) riverine agents conduct two rescues saving four lives and an off-duty agent assist in vehicle accident....

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky— Criminals use various ploys to smuggle their drugs across the border and into the U.S. They hide their drugs in false compartments on cars,...

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector arrested a convicted sex offender shortly after illegally entering the United States...

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 | Local Media Release
Agriculture Specialists discovered 26 vials containing
live centipedes concealed in earphone cases.

LOS ANGELES—On May 4th, U.S. Customs and Border...

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents conducting anti-smuggling operations arrested a United States citizen and two undocumented...

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued two undocumented migrants in the Jacumba Wilderness region Saturday night.

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents in coordination with a joint task force of various law enforcement agencies seized over 1.56...

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at El Paso area ports of entry seized cocaine, methamphetamine, and fentanyl and...

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers arrested a Maryland woman on first degree and second degree murder charges out of Prince...

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 | Local Media Release

OGDENSBURG, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Ogdensburg Port of Entry arrested a 22-year-old male, Canadian citizen who had...

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today released operational statistics for April 2022, which can be viewed online here.

 “CBP...

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 | Local Media Release

NORFOLK, VA— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Port of Norfolk...

Monday, May 16, 2022 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Otay Mesa cargo crossing in San Diego found more than 550 pounds of...

Monday, May 16, 2022 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico –U.S. Border Patrol Agents and Homeland Security Investigations Special Agents presented a criminal complaint Friday against a man...

Monday, May 16, 2022 | Local Media Release

ROMULUS, Mich. – A recent moth interception by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at Detroit...

Monday, May 16, 2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector’s Eagle Pass Station apprehended five large groups of migrants in...

Friday, May 13, 2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector arrested a convicted sex offender, May 10.

At 5:15 a.m., Uvalde Station agents...

Friday, May 13, 2022 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the border crossing between San Diego and Tijuana took an 18-year-old...

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