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Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Local Media Release
PRESIDIO, Texas -

Border Patrol agents along with state and county agencies combine efforts to rescue an injured hiker in...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) ports of entry within the Buffalo Field Office have seen a significant increase in drug seizures...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Due to their training and quick response, Border Patrol agents assigned to the Zapata Station came to the aid of a motorist, and rescued him...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Laredo Sector located a lost individual, with two children, in need of medical attention northwest of...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Border Patrol agents rescued six foreign nationals throughout the Rio Grande Valley.

Friday morning, the Kingsville station received...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO–At the International Mail Facility at O’Hare International Airport, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers continue to seize items that make...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Over the last four days, Rio Grande Valley Sector agents seized over 1,300 pounds of marijuana and 13 pounds of cocaine.

Friday...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | Local Media Release

Steuben, Maine:  U.S. Border Patrol Agents, with assistance from U.S Coast Guard, arrested a Canadian citizen aboard a stolen fishing vessel near Pigeon...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection has extended the temporary closure of Trusted Traveler Program enrollment centers until at least July 6,...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers intercepted narcotics with an estimated street value of...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. –Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 78 checkpoint encountered two United States citizens transporting two illegal aliens concealed in...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents from Blythe Station assisted the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office during a narcotics raid on a suspected...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 86 immigration checkpoint arrested a man suspected of smuggling illegal...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release
Yuma Sector Agents Arrest Driver Following Vehicle Pursuit -

YUMA, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents arrested the driver of a load vehicle who attempted to...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector rescued two men who were at risk of drowning in the All-American Canal and...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

PORT HURON, Mich. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers encounter a 43 year-old female passenger at the Blue Water Bridged driving a stolen...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release
Multiple Rescues in Southwest Arizona -

YUMA, Ariz. – Air and Marine Operations—Yuma Air Branch working with Yuma and Tucson Sector Border Patrol, located...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Border Patrol discovers a stash house and foils four human smuggling attempts.

On Tuesday, Rio Grande Valley Sector agents working...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

WILMINGTON, Delaware – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) confirmed today that a moth that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI– In today’s economy a lot of items are bought and sold online, but hard currency is still used in day-to-day operations. When was the last time...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

DETROIT— U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations reminds travelers planning trips across the Detroit, Port Huron and Sault Ste. Marie...

Thursday, May 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

EL CENTRO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a human smuggler, previously convicted of a sexual offense, on...

Thursday, May 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

Del Rio, Texas - U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Del Rio Station arrested two human smugglers after intercepting a...

Thursday, May 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers intercepted narcotics with an estimated street value of...

Thursday, May 21, 2020 | National Media Release
SIERRA BLANCA, Texas -

Border Patrol Agents conducting immigration checkpoint operations on Interstate 10 arrested an...

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