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Monday, November 23, 2020 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents made two significant arrests this past weekend.  

On November 20 at approximately 6 a.m., Lordsburg Border...

Monday, November 23, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas– La Oficina de Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO) de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) de EE. UU. en el Puerto de Entrada de Laredo anunció a...

Monday, November 23, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas– U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) at Laredo Port of Entry announced via a recent trade bulletin that...

Monday, November 23, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol Agents assigned to the Blythe Station arrested two U.S. citizens after finding two illegal aliens hidden in the...

Monday, November 23, 2020 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a gang member Monday morning.

The incident occurred at...

Monday, November 23, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents located and rescued a missing contracted employee working near the Andrade Port of Entry Saturday after...

Friday, November 20, 2020 | National Media Release

MIAMI — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of Simplified Arrival at Miami International Airport (MIA).

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Friday, November 20, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS)...

Friday, November 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – A 64-year-old U.S. citizen, Alvaro Castillo, initially encountered by U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers working at the Presidio...

Friday, November 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

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

Friday, November 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge made three compact but significant...

Friday, November 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the checkpoint on U.S. Highway 83 discovered a human smuggling attempt in which people were being...

Friday, November 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

RANGELEY, Maine – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rangeley Border Patrol Station arrested the subject of a felony warrant and rescued the subject of a...

Friday, November 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

EL CENTRO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested an illegal alien Thursday night with an active warrant for a sexual...

Friday, November 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents arrest 100 illegal aliens during three enforcement actions.

Yesterday afternoon, Rio...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents patrolling on the Tohono O’odham reservation near the town of Komelik arrested four people while conducting a...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Interstate Highway 35 checkpoint foiled a human smuggling attempt in a flatbed trailer north of...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

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

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge kept a 21-year-old woman, a U.S....

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas-Oficiales de EE.UU. Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza, Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO por sus siglas en inglés) en la instalación de carga del Puente...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas—Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility hit the...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL, Calif. — U.S. Border Patrol El Centro Sector (ELC) has experienced an increase of dangerous narcotics seizures within the past two months when...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Wednesday, Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents seized more than $565K worth of narcotics.

Yesterday afternoon, Rio...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a woman attempting to smuggle two illegal aliens inside her vehicle’s trunk at the I-19 Immigration...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

ROMA, Texas – Border Patrol agents continue to locate abandoned children along the Rio Grande.

Yesterday evening, Rio Grande City agents working in...

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