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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Friday, April 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, TEXAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Eagle Pass Port of Entry intercepted a...

Friday, April 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers and Import Specialists in the Port of San Juan recently...

Friday, April 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–-On April 7, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati inspected a large shipment from China and found what appeared to be...

Friday, April 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

MASSENA, N.Y. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection warns border crossers that they face severe consequences for port running, or departing CBP’s Massena, N....

Friday, April 16, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced 11 tentative selections for new reimbursable services agreements today that will enhance security...

Thursday, April 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

 

COLUMBUS, N.M. – The man being sought in connection with a shooting in Columbus that left a man dead is now in custody after a...

Thursday, April 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

PORT ANGELES, Wash. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection, United States Border Patrol agents assigned to the Port Angeles Station seized...

Thursday, April 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) disrupted alien smuggling cases. 

On Tuesday afternoon, RGV agents...

Thursday, April 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas —On Thursday, April 15, 2021, the United States Border Patrol Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector hosted their fourth Head of the Class Ceremony...

Thursday, April 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley arrested three illegal aliens with prior convictions for sexual crimes against children...

Thursday, April 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector arrested a convicted murderer, April 14.

“Our agents are doing a great job...

Thursday, April 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

HOUSTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Houston Seaport intercepted a shipment of counterfeit N95 masks that with an estimated...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. — San Diego Sector Border Patrol agents witnessed a smuggler drop a two-year-old child from atop the 18-foot-high border wall into...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | 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...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge seized $2,280,000 worth of alleged...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif.- U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Cento Sector rescued three illegal aliens within 24 hours’ time near Jacumba Wilderness region near...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI—Over the past six weeks, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati seized 1,196 counterfeit keys, key fobs, key fob covers...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested an illegal alien Tuesday night with a prior conviction for a sexual...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

BOSTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) continued effort to combat the spread of COVID-19 via travel across our borders by reminding travelers...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo and Anzalduas International Bridges arrested two women in...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents identified two fraudulent family units while processing different events over the weekend.  

An eight-...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents disrupted two human smuggling events resulting in 60 arrests.

Yesterday, a La...

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents arrested a convicted murderer and a female Mara-Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang member.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – A Yuma Sector Border Patrol canine sniffed out more than seven pounds of fentanyl Monday afternoon, his second major drug seizure within a...

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