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Monday, January 24, 2022 | Local Media Release

NEW ORLEANS, La— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced the implementation of Simplified Arrival at six airports in...

Monday, January 24, 2022 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), officers at the Laredo Port of Entry, detained two male subjects wanted for...

Monday, January 24, 2022 | Local Media Release

PROGRESO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Field Operations officers working an outbound operation at the Progreso...

Friday, January 21, 2022 | Local Media Release

San Miguel, Ariz —U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) and U. S. Border Patrol agents evacuate a female migrant from the...

Friday, January 21, 2022 | Local Media Release

MASSENA, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Port of Entry seized multiple vacuum-sealed packages of marijuana concealed in the...

Friday, January 21, 2022 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the San Ysidro port of entry Wednesday discovered two women hidden in a specially built...

Friday, January 21, 2022 | Local Media Release

PORT HURON, Mich. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations seized over 2,027 pounds of Marijuana within the trailer of an...

Friday, January 21, 2022 | Local Media Release

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana — On Tuesday, January 11, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers (CBPOs) at the port of New Orleans...

Friday, January 21, 2022 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested an undocumented individual convicted of murder.

Agents assigned...

Friday, January 21, 2022 | Local Media Release

INDIANAPOLIS— Fraudulent driver’s licenses, which can be used for criminal activity or fraud, continue to be found by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 | Local Media Release

PEMBINA N.D. — U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Grand Forks Sector stopped a smuggling attempt yesterday near Humboldt, Minnesota, rescuing five...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector Border Patrol Agents disrupted five migrant smuggling attempts in collaboration with local law enforcement...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Eagle Pass South Station encountered a convicted felon in possession of a...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection is aware of numerous telephone scams targeting residents nationwide. 

Individuals...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – Border Patrol Agents assigned to the Del Rio Station were notified that a child was lost while attempting to cross the...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued two individuals in the Jacumba Wilderness region Monday evening.

At...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 | Local Media Release
Border Patrol agents  find 14 undocumented
individuals  inside a motor home in Yuma, Ariz. 

YUMA, Ariz. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a Forks Township, Pa., man at Philadelphia International Airport today who is wanted on...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 | Local Media Release

UVALDE, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Uvalde Border Patrol Immigration Checkpoint on Highway 90 encountered a stolen...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today that beginning Feb. 1, the Mobile Passport Control...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – In two separate events, Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents provided timely assistance that prevented further injuries and suffering which...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Border Patrol agents assigned to the Cotulla Station and local law enforcement partners discover multiple stolen vehicles involved in human...

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents stopped two alleged human smuggling attempts at the Interstate 35 checkpoint, resulting in the...

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 | Local Media Release

FALFURRIAS, Texas – Falfurrias Border Patrol Station (FLF) agents interdicted two migrant smuggling events in tractor trailers at the Falfurrias Border...

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 | Local Media Release
Border Patrol agents stopped a marijuana 
​​​​smuggling attempt near El Cenizo, Texas.

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents stopped a...

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