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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Friday, October 23, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – In a period of just over 30 hours, numerous human smuggling events were intercepted throughout the Laredo Sector’s area of operations that...

Thursday, October 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) en el Puente Internacional Gateway interceptaron una carga...

Thursday, October 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

ALEXANDRIA BAY, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection along with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) hosted a ribbon cutting at the...

Thursday, October 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

BELLINGHAM, Wash.  — U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO), Bellingham Air and Marine Branch conducted aerial...

Thursday, October 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

Del rio, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Del Rio Sector continue to see an increase in the number of...

Thursday, October 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged fentanyl, hidden within a...

Thursday, October 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati seized 11 counterfeit Richard Mille watches originating from Hong Kong and...

Thursday, October 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Eagle Pass Station rescued two minors from the Rio Grande River,...

Thursday, October 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—During the last 12 months, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers in Louisville, KY have, on a nightly basis, seized counterfeit...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a registered sex offender after he illegally re-entered the country southwest of Sells, Arizona, Tuesday...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

BELLINGHAM, Wash.  — U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s, Air and Marine Operations (AMO), Bellingham Air and Marine Branch conducted aerial surveillance,...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

MINNEAPOLIS— U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Minneapolis recently seized almost 2,500 unapproved tire rims exported from Thailand.

On...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

SALTON SEA, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine Tuesday afternoon.

The incident occurred at approximately 3:20 p.m...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

SALTON SEA, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized dangerous narcotics during a smuggling attempt Tuesday morning.

The incident...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers facilitating lawful trade encountered tractor trailers with a combined estimated street...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) de Estados Unidos publicó hoy un resumen de los esfuerzos...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) released a summary today of fiscal year (FY) 2020 border...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI—On October 16, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati intercepted a shipment containing three handguns and seven...

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—In Fiscal Year (FY) 2020, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) prevented importers from evading $287 million in duties owed to the U.S....

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO ― U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the San Ysidro Port of Entry apprehended a man wanted for vehicular manslaughter in Los Angeles...

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents patrolling in southeastern Arizona arrested two previously incarcerated sex offenders in separate incidents Monday...

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

MIAMI — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Miami International Airport intercepted an air cargo shipment containing ancient stone carvings...

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol and Mexican authorities seized narcotics on their respective sides of the border during a binational...

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

Ogdensburg, N.Y. - On Sunday, October 18, U.S. Border Patrol Agents encountered Nam Huu Nguyen, 46, a Vietnam national following a vehicle stop near...

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande City agents encounter two Mexican nationals with extensive criminal history.

Yesterday afternoon, Rio Grande City agents...

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