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Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — U.S. Border Patrol agents working alongside, San Diego Fire Department, and Cal Fire rescued two people during two events this weekend.
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Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Otay Mesa port of entry Monday found more than 139 pounds of liquid methamphetamine...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents at the Interstate 19 Immigration Checkpoint near Amado, Arizona, arrested a Phoenix...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector agents arrested a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipient from California and apprehended multiple illegal aliens...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents patrolling near Lukeville, Arizona, arrested an El Salvadorian man with a felony conviction for attempted sex...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge intercepted a mixture of hard...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents thwarted multiple smuggling events and apprehended 21 illegal aliens over a four-day period.

In the...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents rescued multiple illegal aliens in distress, including one unconscious female, after receiving an emergency...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

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

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents identified a sex offender amongst a group of illegal aliens. 

On Monday afternoon, Border Patrol agents...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers working at the El Paso ports of entry had a busy 48 hours leading to seven drug busts in a...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Since Sunday, Border Patrol agents rescued four illegal aliens including two with significant medical issues.

On Sunday, the Kleberg...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – In a busy holiday weekend, Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents continued to locate and render aid to several...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents working the Interstate 19 Immigration Checkpoint near Amado, arrested a man for smuggling fentanyl inside his...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a man on Monday convicted of a sexual offense.

The incident...

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

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

The incident...

Monday, July 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

TECATE, Calif. — San Diego Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported sex-offender who attempted to enter the U.S. illegally Sunday morning...

Monday, July 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Since Thursday, Border Patrol agents seized more than $1M dollars worth of drugs and arrested seven people in connection to the failed...

Monday, July 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents stop four separate alien smuggling attempts resulting in the arrest of 12 people.

On Thursday afternoon,...

Monday, July 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico - Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos (CBP) confiscó el viernes 6 pistolas semiautomáticas y 9 cargadores de...

Monday, July 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) seized Friday 6 semiautomatic pistols and 9 pistol magazines inside a toolbox sent via air...

Monday, July 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—Counterfeit products continue to arrive at the Express Consignment Operations mailing facility in Louisville, and U.S. Customs and Border...

Monday, July 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents intercepted a human smuggling attempt at the Border Patrol checkpoint on U.S. Highway 83 northwest of Laredo.

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Monday, July 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Brownsville and Matamoros International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged...

Monday, July 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAVANNAH, GA. – Since the beginning of 2020, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers assigned to the Area Port of Savannah, Georgia, have...

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