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Friday, October 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued an undocumented individual in the Jacumba Wilderness region near Ocotillo, early...

Friday, October 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

Yuma, AZ. – On October 13, 2021, Hector Alvarez was captured by members of the United States Marshals Service Task Force based on...

Friday, October 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo South Station rescued two children who were stranded in the Rio Grande River near...

Friday, October 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Friday, October 15, 2021 | Local Media Release
ALPINE, Texas – Alpine Border Patrol agents arrested a convicted sex offender early in the morning of Oct. 14, 2021. Texas Department of Public Safety along...
Friday, October 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge apprehended...

Friday, October 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Friday, October 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge apprehended...

Thursday, October 14, 2021 | Local Media Release
EL Paso Sector -

SANTA TERESA, N.M. – A Mexican national recently arrested in Santa Teresa, New Mexico by the United States Border Patrol was repatriated...

Thursday, October 14, 2021 | Local Media Release
Border Patrol agents from the Laredo South Station arrested
a convicted sex offender 

 LAREDO, Texas – Border Patrol agents from the Laredo...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a United States citizen in possession of a of loaded firearm and drug contraband at an...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a United States citizen accused of smuggling fentanyl through an immigration checkpoint...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector rescued an individual who was at risk of drowning in the All-American Canal...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents encountered and seized narcotics left behind in an abandoned house early Tuesday morning.

The...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

ROMA, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers intercepted over $200,000 in...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents working the Interstate 19 Immigration Checkpoint near...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON - En una ceremonia virtual de corte de cinta, el 7 de octubre, Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos (CBP) junto con el Embajador de...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — In a virtual ribbon cutting ceremony on October 7, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) along with the Ambassador of Uruguay, the National...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector encountered a seven-year-old abandoned by a smuggler Tuesday morning. 

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

Yuma, Ariz. — Air and Marine Operations (AMO) Yuma Air Branch aircrews and Ajo Station Border Patrol agents rescued an individual in distress in Southern...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge Cargo Facility...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents arrested two Mara-Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang members, two migrants with previous...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas –Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents apprehend 24 migrants that used a train to travel further...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

DALLAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Dallas Fort Worth International Airport intercepted a shipment manifested as pencil bags...

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