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Friday, July 23, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to Laredo North Station prevented a narcotic smuggling attempt and seized several bundles of...

Friday, July 23, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – Border Patrol agents assigned to the Hebbronville Station found a horse trailer being used for human smuggling after law enforcement...

Friday, July 23, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers seized narcotics in one...

Friday, July 23, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol Search Trauma and Rescue (BORSTAR) and Freer Station agents rescued and provided aid to a lost individual...

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector agents from the Laredo North Station intercepted a human smuggling attempt at the Border Patrol checkpoint on Interstate...

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Working quickly, Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Freer Station provided needed aid to an individual involved in an...

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

MISSION, Texas –U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Anzalduas International Bridge apprehended...

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo/Pharr/Anzalduas Port of Entry...

Friday, July 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers seized hard narcotics in four...

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Agents from the Cotulla Station, with the assistance of the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), prevented undocumented individuals from...

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector agents from the Laredo West Station apprehended over 100 undocumented...

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Over a span of five days, Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents along with federal law enforcements partners, Texas Department of Public Safety...

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – The United States and Mexico have announced 10 new criminal targets for their “Se Busca Información” initiative during a press conference...

Friday, July 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents stopped a human smuggling attempt before it began.  Among the group of subjects, two wanted criminal...

Friday, July 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists at the Pharr International Bridge discovered a rare pest, a...

Thursday, July 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Air and Marine Operations (AMO) Laredo Air Branch crew detection, surveillance, and tracking operations...

Thursday, July 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents stopped two narcotics smuggling attempts, seizing almost 900 lbs. of marijuana near the Rio Grande River.

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Thursday, July 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Over a 24-hour period, Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents and law enforcement partners exposed two stash houses and arrested over 70...

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Los oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) en el Puente Internacional Veteranos interceptaron una...

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Veterans International Bridge intercepted a load of...

Friday, July 2, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers seized hard narcotics in four...

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Picture yourself in this situation: 100 plus degree Fahrenheit weather, locked in a trailer in complete darkness, no circulating air, 100...

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