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Media Releases

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry detained two men with outstanding warrants for sexual offenses...

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Eagle Port of Entry seized over $190,000 in...

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 | Local Media Release

BOSTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers assigned to the Anti-Terrorism Contraband Enforcement Team (A-TCET) in Boston seized a shipment...

Monday, September 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Over the weekend, Border Patrol agents thwarted three smuggling cases that led to the rescue of two aliens confined in a vehicle...

Monday, September 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

BLAINE, Wash. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations Seattle Director Brian Humphrey recently presented Seattle Federal...

Monday, September 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the El Centro Sector successfully located two men who were lost in the desert near Ocotillo Sunday...

Monday, September 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents from the Wellton Station arrested a United States citizen at the Interstate 8 immigration checkpoint after...

Monday, September 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico –U.S. Border Patrol agents and Puerto Rico Police seized Friday 193 pounds (87.4 Kilos) of cocaine found inside an abandoned vessel...

Monday, September 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Hebbronville Station rescued several...

Monday, September 21, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—A pesar de la pandemia del COVID-19 y la implementación de restricciones de viajes para prevenir la proliferación de la enfermedad, traficantes...

Monday, September 21, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—Despite the COVID-19 pandemic and implementation of several travel restrictions to prevent the spread of the disease, human smugglers continue to...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

del rio, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents made several arrests with the assistance of CBP Air and Marine Operations’ Unmanned...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge seized narcotics that totaled...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas-EE.UU. Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza, Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO por sus siglas en inglés) en la instalación de carga del Puente...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility intercepted $2,361,500...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a U.S citizen after finding methamphetamine in a highly modified work truck at the immigration checkpoint...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized nearly $340,000 during six outbound seizures of unreported currency in one week at...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents seized more than 17 pounds of fentanyl at the Interstate 19 Immigration Checkpoint near Amado, Arizona, Thursday...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas-EE.UU. Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza, Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO por sus siglas en inglés) en la instalación de carga del Puente...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

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

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

DETROIT— U.S. Border Patrol agents along with Michigan DNR officers, and an EMS officer team up to rescue man from edge of MacArthur Bridge suffering from a...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville recently seized a shipment containing two boxes of high end designer items...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI— On Tuesday, September 15, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati seized a shipment containing 29 pounds of cocaine...

Thursday, September 17, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Since Monday, U.S. Border Patrol Agents working in conjunction with multiple law enforcement agencies discovered five stash houses and 35...

Thursday, September 17, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents identify a gang member and a wanted child molester.

Yesterday afternoon, Rio Grande Valley Sector agents...

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