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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents rescued an illegal alien Thursday who had been lost in the desert without water for two days, and was having...

Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. –Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended three undocumented aliens from Yemen on Wednesday.

Yuma Station agents patrolling on the...

Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. — U.S. Border Patrol agents, with the aid of the Joint Harbor Operations Center (JHOC) and Air and Marine Operations (AMO), arrested...

Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

BRACKETTVILLE, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Brackettville Station arrested a suspected smuggler and six Mexican nationals after a...

Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI– Sri Lankan chocolatiers have come up with some great chocolate candies and desserts, but recently a shipment headed to Sri Lanka was definitely...

Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

BLAINE, Wash. ― U.S. Customs and Border Protection, in coordination with Homeland Security Investigations-Immigration and Customs Enforcement, arrested a...

Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — Off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agents played a vital role in saving a man from a fiery car crash that left the driver dead in April 2020.
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Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested a woman suspected of smuggling narcotics...

Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – McAllen Border Patrol agents arrest two sex offenders with extensive criminal history.

On Wednesday morning, McAllen agents working...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Interstate Highway 35 checkpoint seized several bundles of narcotics on a commercial bus north of...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents from Wellton Station working at the immigration checkpoint on Interstate 8 seized methamphetamine in an...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. –Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended five undocumented aliens from Bangladesh on Tuesday.

Yuma Station agents patrolling near...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the World Trade Bridge intercepted a shipment...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents, in a single enforcement action, thwarted a human smuggling attempt and recovered a stolen trailer at the Border...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

DALLAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Dallas Fort Worth port of entry recently intercepted two separate shipments containing a...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico - Agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza de y oficiales del Servicio de Pesca y Vida Silvestre de Estados Unidos detuvieron a tres...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

JACKMAN, Maine – On the morning of May 12, U.S. Border Patrol Agents from the Jackman, Maine Border Patrol Station arrested five Mexican Nationals illegally...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico –US Border Patrol agents and US Fish and Wildlife officers apprehended three aliens Tuesday, two from the Dominican Republic and one...

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

LORDSBURG, N.M. – U.S. Border Patrol agents’ vigilance paid off while working near Lordsburg, New Mexico, leading to the arrest of an aggravated felon.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today announced that Border Patrol agents foiled a drug smuggling operation in South Texas with the...

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. –Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents working at the immigration checkpoint on Interstate 8 encountered three subjects, two with outstanding state...

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Eagle Pass Port of Entry seized undeclared...

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. –Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents working at the I-95 Immigration Checkpoint near Quartzsite encountered a vehicle with two subjects, both with...

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAVANNAH, GA. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Savannah Seaport seized 5,000 stuffed toy ducks after...

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Border Patrol agents recently arrested three sex offenders in the Rio Grande Valley.

Last Thursday, Brownsville agents observed and...

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