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Media Releases

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.

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07-01-2022 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – As far as adoptions go, U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Baltimore Field Office feels they got lucky to add the Area Port of Norfolk-Newport…

07-01-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents arrested three gang members and two previously convicted sex offenders within 24-hours…

07-01-2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Del Rio Sector apprehended three large groups of migrants in less than six…

07-01-2022 | Local Media Release

“Transnational criminal organizations are relentless in attempting to smuggle contraband,” Augusto Reyes, Director of the Caribbean Air and Marine Branch…

07-01-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – In recent days, Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents encountered 1,171 migrants in eight large groups…

06-30-2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector arrested two convicted sex offenders in two separate events shortly after they…

06-30-2022 | National Media Release

“Our partnership with the World Customs Organization is vital to achieving our mission of facilitating legitimate trade and travel while protecting…

06-30-2022 | Local Media Release

OTAY MESA, Calif. – U.S Customs and Border Protection Officers from the Otay Mesa Port of Entry intercepted more than $1.1 million  worth of  narcotics on…

06-30-2022 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector Border Patrol Search, Trauma and Rescue (BORSTAR) team along with military rescue…

06-30-2022 | National Media Release

The Strategy establishes a proactive model to combat the negative impacts of climate change on the agency’s trade mission while strengthening existing…

06-30-2022 | Local Media Release

DETROIT - U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations expects heavier than usual border traffic amid the summer season…

06-30-2022 | Local Media Release

INDIO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two United States citizens accused of smuggling narcotics Wednesday early morning. 

06-29-2022 | Local Media Release

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

06-29-2022 | Local Media Release

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

06-29-2022 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the ports of entry in the San Diego and Imperial Valley Counties intercepted two major…

06-29-2022 | Local Media Release
Nogales, Ariz.
Nogales, Ariz.

Nogales, AZ - U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Program Management Office Directorate (PMOD) has installed a 22-Meter Persistent…

06-29-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents arrested two convicted sex offenders and nine gang members over the past week.

06-28-2022 | Local Media Release

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

06-28-2022 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – A New Jersey man gambled on being a high roller, but his attempt was just a bad bet as U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers called his…

06-28-2022 | Local Media Release

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

06-28-2022 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico— US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents interdicted Monday a vessel with two occupants…

06-27-2022 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky— Since May 1, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Port of Louisville have stopped 407 pounds of drugs heading to…

06-27-2022 | Local Media Release

INDIO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a United States citizen accused of smuggling narcotics Friday afternoon. 

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06-25-2022 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced its intention to nominate U.S. Department of Commerce…

06-24-2022 | Local Media Release

DETROIT - U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of the Commissioner, Office of Intergovernmental Public Liaison is pleased to announce…