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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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01-26-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas — The Border Patrol’s Rio Grande Valley Sector in collaboration with the Mexican State of Tamaulipas, identified 10 new suspects targeted…

01-26-2021 | Local Media Release

Eureka, Montana – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Eureka Border Patrol Station attempted to stop a vehicle suspected of transporting persons who…

01-26-2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge arrested a 21-year-old woman, a U.S…

01-26-2021 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized more than one gallon of liquid ketamine Saturday in Philadelphia.

CBP officers…
01-26-2021 | Local Media Release

MIAMI, Fla.—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents and federal partners seized approximately $500,000 in…

01-26-2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Brownsville Port of Entry intercepted alleged narcotics in three separate…

01-26-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Thursday, U.S. Border Patrol agents encounter 99 illegal aliens in stash houses and rescue another 62 during several incidents.

01-26-2021 | Local Media Release

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

01-26-2021 | Local Media Release
Nepenthes species carnivorous plants  are endangered
because the wild population has been over harvested.

HONOLULU— U.S. Customs and Border Protection…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry apprehended a man with an active warrant for aggravated sexual…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release

Santa Barbara, Calif. - On January 21, 2021, at approximately 10:30 a.m., Regional Coordinating Mechanism (ReCoM) partners working with CBP intercepted a…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – In a busy 72-hour period, Laredo Sector Border Patrol interdicts several human smuggling attempts at its checkpoints and apprehends 172…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico – Agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza, con el apoyo de la Guardia Costera de los Estados Unidos, incautaron el sábado 71…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine, fentanyl and heroin in two separate smuggling attempts Saturday morning…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release
Editors note: click photo for video of rescue

TUCSON, Ariz. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO)

agents and U.S.…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – On Thursday, Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Border Patrol agents seized over 275 pounds of marijuana, valued at over $220K.

Yesterday…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release

JACUMBA, Calif. — Saturday afternoon, San Diego Sector (SDC) Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported sex offender who had entered the U.S.…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Minneapolis recently seized two shipments containing designer apparel worth more…

01-25-2021 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico – US Border Patrol agents, with the support of the US Coast Guard, seized Saturday 157 pounds (71 Kilos) of cocaine and arrested two…

01-23-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry seized hard narcotics valued…

01-22-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Corpus Christi Border Patrol Station agents apprehended a subject previously arrested for Criminal Sex Conduct with a minor, and Fort…

01-22-2021 | Local Media Release

CHAMPLAIN, N.Y. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Champlain Port of Entry Cargo Facility seized more than 1,545 lbs. of marijuana…

01-22-2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Los oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) que trabajaban en el puerto de entrada de Brownsville…

01-22-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo North Station respond to a concerned citizen’s report and prevent a human smuggling event in…

01-22-2021 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents stopped a human smuggling attempt on January 20, 2021. The subsequent investigation connected a couple in that…