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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

MARYSVILLE, Mich— Border Patrol agents assigned to the Marysville Station have arrested a felony convicted sex offender with numerous illegal entries. 

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry detained a wanted man with an outstanding warrant for...

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Although the majority of illegal border crossers caught within Yuma Sector’s area of operations come from Mexico and from Central American...

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Yuma Station took custody of a Mexican national after he was seen climbing the border fence...

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — Saturday night, DHS partners interdicted a panga boat at sea with undocumented migrants on board.

USBP agents in coordination with CBP
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Tuesday, January 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations (AMO), Office of Field Operations (OFO), U.S. Border Patrol (USBP), and the U.S....

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers helped revive an unresponsive woman from India on Sunday at Washington Dulles International...

Monday, January 11, 2021 | Local Media Release
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Almost 60 arrests were made across the sector and over 200 pounds of marijuana was seized as Big Bend Sector continues to disrupt human and...

Monday, January 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – Freezing temperatures, winter mixes of snow and ice, and...

Monday, January 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

NEWARK, N.J. — An arriving passenger was ‘sniffed’ out by a U.S. Customs and Border Protection K-9 at Newark Liberty International Airport trying to import...

Saturday, January 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico - Agentes de Operaciones Aéreas y Marinas (AMO) de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) interceptaron el jueves por la noche 204 kilos...

Saturday, January 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents interdicted Thursday evening 450 pounds (204 kilos)...

Friday, January 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the San Ysidro Port of Entry discovered more than 120 pounds of liquid methamphetamine in...

Friday, January 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission seized nearly 600 girl’s bicycles in Baltimore recently that...

Friday, January 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assisted Imperial County Sheriff’s Department in arresting a man and recovering a stolen vehicle...

Friday, January 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO) National Air Security Operations Center—Jacksonville (NASOC...

Friday, January 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–-Cincinnati CBP officers closed out 2020 with an all-too-familiar theme—a significant seizure of counterfeit masks that were packaged advertising...

Friday, January 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville halted a shipment, arriving from Vietnam that contained more than 5,700...

Friday, January 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

PITTSBURGH – Steelers fans are expectedly excited that the playoffs start Sunday and are hopeful for a long run to the Super Bowl. They’re out buying...

Thursday, January 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Interstate Highway 35 (I-35) checkpoint stopped a human smuggling attempt involving a refrigerated...

Thursday, January 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – Within hours of each other, Laredo Sector Border Patrol, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Webb County...

Thursday, January 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. — U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents arrested a man in North County San Diego on Tuesday who was transporting cocaine in a car.

Border...
Thursday, January 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

CARRIZO SPRINGS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested two men attempting to smuggle illegal aliens through the Carrizo...

Thursday, January 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a gang member Wednesday evening.

The incident occurred at...

Thursday, January 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers and their canine partners started 2021 doing what they do best—finding a lot of drugs in...

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