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Lapse in Federal Funding Impact on CBP Website Operations Notice

NOTICE: Due to the lapse in federal funding, this website will not be actively managed. This website was last updated on December 21, 2018 and will not be updated until after funding is enacted. As such, information on this website may not be up to date. Transactions submitted via this website might not be processed and we will not be able to respond to inquiries until after appropriations are enacted.

 

Aviso del impacto de la interrupción de fondos federales en las operaciones del sitio web del Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés)

AVISO:  A causa de la interrupción de fondos federales, este sitio de web no será administrado activamente. La última actualización a este sitio web se realizó el 21 de diciembre de 2018 y no se harán más actualizaciones hasta que el gobierno reanude operaciones; por ende, puede que el sitio web no refleje la información más reciente. Es posible que no podamos procesar transacciones ni responder a
preguntas hasta que se reanuden operaciones.

Media Releases

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

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
BROWNSVILLE, Texas– As the holiday travel season approaches, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Port of Brownsville encourages travelers to plan ahead and avoid unnecessary delays during the upcoming...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged marijuana. CBP officers discovered the alleged narcotics, valued at approximately $21,644, hidden within a gray 2007...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
FALFURRIAS, Texas - U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a United States citizen after finding 26 illegal aliens concealed in a rental truck. 26 illegal aliens rescued by FalfurriasBorder Patrol agentsOn Friday evening, agents assigned to the...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
PEMBINA, N.D. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations announces that the Pembina Global Entry enrollment center will be open on Fridays during the month of December. During the month of December, the Global Entry...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Raul Hector Castro Port in Douglas, Arizona, detained a Mexican national Monday evening after finding him in possession of more than 350 pounds of marijuana. Officers referred a 24-...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
MARFA, Texas – Big Bend Sector Border Patrol agents were busy over the Veterans Day holiday weekend apprehending over 100 people attempting to illegally enter the country, and seizing over 1,000 pounds of marijuana. On Friday, Van Horn Station...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
MIDLAND, Texas – Six undocumented immigrants and approximately 239 pounds of marijuana were intercepted by Midland Border Patrol agents after they stopped two vehicles on I-20 after midnight last Thursday. The agents were on patrol when they noticed...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations officers working at the International Falls Port of Entry recently targeted a rail container destined to arrive in Ranier. In October, CBP officers...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents seized more than 150 pounds of marijuana, worth in excess of $75,000, during a secondary inspection of two vehicles and a camper trailer at the State Route 83 immigration checkpoint Monday evening...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from the Nogales Border Patrol Station arrested a man yesterday who was in the United States illegally and was previously convicted for rape. Monday morning, agents arrested Gerrardo Garcia, a 43-...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Brian A. Terry Station in Naco, Arizona, stopped two vehicles during separate immigration inspections Sunday and found undocumented aliens in both vehicles. Sunday morning, agents...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents arrested three undocumented criminal aliens shortly after they entered the United States illegally during separate incidents over the weekend. Agents from the Brian A. Terry Station in Naco, Arizona...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today the expansion of Global Entry Enrollment on Arrival to 11 additional international airports. Enrollment on Arrival enables conditionally-approved Global Entry applicants to complete their...
Monday, November 13, 2017 | Local Media Release
YUMA, Ariz.- Are you willing to be a part of the agencies that protect your borders? Yuma Sector Border Patrol will be hosting an open house Saturday, November 18 with all three of Customs and Border Protection’s agencies. The event will take place...
Monday, November 13, 2017 | Local Media Release
LAREDO, Texas – On November 11, 2017, Border Patrol agents seized 296.4 pounds of marijuana after responding to a report of suspicious activity near Riverside Drive in Laredo, Texas.  As the agents approached the area they discovered four abandoned...
Monday, November 13, 2017 | Local Media Release
LAREDO, Texas – On November 8, 2017, Border Patrol agents seized 17.85 pounds of cocaine in Laredo, Texas.  Agents at the Border Patrol Checkpoint on Interstate Highway 35 encountered a Chevrolet Impala at the primary lane.  The driver was...
Monday, November 13, 2017 | Local Media Release
DEL RIO, Texas - Los oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de EEUU en el Puerto de Entrada de Del Río se incautaron recientemente de una carga sospechosa de marijuana escondida dentro de un remolque comercial. Oficiales de CBP en Del Rio...
Monday, November 13, 2017 | Local Media Release
DEL RIO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Del Rio Port of Entry recently seized a load of suspected marijuana hidden inside a commercial trailer. CBP officers at Del Rio Port of Entryseized 1,305 pounds, hidden in ashipment...
Thursday, November 9, 2017 | Local Media Release
BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Brownsville Port of Entry intercepted two loads of alleged narcotics concealed under the clothes of two pedestrians who were applying for entry into the United States at...
Thursday, November 9, 2017 | Local Media Release
LAREDO, TEXAS –U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers continue to remain vigilant and this week discovered a noteworthy amount of alleged heroin valued at more than $61,000 in one enforcement action. “I commend our CBP officers for their...
Thursday, November 9, 2017 | Local Media Release
LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers recently seized a significant amount of cocaine in a commercial shipment of paper towels and rolls at World Trade Bridge. “This seizure demonstrates a great example of teamwork from...
Thursday, November 9, 2017 | Local Media Release
STERLING, Va., — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized more than $42,000 from a man boarding a flight to Ghana Tuesday at Washington Dulles International Airport. CBP officers seized $42k fromGhana-bound man November 7, 2017at...
Thursday, November 9, 2017 | Local Media Release
DETROIT— The Global Entry program is running full speed ahead and is enjoying an overwhelming success in the international travel environment. U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) encourages international travelers to sign up for Global Entry...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 | Local Media Release
CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a man who was a previous DACA recipient late Monday night near downtown Calexico. At around 11:50 p.m., on Monday, agents assigned to the Calexico Border Patrol Station were notified...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 | Local Media Release
SANDERSON, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents working in conjunction with local area law enforcement apprehended multiple subjects involved in an alien smuggling scheme early November 2. The enforcement activity began when Terrell County Sheriff...

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