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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 | Local Media Release

HIGHGATE, Vt. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Swanton Station apprehended four individuals in two separate incidents over the weekend. Two of the...

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Philadelphia seized 269 pieces of designer brand jewelry from Hong Kong March 6, which,...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On March 10, 2018, Border Patrol agents responded to a request for assistance from the Webb County Sheriff’s Office regarding a roll-over...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents interdicted three narcotic smuggling attempts resulting in the seizure of over 2,400 pounds of marijuana...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

Yuma, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents working near Quartzsite, Arizona arrested a convicted child molester and three other Mexican nationals Sunday...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Station Border Patrol agents arrested a Mexican man Sunday afternoon shortly after he illegally entered the United States south of...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Willcox Station Border Patrol agents arrested a male MS-13 gang member Friday evening at the State Route 90 Immigration Checkpoint near...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Nogales Station Border Patrol agents arrested two women in separate weekend attempts to smuggle narcotics through the Interstate 19...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested three people after they made a drug seizure at a checkpoint over the weekend.

The...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a Phoenix resident Sunday in connection to a failed smuggling attempt at Arizona’s Port...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Casa Grande Station Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported Sureno Gang member Saturday night near Vamori, Arizona.

Agents...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the El Paso port of entry seized 164.5 pounds of liquid...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas –The United States Border Patrol Rio Grande Valley Horse Patrol Unit is currently hosting a training course to include instructors from the...

Monday, March 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) CBP officers at Laredo Port of Entry in recent days seized loads of...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico - Una ceremonia de inauguración celebrada el miércoles, marcó la finalización de la construcción de un proyecto para reubicar el...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On March 7, 2018, Border Patrol agents arrested Jose Manuel Garcia Gonzalez, an illegal alien identified as a registered sex offender. ...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On March 6, 2018, Agents at the Border Patrol Checkpoint on Highway 59, near Freer, Texas encountered a utility truck at the primary lane. ...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper participating in Operation Stonegarden arrested a 24-year-old Nevada man and seized five AK-...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol partnered with Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers in Operation Stonegarden and arrested two U.S. citizens...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Nogales Station Border Patrol agents at the Interstate 19 Immigration Checkpoint arrested two Mexican nationals after finding more than 24...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. –Nogales Station Border Patrol agents apprehended two Tucson residents and seized six bundles of marijuana Thursday morning in downtown...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents from the Nogales Station arrested a previously convicted sex offender Wednesday afternoon shortly after he illegally...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

PRESIDIO, Texas -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the Presidio port of entry took custody of a fugitive...

Friday, March 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico – A ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday at the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Center here marked completion of...

Thursday, March 8, 2018 | Local Media Release

PROGRESO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Field Operations officers at the Progreso International Bridge arrested a former Texas teacher...

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