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Media Releases

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector, rescued four distressed people, in two separate events, who were drowning in area...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

SAN ANGELO, Texas - Por el tercer año consecutivo, un sistema de aviones no tripulados, Predator B (UAS) de Aduanas y Protección de Fronteras, Aire y Marina...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas - Los agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza de EEUU de la estación Eagle Pass South arrestaron a un delincuente sexual convicto que había sido...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Eagle Pass South Station arrested a convicted sex offender who had been removed from the United States...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

ALPINE, Texas – Three newly hired Border Patrol trainees took their Oath of Office at the 9/11 Memorial in front of the Alpine...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Nogales Station Border Patrol agents working at the Interstate 19 Immigration Checkpoint Friday morning detained two United States citizens...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

SAN ANGELO, Texas – For its third consecutive year, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) Predator B unmanned aircraft...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) reached a historic milestone on Feb. 24 deploying the last of the major scheduled core trade...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

DERBY LINE, Vt. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Newport Station apprehended five Romanian citizens as they attempted to illegally enter the United...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Willcox Station assisted an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper in apprehending two Tucson men...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Nogales Border Patrol agents at the Interstate 19 immigration checkpoint arrested an 18-year-old U.S. citizen from Nogales, Arizona, after...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from the Willcox Station arrested a Bisbee man and two illegal aliens early Saturday at the immigration...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from the Nogales Station, along with Nogales Police Department officers, rescued 12 Mexican nationals...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. –U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of Nogales apprehended a 27-year-old Mexican man after he attempted to smuggle...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Indio Station arrested two teenaged bus passengers for smuggling narcotics on...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On February 26, 2018, Border Patrol agents arrested Leonias Guillen-Morales, a Mexican National, who was previously convicted as a Sex...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On February 23, 2018, Agents at the Border Patrol Checkpoint on Interstate Highway 35, north of Laredo, Texas encountered a box truck at the...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) CBP officers at Laredo Port of Entry hit a three-run homer this weekend,...

Monday, February 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – A Yuma Sector Border Patrol agent working along the Colorado River near Yuma rescued a Honduran national from drowning Sunday evening.

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Friday, February 23, 2018 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge arrested a 56-year-old male Mexican...

Friday, February 23, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On February 23, 2018, Agents at the Border Patrol Checkpoint on Interstate Highway 35, north of Laredo, Texas encountered a box truck at the...

Friday, February 23, 2018 | Local Media Release

NEW ENGLAND – In the last 24 hours, multiple enforcement actions were adjudicated by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers in New England,...

Friday, February 23, 2018 | Local Media Release

BURKE, N.Y. – Early Tuesday morning, Border Patrol agents assigned to the Burke Station arrested Ibrahim Evelek, a citizen of Turkey, age 30, during a...

Friday, February 23, 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 made four drug seizures...

Friday, February 23, 2018 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge arrested a man who was wanted for...

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