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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Thursday, May 31, 2018 | Local Media Release

ALPINE, Texas – The Big Bend Area Law Enforcement Officers Association (BBALEOA) honored officers and agents who died in the...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico - Agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza adscritos al Negociado de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés), detuvo...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico – U.S Border Patrol apprehended five illegal aliens from the Dominican Republic that were intercepted by the U.S. Coast Guard on...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

Edinburg, Texas – Durante el fin de semana del Memorial Day, la Patrulla Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos del sector del Valle de Río Grande detectó un alto...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

Edinburg, Texas – En el sector del Valle del Río Grande (RGV) de la Patrulla Fronteriza de Estados Unidos se ha observado un aumento en la actividad...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On May 23, 2018, Border Patrol Agents assigned to the Laredo Sector and Del Rio Sector coordinated their efforts to rescue an illegal alien...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On May 12, 2018, Border Patrol Agents assigned to the Laredo Sector Marine Unit located the body of a deceased subject in the Rio Grande...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On May 23, 2018, Laredo Sector Border Patrol Agents in conjunction with Air and Marine Operations, rescued an illegal alien lost in a ranch...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas –Border Patrol agents arrested three illegal aliens and one Mexican Mafia gang member on May 29, 2018. 

Border Patrol Agents responded...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – During May 24 through May 29, 2018, Laredo Sector Border Patrol Agents rescued a total of 23 illegal aliens in 11 separate events.  The...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On May 28, 2018, the Laredo Sector Canine Unit participated in the 4th Annual UISD Narcotics Canine Competition that was held at the...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – Camila Sanmiguel, a senior at Alexander High School, was selected as the Laredo Sector Border Patrol Youth of the Year for 2018.  Laredo...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On May 29, 2018, Laredo Sector Border Patrol Agents coordinated with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in an operation which...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On May 30, 2018, the Laredo West Border Patrol Station rescued an illegal alien lost in a ranch near Laredo, Texas.  The subject claimed to...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations, Laredo Port of Entry recently participated and earned first place recognition...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – The U.S. Border Patrol Rio Grande Valley Sector detected a high level of illicit activity at the immigration checkpoints over the Memorial...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – The U.S. Border Patrol Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector has seen an increase in illicit border activity.

High temperatures are coming to...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Friday, McAllen agents arrested a Guatemalan national near La Joya, Texas as he attempted to illegally enter the United States. Record...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | Local Media Release

CHAMPLAIN, N.Y. - La semana pasada, agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza de Estados Unidos, adscritos a la Estación de Champlain, interceptaron un intento de...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | Local Media Release

ANZALDUAS, Texas-EE.UU. Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza, Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO por sus siglas en inglés) en el Puente Internacional de Anzalduas...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | Local Media Release

ANZALDUAS, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Anzalduas International Bridge arrested a 23-year-old woman...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | Local Media Release

WOODSTOCK, N.H. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Swanton Sector had a busy few days May 27 – May 29, including arresting 17 illegal aliens and...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | Local Media Release

CHAMPLAIN, N.Y. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Champlain Station intercepted an alien smuggling attempt in Champlain last week.

On Tuesday...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | Local Media Release

NEW ORLEANS, LA – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is hiring and hosting a U.S. Federal Agency recruitment event. CBP and other Federal Agencies are...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers made multiple arrests and seizures over the busy holiday weekend at several area border...

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