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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of Lukeville arrested a Las Vegas, Nevada resident after seizing nearly $85,...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | Local Media Release

ARTESIA, New Mexico — The United States Border Patrol Academy is celebrating the graduation of Class 1084 by holding an...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On Wednesday, March 28, 2018, U.S. Customs and Border Protection celebrated Women’s History Month during a...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Douglas Station Border Patrol agents arrested a Mexican national Tuesday afternoon wanted by the Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office in Minnesota...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Chicago O’Hare International Mail Facility are taking the detection of hazardous chemicals and...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | Local Media Release

BLAINE, Wash. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations at the

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | Local Media Release

FRONTON, Texas – Agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza, adscritos al sector de Rio Grande, observaron el lunes 26 de marzo a varios sujetos cargando bultos de...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Easter is one of the busiest travel holidays, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection is expecting an increase in border traffic.  Travelers ...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | Local Media Release

FRONTON, Texas – On Monday, March 26, Rio Grande City agents observed several subjects loading bundles of narcotics into a Chevrolet Avalanche parked near...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) encontraron y decomisaron 7 libras (3 kilos) de cocaína...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers found and seized 7 pounds (3 kilos) of cocaine,...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents working at the State Route 90 Immigration Checkpoint in Whetstone arrested a 49-year-old Hereford man after...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of Lukeville arrested a Lukeville resident, and seized more than 500 pounds of...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. –Nogales Station Border Patrol agents arrested two Phoenix women after finding undocumented aliens concealed in the trunk of their car at the...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. –Ajo Station Border Patrol agents encountered and arrested three male Mexican nationals who entered the United States illegally southwest of...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a 19-year-old male from San Luis, Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico Saturday, in connection...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. –U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of Nogales apprehended two U.S. citizens and two Mexican nationals in three...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn— U.S. Border Patrol Agents assigned to the International Falls Station detained seven people after observing them enter the United...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On March 25, 2018, Border Patrol agents arrested Ronald Eugene Hart while responding to suspicious activity by the railroad tracks near...

Tuesday, March 27, 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 33 pounds of...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On March 26, 2018, Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien associated to the Mexican Mafia Gang. The subject had just crossed the Rio...

Monday, March 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Arizona - Agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza, adscritos a la estación de Willcox,arrestaron este fin de semana a un ciudadano estadounidense y a...

Monday, March 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. –Con la semana de Pascua sobre nosotros, la Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estado Unidos (CBP por sus siglas en inglés),...

Monday, March 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – La Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza les recuerda a los viajeros a solicitar su I-94 permiso tan pronto como sea posible para...

Monday, March 26, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Willcox Station Border Patrol agents arrested one U.S. citizen and five illegal aliens during separate weekend smuggling attempts in eastern...

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