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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Friday, April 2, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents disrupted five human smuggling events resulting in the arrest of 86...

Friday, April 2, 2021 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector Headquarters encountered a rollover accident near Normandy, March...

Friday, April 2, 2021 | Local Media Release

CARRIZO SPRINGS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector’s Carrizo Springs Station discovered narcotics in a...

Friday, April 2, 2021 | National Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas — U.S. Customs and Border Protection today announced the opening of a soft-sided facility in Eagle Pass, Texas. The facility’s primary...

Thursday, April 1, 2021 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a woman and two men attempting to smuggle methamphetamine through the immigration...

Thursday, April 1, 2021 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) reminds the public that travel restrictions remain in place as the Easter holiday approaches. 

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Thursday, April 1, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – A driver who fled from Blythe Border Patrol agents rolled his vehicle on Interstate 10 Wednesday morning.

A vehicle with two illegal...
Thursday, April 1, 2021 | Local Media Release

Marathon, Fla. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents teamed up with U.S. Marshals on Wednesday to apprehend a wanted...

Thursday, April 1, 2021 | Local Media Release
Travel Advisory

DETROIT - U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Detroit Field Office reminds all travelers that land border crossings are closed to all...

Thursday, April 1, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – A multi-agency team discovered more than 44 pounds of cocaine on Wednesday during a freighter inspection in the Chesapeake Bay near Annapolis,...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized a clone vehicle and arrest eighteen illegal aliens Wednesday afternoon.

El Centro Sector...
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

HOUSTON – A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialist K9 team working at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport intercepted a passenger...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release
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Sasabe, Ariz —U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents and the U.S. Border Patrol’s...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Tuesday, Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector Border Patrol agents discovered the illegal aliens in two tractor trailer human smuggling...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

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SANTA TERESA, N.M. – U.S. Border Patrol Agents responded to a potentially life-threatening situation involving two female tender-aged...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

PORTAL N.D. — A U.S. Border Patrol agent from the Grand Forks Sector saved a man from a brush fire near the Short Creek Recreation Area along the...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents responded to a request for assistance from Yuma County Sheriff’s deputies following a bailout from a vehicle...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release
Ambrose Port of Entry

PORTAL N.D. — U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Grand Forks Sector arrested two Romanian nationals after they illegally entered the...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents, along with Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Laredo Police Department (LPD),...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release
Counterfeit Louis Vuitton Purse

 

PORT HURON, MI. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations at the Blue Water Bridge...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Monday, Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol agents disrupted two human smuggling events resulting in the arrest of 29 illegal aliens.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

JAMAICA, N.Y. – This wasn’t the usual game of peek-a-boo, but U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers won anyway after they discovered 29 finches...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Los oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) que trabajaban en el Puerto de Entrada del Puente...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Gateway International Bridge Port of Entry seized $78,781 in bulk,...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

ST. ALBANS, Vt. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Port of Highgate Springs seized 1,331lbs. of marijuana in a commercial shipment...

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