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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Thursday, January 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville intercepted a shipment, arriving from Hong Kong, manifested as a jewelry set...

Thursday, January 7, 2021 | Local Media Release

JAMAICA, N.Y. — U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at John F. Kennedy International Airport seized more than 20 lbs. of swine...

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested armed smugglers attempting to smuggle two illegal aliens on Monday afternoon.

El Centro...
Wednesday, January 6, 2021 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents apprehended a man wanted by Mexican authorities near Douglas, Arizona, Monday afternoon.

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Wednesday, January 6, 2021 | Local Media Release

BRACKETTVILLE, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Brackettville Station arrested a man from...

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged methamphetamine, hidden...

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge arrested a 44-year-old woman from...

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

BRACKETTVILLE, Texas – Smugglers fired several rounds at Border Patrol agents during a lengthy vehicle pursuit, Jan. 3.

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico —  Con el fin de la temporada navideña, las operaciones de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) de EE. UU. En Puerto Rico y las Islas...

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — With the holiday season ending, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) operations in Puerto Rico and...

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – The hubbub of semi-trucks, bulldozers, excavators and the like hauling, trenching and moving their way across the southwest border came to an...

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

 

NEWARK, N.J. — U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at Newark Liberty International Airport...

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

OTAY MESA, Calif. — Early yesterday morning, San Diego Sector (SDC) Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported sex offender who had entered the U.S...

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–-The unprecedented pandemic year is finally behind us, but the search is always on in Cincinnati for fake identification documents being sent...

Monday, January 4, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a gang member Sunday afternoon.

The incident occurred at...

Friday, January 1, 2021 | Local Media Release
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Thursday, December 31, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry detained a wanted man with an outstanding warrant for...

Thursday, December 31, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — A partir del 30 de diciembre de 2020, el personal de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) de EE. UU., en todos los puertos de entrada...

Thursday, December 31, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — Effective December 31, 2020, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) personnel at all U.S. ports of entry will detain tuna and other seafood...

Thursday, December 31, 2020 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO–U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Chicago recently seized four shipments that contained dabbers, quartz banger nails, used to...

Wednesday, December 30, 2020 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. — U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents assisted in the rescue of a migrant who became stuck on the border wall last night while trying to...

Wednesday, December 30, 2020 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol seized narcotics found on First Street near downtown Calexico on Tuesday.

El Centro Border Patrol...
Wednesday, December 30, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge seized methamphetamine that...

Wednesday, December 30, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — Effective December 30, 2020, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) personnel at all U.S. ports of entry will detain palm oil and products...

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