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Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge apprehended...

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | Local Media Release

DETROIT— U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Detroit Station foiled an attempt by a Canadian man to sneak into the U.S. utilizing cross border freight...

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Los oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) de EE. UU. que trabajan en el Puente Internacional Los...

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at the Los Indios International Bridge seized undeclared...

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested an undocumented individual with a prior sexual offense conviction,...

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—Officers at U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) have noticed an increasing number of third-party sites attempting to mimic official U.S....

Monday, May 2, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) agents arrested two criminal migrants and three 18th Street gang members.

On April 29, McAllen Border...

Monday, May 2, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents disrupted four human smuggling events and encountered two large...

Monday, May 2, 2022 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On Friday, April 29, Laredo Sector Border Patrol welcomed its newest Chief Patrol Agent, Carl E. Landrum. A Change of...

Monday, May 2, 2022 | Local Media Release

INDIANAPOLIS–-On April 27 and 29 , U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Indianapolis seized two shipments of Rolex watches deemed to be...

Monday, May 2, 2022 | Local Media Release

PEMBROKE PINES, Florida - Over the weekend, U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Miami Sector along with support from U.S. Customs and Border...

Monday, May 2, 2022 | Local Media Release

VAN BUREN, ME - On April 23, 2022, a vehicle illegally crossed the U.S. border near Van Buren, Maine. Border Patrol Agents from the Van Buren Station...

Friday, April 29, 2022 | Local Media Release

BLAINE, Wash. — With the easing of many of the COVID-19 travel restrictions at the northern border, U.S. Customs and Border Protection is seeing an uptick...

Friday, April 29, 2022 | Local Media Release
El Paso Sector -

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol Agents from El Paso Sector rescued seven stranded migrants during separate events in the last seven...

Friday, April 29, 2022 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – Former Baltimore teacher and current Annandale, Va., resident Stephen T. Maloney officially assumed command of U.S. Customs and Border...

Friday, April 29, 2022 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Trusted Traveler Programs topped 10 million total members during the month of March, and is expected...

Friday, April 29, 2022 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at El Paso area ports of entry seized cocaine and methamphetamine with an estimated...

Friday, April 29, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents provided medical assistance to an injured motorist and disrupted...

Friday, April 29, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) agents disrupt two smuggling attempts and encounter three large groups.

On April 29, Falfurrias...

Thursday, April 28, 2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Del Rio Sector arrested a suspect in a missing persons case shortly after he illegally entered...

Thursday, April 28, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector agents arrested three gang members and a convicted sex offender.

On April 26, RGV...

Thursday, April 28, 2022 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—Yesterday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville intercepted a shipment containing 15 pounds of illegal ketamine....

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | Local Media Release

SALTON SEA, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a United States citizen attempting to smuggle narcotics through an immigration...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents disrupted three human smuggling events and encountered two large...

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – One U.S. man traveling home from the Dominican Republic made his U.S. Customs and Border Protection arrivals inspection a lot harder on...

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