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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Naco, Arizona, prevented a Tucson resident from smuggling more than two pounds of...

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | Local Media Release
Agents stopped a vehicle, which
turned out to be carrying two people
in the trunk.

 TUCSON, Ariz.– Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from the...

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. — Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported Mexican man Friday morning who was sentenced to prison following a 2001 murder...

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents arrested an MS-13 gang member Saturday morning just north of the Andrade Port of Entry in California.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | Local Media Release

ARTESIA, New Mexico —The U. S. Border Patrol Academy graduated Class #1083 this week, marking an end of an era. Class 1083 is the last to graduate from the...

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO—U.S. Border Patrol agents patrolling in Boulevard, Calif. near the U.S./Mexico International Border arrested a man who is wanted for kidnapping in...

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Officials from Yuma Sector Border Patrol, San Luis Port of Entry, and Air and Marine Operations will host an integrated U.S. Customs and...

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from the Willcox Station arrested a Phoenix couple and two illegal aliens Thursday evening at the...

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On Thursday, January 11, 2018, Border Patrol agents presented the Pre-Enrolled Access Commercial Traffic (PACT) Lane program at the...

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On January 9, 2018, Border Patrol agents seized 361.9 pounds of marijuana after responding to suspicious activity near Anna Avenue in Laredo...

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of Nogales apprehended a 29-year-old Nogales, Ariz. woman involved in a failed...

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On January 6, 2018, Border Patrol agents in Laredo, Texas arrested an illegal alien previously convicted as a sex offender.  The subject,...

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

Laredo, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized a significant amount of alleged crystal methamphetamine and marijuana with a...

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

HOUSTON – Newly hired-supervisors are expected to bring change, roll out ideas or shake things up; but no one imagined a new supervisor to achieve a return...

Thursday, January 11, 2018 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas - Agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos asignados a la Estación Eagle Pass arrestaron a un ciudadano mexicano que había...

Thursday, January 11, 2018 | Local Media Release

INDIO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents conducted A vehicle stop on Interstate 10 and arrested two men illegally in the United States in...

Thursday, January 11, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – For the second time in less than a week, Border Patrol agents assigned to the Nogales Station arrested an illegal alien previously deported...

Thursday, January 11, 2018 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Brackettville Station arrested a Mexican national who had been convicted of aggravated sexual...

Thursday, January 11, 2018 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officer recently received the Commissioner’s Integrity Award, the agency’s third highest...

Thursday, January 11, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Shortly after Border Patrol agents from the Casa Grande Station apprehended five men for entering the U.S....

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry detained a commercial bus passenger with an outstanding Dallas...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo and Pharr International Bridges arrested two men for...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 | Local Media Release

MIAMI – U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) in Florida reminds travelers that certain agriculture products are prohibited...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a 38-year-old Mexican man Friday morning after finding more than 5 pounds of methamphetamine...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of Lukeville arrested a 35-year-old Phoenix man Sunday afternoon after finding...

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