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Media Releases

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

HARMONY, Fla. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Orlando Station arrested a subject affiliated with both the Sureños and the California-based Barrio...

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a previously deported sex offender, who illegally entered the United...

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has initiated a significant communications outreach to trade stakeholders in the wake of the passage...

Monday, November 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the ports of entry along the California border with Mexico over the weekend intercepted...

Monday, November 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from the Willcox and Ajo stations arrested four U.S. citizens and one Permanent Resident card holder for...

Monday, November 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents assigned to the Integrated Targeting Team in Blythe, California, stopped a vehicle shortly after midnight Monday and...

Monday, November 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from the Ajo, Douglas and Brian A. Terry Stations recently arrested three Mexican nationals previously...

Monday, November 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents seized over 1,900 pounds of marijuana and just over 50 pounds of cocaine in the Rio Grande Valley.

One...
Monday, November 6, 2017 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has been recognized as the only Federal agency in the “10 Best Companies for Veterans” list, assembled...

Friday, November 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

Douglas, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection is starting a speed bump construction project at the Port of Douglas (Raul Hector Castro POE) later this...

Friday, November 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Nogales Station Border Patrol agents at the immigration checkpoint on Interstate 19 near Amado, Arizona arrest one U.S. citizen Wednesday...

Friday, November 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents from the Ajo station apprehended a Mexican national Thursday afternoon for illegally entering the United States and...

Friday, November 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Twenty-three law enforcement students completed the Tucson Sector Border Patrol’s Emergency Medical Technician course on Oct. 27.

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Friday, November 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

ALPINE, TX –In an effort to help keep border violence at bay in areas along the southwest border, U.S. Border Patrol agents met with members of the Mexican...

Friday, November 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

FALFURRIAS, Texas – On the same day in separate incidents, agents rescued two migrants left behind in the brush by ruthless smugglers and discovered human...

Friday, November 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Monday, October 30, 2017, agents assigned to the Falfurrias Border Patrol Station apprehended a Honduran national near Falfurrias,...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a female El Salvadoran citizen, a previously deported sex trafficker...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from the Nogales Station apprehend an armed 29-year-old Tucson man at the Interstate 19 immigration...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – To deter illicit and dangerous human smuggling attempts, the Tucson Sector Border Patrol is focusing on presenting illegal aliens to the...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, TX--At approximately 10:00 A.M. on November 1, 2017, Border Patrol Agents responded to activity west of Executive Center Boulevard, near Mesa Drive...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. — An off-duty Tucson Sector Border Patrol agent from the Sonoita Station rendered critical life-saving care to a motorcyclist who was involved...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

ROSEAU, Minn. — CBP recognizes the importance of cross-border travel to local and regional economic development and endeavors to facilitate it to the best...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Local Media Release
24lbs of Cocaine found in Cigars

CINCINNATI— U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations officers in Cincinnati have distinguished two...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents rescued five undocumented aliens in distress this week thanks to the activation of three rescue beacons in the desert...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized nearly 69 pounds of khat in four express international parcels in Philadelphia...

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