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Media Releases

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

ATLANTA — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations, at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) arrested a Camden...

Monday, March 13, 2017 | Local Media Release

HOUSTON - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) arrested a 31-year old male traveler, wanted for aggravated...

Monday, March 13, 2017 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers recently seized over $74K in cocaine during one enforcement action this past weekend.

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Monday, March 13, 2017 | Local Media Release

TACOMA, Wash. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection import specialists and officers at the Port of Tacoma seized three shipments of goods from China in...

Monday, March 13, 2017 | Local Media Release

EASTPORT, Maine — On March 12, at approximately 12:30 p.m., U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Calais Station, assisted a Canadian vessel that was in...

Monday, March 13, 2017 | Local Media Release

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

Monday, March 13, 2017 | Local Media Release

PRESIDIO, TX -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the Presidio port of entry seized 5.7 pounds of...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility discovered 615 pounds of...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Peace Bridge arrested a man wanted for attempted murder in Dewitt, N.Y.  

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Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release
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CHAMPLAIN, N.Y. – The New York State Police arrested a man yesterday, after U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Champlain Port of Entry...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Rainbow Bridge arrested a man today, wanted for murder in Florida. 
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Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO—This week, Border Patrol agents seized two narcotics loads from separate vehicle stops on the Interstate 5 and 15 freeways in North County. 

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Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 86 checkpoint, arrested a woman suspected of smuggling methamphetamine...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

Del rio, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents working in Carrizo Springs apprehended five undocumented immigrants after they fled from a stolen truck on...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents, game wardens, Kinney County sheriff’s office deputies, and CBP Air and Marine units located and air-lifted a 68-...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – On the cusp of Spring Break and as Holy Week draws closer, one of the busiest times of year for U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s South...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas– U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Laredo Port of Entry encourages travelers to plan ahead and avoid unnecessary delays during the...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va., – People are using handheld technology for more things every day.  From sales clerks swiping credit cards in stores to security guards...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Customs and Border Protection officers arrested two Mexican nationals in separate incidents Wednesday and Thursday for attempting to smuggle...

Friday, March 10, 2017 | Local Media Release

JAMAICA, N.Y. — An arriving passenger was “busting out of his pants.”  Fortunately this is not the first time U. S. Customs and Border Protection officers...

Thursday, March 9, 2017 | Local Media Release
Photo is of Rene Murillo-Almansa,
who has an extensive criminal history
dating back to 1990

TUCSON, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents from the Nogales...

Thursday, March 9, 2017 | Local Media Release

INTERNATONAL FALLS, Minn. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers assigned to the International Falls Port of Entry detained a man Tuesday who...

Thursday, March 9, 2017 | Local Media Release

GREAT FALLS, Mont. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers assigned to the Area Port of Great Falls detained two individuals Monday who were...

Thursday, March 9, 2017 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas –U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers recently seized a significant amount of alleged heroin carrying a combined estimated street...

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | Local Media Release

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Rainbow Bridge Port of Entry arrested a Kitchener, Ontario man after CBP officers...

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