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Media Releases

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

PEMBINA, N.D. ― U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations officers at the Pembina Port of Entry seized $3.6 million in counterfeit...

Friday, September 11, 2020 | Local Media Release
MARFA, Texas -

 

“The on-going exploitation of people by transnational criminal...

Friday, September 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol Agents intercepted two narcotics smuggling attempts in two separate events Friday morning.

The...

Friday, September 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) Laredo Port of Entry held their annual 9/11 memorial ceremony to pay tribute to...

Friday, September 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) port within the Buffalo Field Office have seen a significant increase in drug seizures during...

Friday, September 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents apprehended a previously removed sex offender near Arivaca, Arizona, Wednesday morning.

Tucson Sector agents...

Friday, September 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–-CBP officers in Cincinnati routinely encounter fraudulent driver’s licenses shipped into the United States through falsely manifested cargo....

Friday, September 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers in Louisville, KY intercepted more than 3.7 million worth of various counterfeit goods in...

Friday, September 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – Agents stopped 15 people off the coast of San Diego Wednesday night trying to enter the U.S. illegally at sea.

“The coordination here...

Friday, September 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

JAMAICA, N.Y. - On August 31, CBP officers seized 2,000 counterfeit Apple Airpod Earbuds from Hong Kong destined for Nevada at an air cargo facility located...

Thursday, September 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

ANDRADE, Calif. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Andrade port of entry seized 87 packages of methamphetamine and fentanyl from a woman...

Thursday, September 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

BLAINE, Wash. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations officers and agriculture specialists assigned to the Peace Arch Port of...

Thursday, September 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Washington Dulles International Airport seized nearly $99,000 from a man traveling to...

Thursday, September 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

MISSION, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents working with federal and local law enforcement agencies discovered drugs and a weapon in a human smuggling stash...

Thursday, September 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

JACUMBA, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued two individuals who were lost and in distress in the Jacumba wilderness Wednesday...

Thursday, September 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI—In early April, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists in Cincinnati were inspecting several large bags of dried chili...

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Starr-Camargo International Bridge intercepted $642,940 in alleged cocaine...

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers at the Port of Nogales seized 122 pounds of drugs over the weekend which included fentanyl...

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico –Oficiales de Operaciones de Campo de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) de Estados Unidos incautaron el martes 135 libras (61,25...

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) seized Tuesday 135 pounds (61.25 kilos) of cocaine concealed inside a refrigerated...

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Laredo Port of Entry would like to advise the traveling public of the temporary halt in vehicular...

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Starr-Camargo International Bridge...

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — U.S. Border Patrol agents and local agencies rescued 14 people during 11 separate incidents in San Diego County during the Labor Day Weekend....

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents responded to an influx of distress calls from lost migrants over the holiday weekend, leading to the rescue of 50...

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

MIAMI— U.S. Custom and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Miami International Airport (MIA) seized almost a half-million dollars being smuggled out of the...

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