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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Monday, November 16, 2020 | Local Media Release

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico - Una tripulación de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP), Operaciones Aéreas y Marinas (AMO), del Caribe arrestó a tres ciudadanos...

Monday, November 16, 2020 | Local Media Release

FAJARDO, Puerto Rico— A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO), Caribbean Air and Marine Branch Coastal Interceptor...

Monday, November 16, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents from Wellton Station working at the immigration checkpoint on Interstate 8 seized narcotics in an attempted...

Saturday, November 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas-EE.UU. Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza, Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO por sus siglas en inglés) en el Puente Internacional de Hidalgo detuvo a...

Saturday, November 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge arrested two men in connection with...

Friday, November 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — San Diego Sector (SDC) Border Patrol agents rescued two men Monday morning who were in severe distress on Otay Mountain.

The first...

Friday, November 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol Agents assigned to the Blythe Station arrested two U.S. citizens after they attempted to smuggle three illegal...

Friday, November 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry detained a wanted man with an outstanding warrant for the rape...

Friday, November 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Wellton Station arrested two U.S. citizens after finding over a pound of fentanyl pills...

Friday, November 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

SALTON SEA, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two woman attempting to smuggle methamphetamine on Wednesday evening.

El Centro...
Friday, November 13, 2020 | Local Media Release

ROMA, Texas —U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Roma Port of Entry recently seized more than $200,000 in unreported currency concealed...

Thursday, November 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – In 24 hours, Rio Grande Valley agents foiled four human smuggling attempts, arresting 102 illegal aliens.

Tuesday morning, Rio...

Thursday, November 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Border Patrol Agents continue to intercept dangerous drugs.

Tuesday evening, Rio Grande City (RGC) agents working in La Grulla,...

Thursday, November 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

PROGRESO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Progreso Port of Entry seized narcotics valued at over a...

Thursday, November 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

MISSION, Texas – Arrest of a Mexican national in Mission, Texas, leads to the identification of a sexual predator.

Yesterday morning, McAllen agents...

Thursday, November 12, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized more than 678 pounds of khat shipped in air cargo from Nigeria at Washington Dulles...

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Singapore Customs signed a historic letter of intent today that will enable closer cooperation in...

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—As we enter the holiday season, criminals are stocking up on their counterfeits to fool U. S. consumers and reap the benefits of record...

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 | Local Media Release
Yuma Sector Border
Patrol agents intercepted
53 pounds of Meth Monday.

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Blythe...

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

PENSACOLA, Fla. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Pensacola seized 1950 tablets of testosterone— a Schedule III Controlled Substance—as...

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— A U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) P-3 Orion Long Range Tracker (LRT) and U.S. Navy crew partnered...

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – United States Border Patrol agents of the Laredo Sector encountered dangerous criminal aliens with prior...

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted alleged narcotics in two separate...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the El Centro Sector successfully rescued an illegal alien Sunday morning.

The rescue occurred at...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested an illegal alien Sunday morning with a prior conviction for a sexual...

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