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Media Releases

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, February 7, 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 3,947 pounds...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

PRESIDIO, Texas -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the Presidio port of entry seized 74 pounds of...

Tuesday, February 7, 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...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

ROMA, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Falcon Dam International Bridge seized alleged cocaine valued at $...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

CHARLESTON, S.C. --- U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Port of Charleston, SC recently completed seizure of more than $145,000 worth of potentially...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers identified an aircraft arriving at Niagara Falls International Airport on February 4, whose...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – As Valentine’s Day quickly approaches U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) diligently inspects shipments of imported cut flowers...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

PITTSBURGH – Some people use wigs to conceal their identity; however, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Pittsburgh International Airport...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 111 checkpoint, arrested a man suspected of smuggling methamphetamine hidden...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents arrested two suspected smugglers after finding more than 1,000 pounds...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the B&M International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged marijuana. CBP officers...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – A Border Patrol Agent was assaulted with rocks on Saturday afternoon while working near Andrade, Calif.

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Monday, February 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Eagle Pass Port of Entry recently seized a significant amount of alleged...

Monday, February 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

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

Monday, February 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a Mexican national attempting to smuggle almost 35 pounds of methamphetamine through the...

Monday, February 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents stopped two separate smuggling attempts yesterday resulting in the arrest of four undocumented migrants...

Monday, February 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents working in Eagle Pass arrested a known drug smuggler and aggravated felon who was previously deported from the...

Monday, February 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

ATLANTA --- U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) arrested a U.S man and seized over 2...

Monday, February 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 86 checkpoint, arrested a man suspected of smuggling cocaine on Friday...

Monday, February 6, 2017 | Local Media Release

SANTA TERESA, N.M -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the Santa Teresa port of entry seized 8.5 pounds of...

Friday, February 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

SANTA TERESA, N.M -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the Santa Teresa port of entry seized 111 pounds of...

Friday, February 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

Del Rio, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents working with the Border Patrol Marine unit in Eagle Pass, rescued four undocumented immigrants from drowning in...

Friday, February 3, 2017 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Eagle Pass Port of Entry prevented a shipment of narcotics from making entry into the...

Thursday, February 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

EL CENTRO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two previously deported convicted sex offenders early Thursday morning.

At around 2...

Thursday, February 2, 2017 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers recently seized a significant amount of cocaine with an estimated street value of more...

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