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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Through a coordinated effort with the Joint Task Force-West, South Texas Corridor (JTF-W, STC), a known smuggler operating in Rio Grande...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | Local Media Release

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

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers conducting outbound inspections at Arizona’s Port of Lukeville arrested two Mexican nationals...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | Local Media Release

ROOSVILLE, Mont. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Roosville seized marijuana and drug paraphernalia from two United States...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | Local Media Release

BLAINE, Wash. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations at the Pacific Highway Port of Entry detained two shipments of DVDs...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | Local Media Release

ST.THOMAS, Virgin Islands — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) rescued a man Tuesday afternoon from the water near...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | Local Media Release

PORT HURON, Mich. - On January 18, 2017, CBP Officers at the Blue Water Bridge targeted for examination, an express consignment package originating from...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents working at immigration checkpoints on Interstate 8 and Arizona Highway 95 seized multiple loads of hard drugs...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – A hiker who fell into medical distress in Pima Canyon near Tucson was rescued via an Air and Marine Operations helicopter crew Monday...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

SOUTH TEXAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers and agriculture specialists at eight South Texas ports of entry seized a significant amount...

Tuesday, March 14, 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, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

On Monday night, El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents tracked and seized an ultralight aircraft that made a cross-border incursion from Mexico and landed...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents found a four-year-old girl abandoned by smugglers near Mt. Signal and the international border Sunday morning.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from the Ajo Station arrested two male Mexican nationals during separate weekend incidents who had been...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

DETROIT— On Monday, March 13, a male subject attempted to jump off of the McArthur Bridge, which links Belle Isle Park to Detroit, Michigan. A Border Patrol...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents from Ajo Station’s Horse Patrol Unit found more than 340 pounds of abandoned marijuana Sunday afternoon...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Nogales arrested two U.S. citizens and two Mexican nationals during four weekend...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Raul Hector Castro Port in Douglas arrested a 41-year-old male Mexican national March 10...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – Casa Grande Border Patrol agents arrested five Honduran nationals Sunday morning, near the village of Vaya Chin on the Tohono O’odham Nation...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Nogales Station seized more than 1,100 pounds of marijuana, valued at almost $580,000, found in a...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Local Media Release
Officers discovered $38,000 in
unreported currency inside of a
quarter panel in a smuggling vehicle

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border...

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...

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