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Media Releases

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents were the first to arrive at a serious vehicle rollover accident that occurred just north of the Interstate 19...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo North Station halted a human smuggling attempt involving a vehicle...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Colombia-Solidarity Bridge and World Trade Bridge...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON— U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today 15 tentative selections for new reimbursable services agreements that will promote cross-...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the San Diego Sector (SDC) wrapped up a productive fiscal year (FY) in 2020.

SDC agents conduct law...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

SALTON SEA, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine, marijuana and a loaded weapon from a stolen vehicle Friday evening.

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Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

MINNEAPOLIS— During an inspection of an arriving shipment, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Minneapolis uncovered counterfeit Apple and...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

DALLAS – The largest holiday shopping season is underway and counterfeiters are eager to fool U.S. consumers into purchasing goods. U.S. Customs and Border...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – United States Border Patrol agents assigned to the Hebbronville Station tracked foot sign of a large group for...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector agents assisted in the arrest of two U.S. citizens on Thursday after they picked up multiple packages of narcotics that were...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

ST. LOUIS–U.S. Customs and Border Protections officers at the port of St. Louis recently seized 7,800 Puff Bar Vape Pens containing Nicotine & Glycerol...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of biometric facial comparison technology at the pedestrian border...

Sunday, November 8, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN LUIS, Ariz. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in San Luiz, AZ provided critical medical care to a male overdose victim brought to the...

Friday, November 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

MIAMI— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) Miami/Tampa Field Office have announced enforcement results for Fiscal Year...

Friday, November 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo North Station received a call for assistance from Laredo Police...

Friday, November 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Eagle Pass South Station discovered over 21...

Thursday, November 5, 2020 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Del Rio Station arrested a convicted sex offender...

Thursday, November 5, 2020 | Local Media Release

DALLAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists are always looking to intercept prohibited and restricted items before they enter...

Thursday, November 5, 2020 | Local Media Release

SALTON SEA, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine on Wednesday.

The incident occurred at approximately 11:30 a.m.,...

Thursday, November 5, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – Multi agencies working together, the U.S. Border Patrol, Homeland Security Investigations, and Webb County...

Thursday, November 5, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – Two human smuggling attempts were stopped by Border Patrol agents assigned to the Cotulla Station.  Two stolen...

Thursday, November 5, 2020 | Local Media Release

BANGOR, Maine – On Monday, November 2, United States Border Patrol Agents arrested a Chinese National with multiple criminal convictions and a prior order...

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 | Local Media Release

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations officers at the International Falls Port of Entry targeted...

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Tuesday, Rio Grande Sector Border Patrol agents arrested 63 subjects in three separate human smuggling events.

Yesterday...

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 | Local Media Release

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

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