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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Monday, March 29, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today that it has directed personnel at all U.S. ports of entry to begin seizing disposable...

Saturday, March 27, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry seized methamphetamine that...

Saturday, March 27, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers working outbound operations seized over $91,000 in...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers from the El Paso Field Office had a busy week leading to the seizure of over 157 pounds of...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | 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 a shipment of THC extract...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector’s Eagle Pass South Station seized over 53 pounds of methamphetamine in the past...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

TONAWANDA, N.Y. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Buffalo Station responded to a distress call and rescued two persons from a sinking pleasure boat in...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector arrested three convicted sex offenders in one day, March 25.

At approximately 8...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | National Media Release

RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TX — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has now introduced Simplified Arrival at all of the pedestrian border crossings in the Rio...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

LORDSBURG, N.M. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assist New Mexico State Police (NMSP) in locating a downed aircraft and rescuing a pilot and one passenger.

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Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

EL CENTRO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested two illegal aliens Wednesday evening with prior...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

PITTSBURGH – There are likely to be some perturbed plundering pirates pillaging around Pittsburgh, but U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) only wants...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in partnership with Aerostar announced today the implementation of the...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | 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 frustró un...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Los oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) que trabajaban en el Puente Internacional Brownsville...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Brownsville and Matamoros International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge thwarted a smuggling attempt of...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents recently encountered four large groups of illegal aliens.

On Wednesday, RGV...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – A Wednesday night drone incursion near San Luis, Arizona, led to the discovery of a package containing over one pound of...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – A Belgian Malinois that was part of the El Paso Canine Center’s puppy program and raised in Yuma Sector has retired after...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | Local Media Release
EAGLE PASS, Texas –U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector’s Marine Unit rescued two migrants attempting to cross the Rio Grande, Mar. 20. U.S....
Thursday, March 25, 2021 | National Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol and Laredo Police Department (LPD) halted a human smuggling attempt in west Laredo near the...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | 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 arrestó a...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge arrested a 25-year-old man from...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 | Local Media Release

MASSENA, N.Y. - U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Massena Border Patrol Station assisted the St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Police Department during a vehicle...

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