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Thursday, April 1, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – A multi-agency team discovered more than 44 pounds of cocaine on Wednesday during a freighter inspection in the Chesapeake Bay near Annapolis,...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized a clone vehicle and arrest eighteen illegal aliens Wednesday afternoon.

El Centro Sector...
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

HOUSTON – A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialist K9 team working at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport intercepted a passenger...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release
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Sasabe, Ariz —U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents and the U.S. Border Patrol’s...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Tuesday, Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector Border Patrol agents discovered the illegal aliens in two tractor trailer human smuggling...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

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SANTA TERESA, N.M. – U.S. Border Patrol Agents responded to a potentially life-threatening situation involving two female tender-aged...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

PORTAL N.D. — A U.S. Border Patrol agent from the Grand Forks Sector saved a man from a brush fire near the Short Creek Recreation Area along the...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents responded to a request for assistance from Yuma County Sheriff’s deputies following a bailout from a vehicle...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release
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PORTAL N.D. — U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Grand Forks Sector arrested two Romanian nationals after they illegally entered the...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents, along with Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Laredo Police Department (LPD),...

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 | Local Media Release
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PORT HURON, MI. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations at the Blue Water Bridge...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Monday, Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol agents disrupted two human smuggling events resulting in the arrest of 29 illegal aliens.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

JAMAICA, N.Y. – This wasn’t the usual game of peek-a-boo, but U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers won anyway after they discovered 29 finches...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Gateway International Bridge Port of Entry seized $78,781 in bulk,...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

ST. ALBANS, Vt. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Port of Highgate Springs seized 1,331lbs. of marijuana in a commercial shipment...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas –  With the Easter festivities right around the corner, CBP is reminding the traveling public that cascarones (confetti-filled eggshells) are...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – A Yuma Sector Border Patrol canine sniffed out several packages of fentanyl pills that were hidden inside burritos Monday at the Highway 78...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - Con las festividades de Pascua a la vuelta de la esquina, CBP le recuerda al público viajero que los cascarones (cáscaras de huevo llenas de...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – With the Easter festivities right around the corner, CBP is reminding the traveling public that cascarones (confetti-filled eggshells) are...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas-EE.UU. Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza, Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO por sus siglas en inglés) en la instalación de carga del Puente...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility threw a monkey wrench...

Monday, March 29, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Yesterday, McAllen Border Patrol...

Monday, March 29, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Monday, March 29, 2021 | Local Media Release

INDIO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a woman attempting to smuggle methamphetamine and fentanyl early Sunday morning.

El Centro...

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