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06-21-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Over the weekend, Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Sector (RGV) shut down four stash houses leading to 144 apprehensions.

Friday…

06-21-2021 | Local Media Release
CBP officers seized  57,607 counterfeit
products arriving in a containerized cargo
shipment from China.

LOS ANGELES— U.S. Customs and Border…

06-21-2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – The reviews are in and critics are raving about the recent encore performance by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Washington…

06-21-2021 | 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…

06-21-2021 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued a total of 14 undocumented individuals who illegally crossed the United States/…

06-21-2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection has selected Ms. AnnMarie R. Highsmith as Executive Assistant Commissioner and Mr. John P. Leonard as Deputy…

06-21-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande City Border Patrol Station (RGC) agents interdicted four drug smuggling attempts worth over $1.8M.

On Friday afternoon,…

06-17-2021 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—Last Thursday, June 10, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville seized a shipment of four boxes containing various…

06-17-2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a registered sex offender Tuesday evening after he illegally entered the United States near the…

06-17-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Sector (RGV) intercepts four smuggling attempts resulting in 54 apprehensions.

Yesterday morning,…

06-17-2021 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued eight undocumented individuals in the Jacumba Wilderness region Tuesday night. …

06-17-2021 | Local Media Release
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AMO pilots flying in an AS350 light enforcement helicopter from El Paso Air Branch were on patrol when they located a group of 30 non…

06-17-2021 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) along with friends, family, and colleagues gathered June 17, to attend and participate in the formal…

06-17-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – McAllen Border Patrol Station (MCS) agents arrested a Mara-Salvatrucha (MS-13) and a migrant previously convicted of rape.

Yesterday…

06-17-2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested an undocumented individual with a prior conviction for a sexual…

06-16-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo North Station agents apprehended several individuals during a failed human smuggling attempt involving a commercial rental truck on…

06-16-2021 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville intercepted eight different shipments described as Bluetooth audio devices…

06-16-2021 | Local Media Release

In the month of May U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at the Port of New Orleans discovered two separate non-compliant cargo…

06-16-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas —On Tuesday, June 15, 2021, Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Sector (RGV) virtually hosted the Youth of the Year Scholarship Ceremony for the…

06-16-2021 | Local Media Release

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

06-16-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Tuesday, Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents and Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers coordinated the…

06-16-2021 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued five undocumented individuals within 12 hours in separate incidents, Monday. …

06-16-2021 | Local Media Release

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

06-16-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents rescue 17 migrants abandoned by smugglers. 

Monday morning, Kenedy County…

06-15-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Freer Station stopped a human smuggling attempt and recovered a stolen vehicle northwest…