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Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — San Diego Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two convicted felons over the weekend during two separate incidents in San Diego County.

On...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized approximately $364,840 in illegal narcotics over the weekend in four separate events.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol seized narcotics thrown over the international boundary fence between Mexico and the United States on...

Tuesday, February 16, 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...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.—U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents arrested a man in North San Diego County yesterday who was transporting cocaine in his vehicle.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Wellton Station apprehended a group of illegal border crossers with backpacks full of...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – For the second time in one month, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – A Yuma Sector canine alerted to a vehicle in which three Mexican nationals were found hiding in the trunk on Thursday at the Interstate 8...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Yuma Station rescued two illegal aliens who entered the Salinity Canal and began struggling...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | National Media Release

CANADA—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the upcoming expansion of Simplified Arrival at eight Preclearance locations throughout...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Cotulla Station apprehended several individuals north of Cotulla, Texas attempting...

Tuesday, February 16, 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 de Brownsville...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Brownsville Port of Entry intercepted alleged narcotics in three separate...

Saturday, February 13, 2021 | Local Media Release

MISSION, Texas – McAllen Border Patrol Station (MCS) agents encounter an adult female and her newborn in the brush near the Rio Grande.

Friday evening...

Friday, February 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

San Clemente, Calif. — U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents arrested a man on Wednesday morning who was transporting 41 pounds of methamphetamine in his vehicle...

Friday, February 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Thursday, Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents arrested 68 illegal aliens at four different locations, three of which...

Friday, February 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

HOUSTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Houston Seaport, Jan. 27 intercepted counterfeit AirPods and other electronic devices...

Friday, February 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif.—U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents arrested a man in Imperial Beach Thursday afternoon who was transporting illegal aliens in his car...

Friday, February 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Two air interdiction agents assigned to the Yuma Air Branch apprehended a guide after spotting him directing what ended up being a group of 44...

Friday, February 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Station arrested a convicted sex offender, Feb. 9.

“Thanks to Del Rio agents, this...

Thursday, February 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the El Centro Sector successfully rescued a woman on Thursday morning.

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Thursday, February 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

BRAWLEY, Calif. – The El Centro Sector Border Patrol hosted a horseback ride with community leaders from the City of Brawley on Wednesday afternoon.

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Thursday, February 11, 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 narcotics in two...

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