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Wednesday, May 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol Agents encounter two large groups totaling 278 migrants in Hidalgo, Texas.  

Yesterday...

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Los oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) en el puerto de entrada de Brownsville interceptaron...

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

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

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

SALTON SEA, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine, fentanyl pills and recovered a stolen vehicle Tuesday morning.
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Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

PLASTER CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a man with an active warrant for homicide during a smuggling event Monday afternoon....

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Otay Mesa Commercial Facility seized close to 2,500 pounds of methamphetamine concealed in a...

Tuesday, May 18, 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, May 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo and Anzalduas International Bridges apprehended two men...

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents disrupt multiple stash houses resulting in the arrest of 162 subjects in one day.

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Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Monday, Border Patrol agents arrested three migrants affiliated with known street gangs.

Yesterday morning, McAllen Border Patrol...

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO–At Chicago’s International Mail Facility (IMF) U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers process 57 million packages a year. Nightly, CBP...

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

FORT MYERS, Fl. — Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents in Fort Myers teamed up with U.S. Marshals Monday to apprehend a wanted  fugitive.

Marine agents...
Monday, May 17, 2021 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector successfully rescued two individuals in separate incidents Monday morning.

The...

Monday, May 17, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – McAllen Border Patrol Station agents arrest two migrants with convictions for sex offenses.

Saturday evening, McAllen agents working...

Monday, May 17, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents, with the assistance of state and local law enforcement, interdicted thirteen human...

Monday, May 17, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended five U.S. citizens smuggling 12 migrants in four different vehicle stops over the weekend.

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Monday, May 17, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – This Sunday, May 23, marks the 20th anniversary of one of the worst illegal immigration tragedies to date, when 14 migrants succumbed to the...

Monday, May 17, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Overcast skies, light rain, and COVID measures did not stop Laredo Sector Border Patrol from recognizing the Youth...

Friday, May 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

DULZURA, Calif.—U.S. Border Patrol agents rescued a man that had been lost for four days on Wednesday morning. 

The incident began at approximately 10...

Friday, May 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from the McAllen Air and Marine Branch of Air and Marine Operations rescued a non citizen migrant, who was...

Friday, May 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Wellton station intercepted a smuggling attempt along Interstate 8 Thursday morning.

At...

Friday, May 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a convicted felon after he illegally crossed the border into the United States.

On...

Friday, May 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

PINE VALLEY, Calif.—U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a man on Tuesday who was transporting 2.51 pounds of fentanyl taped to his back.

At...

Friday, May 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

 

SIERRA BLANCA, Texas – Sierra Blanca Border Patrol agents encountered a large human smuggling scheme at the...

Friday, May 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–-On May 6, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati inspected three large shipments from China and found what appeared to...

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