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Thursday, April 14, 2022 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Eagle Pass Station rescued 12 undocumented migrants in the late afternoon...

Thursday, April 14, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents interdicted nine migrant smuggling events resulting in more than 400 arrests and...

Wednesday, April 13, 2022 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Brownsville and Matamoros International Bridge Port of...

Wednesday, April 13, 2022 | 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...

Wednesday, April 13, 2022 | Local Media Release

EAGLE PASS, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector’s Intelligence Unit rescued 50 undocumented migrants locked...

Wednesday, April 13, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents encounter two more smuggling attempts and large groups, resulting in 306 arrests.

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Wednesday, April 13, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents arrest two Mara-Salvatrucha (MS-13), a Sureno, and two 18th Street gang members in two...

Wednesday, April 13, 2022 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON D.C. — An Air and Marine Operations (AMO) National Air Security Operations MQ-9 Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) crewed by AMO personnel and U.S....

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued an undocumented individual in the Jacumba Wilderness region near Ocotillo,...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from El Centro Sector rescued two undocumented individuals near the All-American-Canal, Monday night.

At...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at El Paso area ports of entry seized 18 pounds of cocaine, 27 pounds of heroin and 78...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | National Media Release

Trucks are facing lengthy delays along the Texas-Mexico border, with wait times at some border crossings exceeding five hours and commercial traffic...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | Local Media Release

SWEETGRASS, Mont. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations would like to announce dates for an upcoming Global Entry...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—Cheap, gaudy, and worthless is how you can characterize the more than 3,200 counterfeit designer watches U.S. Customs and Border Protection (...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Port of Entry seized a loaded shotgun in a vehicle that was encountered at the...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO– As more and more travelers start visiting overseas destinations or passengers from foreign countries visit Chicago, U.S. Customs and Border...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents with assistance from local law enforcement agencies disrupt four smuggling attempts,...

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 | National Media Release

DUBLIN – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Deputy Commissioner Troy Miller today joined law enforcement counterparts from the United States, the...

Monday, April 11, 2022 | Local Media Release

MARFA, Texas – Off-duty Border Patrol Agents and Mission Support Specialists from Big Bend Sector responded to a house fire and rescued a family.

On...

Monday, April 11, 2022 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas— A medida que la nación comienza la Semana Santa, la Oficina de Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO) de la Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (...

Monday, April 11, 2022 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas — As the nation begins Holy Week, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) is starting to process larger...

Monday, April 11, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents encountered four large groups and interdicted multiple smuggling...

Monday, April 11, 2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector agents arrested three gang members, three convicted sex offenders, and a Romanian national with a criminal...

Saturday, April 9, 2022 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Laredo Port of Entry seized more than $3...

Friday, April 8, 2022 | Local Media Release
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EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol Agents discovered four stash houses in El Paso, Texas, leading to the apprehension of 53 migrants on...

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