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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.

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04-30-2021 | Local Media Release

MARFA, Texas – Presidio Border Patrol agents and Presidio Homeland Security Investigations disrupted stash house operations in Presidio, Texas.

On…

04-30-2021 | 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…

04-30-2021 | Local Media Release

WILMINGTON, Delaware – Tagged as the best self-defense ammo during a zombie apocalypse, the illegal Honduras-bound ammo could have hurt a lot of victims had…

04-30-2021 | National Media Release
CBP Chicago seized $636K of counterfeit designer handbags in March.

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection is reminding consumers to be alert for…

04-30-2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents found meth, marijuana and a loaded handgun in a vehicle at the immigration checkpoint on Highway 95 Wednesday…

04-30-2021 | Local Media Release

 

Del RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Del Rio Sector have encountered multiple types of…

04-30-2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – A Yuma Sector Border Patrol agent apprehended a migrant trying to sneak into the country Wednesday morning and discovered he was an aggravated…

04-30-2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. –Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Wellton station foiled a migrant smuggling attempt Thursday morning.

Agents assigned to…

04-29-2021 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Arizona — U.S. Customs and Border Protection today announced the opening of a soft-sided facility in Tucson, Arizona. The facility’s primary purpose…

04-29-2021 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – On Thursday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations interdicted a small wooden “panga” type vessel 11 miles off the coast…

04-29-2021 | Local Media Release

TORNILLO, Texas – A man being sought on multiple sexual assault/abuse of a child charges was apprehended by CBP Officers working at the Marcelino Serna/…

04-29-2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — An Air and Marine Operations (AMO) National Air Security Operations Center , P-3 Long Range Tracker crew partnered with federal authorities to…

04-28-2021 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge arrested Jaime Javier Ruelas Mireles, a…

04-28-2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Wellton Border Patrol agents thwarted their third major bust in three days. The methamphetamine smuggling attempt occurred in the desert south…

04-28-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas– U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) Laredo Port of Entry is planning to implement facilitation measures…

04-28-2021 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas-EE.UU. Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza, Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO por sus siglas en inglés) en el Puente Internacional de Pharr arrestó a…

04-28-2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents intercepted a smuggling attempt on the Colorado River Monday morning.

At…

04-28-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas– La Oficina de Operaciones Aduaneras (OFO por sus siglas en inglés) de la Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los EE. UU. (CBP)  en…

04-28-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers intercepted methamphetamine with an estimated street value…

04-28-2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assisted Yuma County Sheriff’s deputies and Yuma Police officers after they conducted a welfare check at a…

04-27-2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas today announced a new counter-network targeting operation focused on transnational…

04-27-2021 | Local Media Release

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge were busy this past weekend with the…

04-27-2021 | National Media Release
The Pilatus PC-12 is a single-engine, turbo-prop, fixed-wing
 aircraft used by Air and Marine Operations (AMO) to conduct
overland aerial patrol. …
04-27-2021 | Local Media Release
Jorge Perez-Diaz

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended a sex offender who illegally entered the United States early Monday morning.

04-27-2021 | Local Media Release

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers assigned to the Rochester Port of Entry discovered 119 South African Krugerrand 1972 one…