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04-27-2021 | 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 estuvieron…

04-27-2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI— On April 26, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati seized 9,377 pieces of jewelry from a shipment originating in China…

04-27-2021 | Local Media Release
Harry Williams Payes-Mejia

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended a MS-13 gang member early Monday morning.

Agents encountered the…

04-27-2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the World Business Alliance for Secure Commerce Organization (WBO) issued a joint statement today…

04-27-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents successfully foil three human smuggling attempts and apprehend 41 migrants exposed to…

04-26-2021 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – A US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) aircraft assisted the US Coast Guard to seize approximately…

04-26-2021 | Local Media Release
Yuma County Sheriff's Office Canine Kass

YUMA, Ariz. – The Yuma Sector Border Patrol Canine Unit has had a close working relationship with the Yuma County…

04-26-2021 | Local Media Release
CBP officers inspected the shipment manifested as
straw to discover 2,796 pounds of marijuana within
the shipment.  

PEMBINA, N.D. — U.S. Customs…

04-26-2021 | Local Media Release
Monticello, Maine
Monticello, Maine

Updated: September 27, 2021

MONTICELLO, Maine – Due to inactivity, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) temporarily suspended…

04-26-2021 | Local Media Release
Seized methamphetamine.

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Wellton station caught two different groups smuggling a total of 218…

04-26-2021 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky— On Friday night, April 23, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville seized two packages arriving from overseas…

04-26-2021 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, TEXAS – It is happening almost every time CBP officers in El Paso process an arriving freight train from Mexico. Migrants are discovered attempting…

04-26-2021 | Local Media Release
According to APHIS, the Longhorn
beetle is a destructive pest of
wood, causing millions of dollars
of damage annually to
the timber…
04-23-2021 | National Media Release
Air and Marine Operations operates the Guardian Unmanned
Aircraft System (UAS) Predator B Maritime Variant to
conduct long-range surveillance in the…
04-23-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas– On Thursday, Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol agents seized approximately 60 pounds of cocaine and nearly 900 pounds of marijuana.

04-23-2021 | Local Media Release

SWEETGRASS, Mont. ― U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will continue to operate six ports of entry in Montana and one in Idaho at reduced hours…

04-23-2021 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO– U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Chicago’s International Mail Facility (IMF) recently seized 281 shipments containing various…

04-23-2021 | 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…

04-23-2021 | Local Media Release

OGDENSBURG, N.Y. – On April 22, 2021, the U.S. Border Patrol Swanton Sector presented the St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Sheriff’s Office a disbursement check…

04-23-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol (RGV) agents and local law enforcement disrupt three human smuggling stash houses. 

Yesterday, RGV…

04-23-2021 | Local Media Release

BURKE, N.Y. – On April 22, 2021, the U.S. Border Patrol Swanton Sector presented both New York State Police and the Franklin County, N.Y., District Attorney…

04-23-2021 | National Media Release

ASUNCION, Paraguay – U.S. Customs and Border Protection and National Customs Directorate of Paraguay reached an agreement today to help Paraguay secure its…

04-23-2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended a group of three adults with a two-year-old and a six-year-old after human smugglers…

04-23-2021 | National Media Release

ASUNCION, Paraguay - La Agencia de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en ingles) y la Dirección Nacional de Aduanas (DNA…

04-23-2021 | Local Media Release

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