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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 | 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...

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 | 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, December 1, 2020 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers and CBP Agriculture Specialists working at El Paso area ports of entry made nine agriculture...

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – Multiple law enforcement agencies, including two stations from the U.S. Border Patrol, combined efforts and...

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents in southern Arizona successfully responded to 10 separate calls for help over the weekend, rescuing a total of 25...

Monday, November 30, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Laredo Port of Entry seized hard narcotics valued at $6.5...

Monday, November 30, 2020 | Local Media Release

PROGRESO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Progreso Port of Entry intercepted a noteworthy amount...

Monday, November 30, 2020 | Local Media Release
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While apprehending a group of five subjects early in the morning...

Monday, November 30, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – United States Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo South Station apprehended a convicted child molester south of Laredo. 

The...

Monday, November 30, 2020 | 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...

Friday, November 27, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents working collaboratively with Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the Laredo Police Department (LPD),...

Friday, November 27, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine loads and a stolen vehicle Wednesday evening.

The first incident...

Friday, November 27, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector Border Patrol Agents successfully disrupted dangerous human smuggling attempts resulting in the arrest of...

Friday, November 27, 2020 | Local Media Release

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents arrest a locally registered sex offender for illegally entering the United States .

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Friday, November 27, 2020 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air & Marine Operations (AMO) and the U.S. Coast Guard interdicted Monday night a “yola”...

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | Local Media Release

SANTA TERESA, N.M. – U.S. Border Patrol Agents rescue a group off the face of Mt. Cristo Rey along with a female who sustained injuries during her attempt...

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | National Media Release
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | 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...

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | Local Media Release

PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility intercepted alleged...

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Del Rio Sector worked with Dimmit County Sheriff’s deputies...

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–- A shipment of plastic toys turned out to have something a little more alive inside them at the Cincinnati Port of Entry last Tuesday....

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | 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, November 25, 2020 | 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...

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of biometric facial comparison technology at the pedestrian...

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Zapata Station seized a large number of abandoned narcotics south of Zapata, Texas.

The incident...

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