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Media Releases

Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Saturday, July 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at ports of entry along the California border with Mexico seized more than 43,000 pounds of drugs,...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

COLVILLE, Wash. – An off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent responded to a shooting in progress in the parking lot of a local store earlier this evening.

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Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

 

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents from the Wellton Station apprehended one...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – As temperatures rise throughout South Texas, the U.S. Border Patrol's Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector continues its efforts to put an end...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release
The total value of both narcotics combined
has an estimated street value of $26,290

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol assisted the Texas Rangers with the identification of a desiccated body.

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Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol discovers stash house operation in rural South Texas neighborhood.

Early this morning, agents received...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry detained a wanted man with an outstanding warrant for...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville intercepted over 40 pounds of Crystal Methamphetamine at the Express...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine at the Highway 111 checkpoint on Thursday afternoon.

A search of the...
Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Las Operaciones de Campo de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos (CBP) en San Juan anunció el viernes la incautación de...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at a local express consignment facility in Cincinnati intercepted a shipment smuggling 15,750...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico —U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) San Juan Field Operations announced Friday the seizure of 201 counterfeit designer wallets...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO–From June 21 to July 6, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the International Mail Facility at Chicago O’Hare seized 193 counterfeit...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested two U.S. citizens and 23 illegal border crossers near Douglas, Arizona, Wednesday night.

Agents...
Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

PEMBINA N.D. — On July 9, 2020 at approximately 8:00 a.m., a Grand Forks Sector Border Patrol Agent assigned to the Pembina Station witnessed an airplane...

Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

IMPERIAL, CA — U.S. Border Patrol El Centro Sector (ELC) has experienced an increase of dangerous narcotics seizures within the past month when compared to...

Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – Laredo Sector Border Patrol has expanded their social media platforms for everyone to stay up-to date on...

Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – In less than 12 hours, agents responded to four 911 emergency calls and two other incidents that required emergency medical intervention...

Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 86 immigration checkpoint arrested a juvenile suspected of smuggling...

Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

FALFURRIAS, Texas – Border Patrol agents make a significant bust at the checkpoint, keeping more than 20 pounds of cocaine off our streets. 

Last...

Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a man on Monday convicted of a sexual offense.

Convicted Sex...
Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents helped save the lives of two migrants suffering heat related injuries in southern Arizona earlier this week. 

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Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents, with the assistance of Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge officers, seized three backpacks in the desert...

Thursday, July 9, 2020 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo North Station stopped  narcotics from being smuggled into the...

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