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Friday, July 16, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today released operational statistics for June 2021, which can be viewed here....

Friday, July 2, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – Air and Marine Operations (AMO) National Air Security Operations Center, P-3 Long Range Tracker and Airborne Early...

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — As international travel increases and students throughout the country prepare to study abroad this summer, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (...

Thursday, June 24, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas announced that DHS’s U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)...

Thursday, June 24, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – I personally thank Rodney S. Scott for his 29 years of service with the U.S. Border Patrol and for his seventeen months of...

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – Air and Marine Operations (AMO) Laredo Air Branch crew detection, surveillance, and tracking operations contributed to the apprehension of 12,...

Monday, June 21, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection has selected Ms. AnnMarie R. Highsmith as Executive Assistant Commissioner and Mr. John P. Leonard as Deputy...

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – Air and Marine Operations (AMO) National Air Security Operations Center, P-3 Long Range Tracker and Airborne Early Warning crews partnered with...

Monday, June 14, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos (CBP) anunció hoy que las solicitudes I-94 ahora se pueden presentar a través de la...

Friday, June 11, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today that I-94 applications can now be filed through the CBP One mobile application in...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | National Media Release

*Updated 6/29/2021 based on an internal review of CBP's forced labor enforcement data that found the total value of goods targeted under Withhold Release...

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced a partnership with the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) today to prevent companies...

Friday, June 4, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — Air and Marine Operations (AMO) National Air Security Operations Center, P-3 Long Range Tracker and Airborne Early Warning crews partnered with...

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today its new Mobile Passport Control application (MPC) to streamline entry into the United...

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has launched a remote interview pilot for renewing Trusted Traveler Program (TTP) members. 

This...

Friday, May 28, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas announced that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a Withhold...

Thursday, May 27, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced a joint initiative today to prevent the importation of...

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 | National Media Release
Monday, May 24, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection has modified an existing Withhold Release Order on imports of tobacco from Malawi.

Effective May 21,...

Friday, May 21, 2021 | National Media Release

LAREDO, Texas —U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the General Services Administration (GSA) and the City of Laredo announced a formal partnership...

Thursday, May 20, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced a new formal partnership arrangement with NIKE, Inc. today as part of the Donations Acceptance...

Thursday, May 20, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced three tentative selections today for new reimbursable services agreements that will enhance...

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) unveiled a $46 million dollar initiative today to enhance the security and efficiency of rail cargo...

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today released operational statistics for April 2021, which can be viewed here.

“CBP...

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 | National Media Release
CBP personnel in Miami inspect cut flower imports

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists are working round the clock to...

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