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Media Releases

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

Thursday, April 20, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Mexico’s Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit, through the Tax Administration Service, met today in Mexico City to advance the development of Customs in the 21st century for both the United...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today four proposals from the Anzalduas Bridge Board; Cameron County, Texas; the City of Donna, Texas; and the City of Laredo, Texas have been selected to engage in further planning and...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 | National Media Release
CHICAGO—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations announced today that a Global Entry enrollment event will be held once again at this year’s EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017 Air Show. During this enrollment event, CBP will...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today that in the first six months of FY17, CBP searched the electronic devices of 14,993 arriving international travelers, affecting 0.008 percent of the approximately 189.6 million travelers...
Friday, March 31, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection will begin to implement the Executive Order “Establishing Enhanced Collection and Enforcement of Antidumping and Countervailing Duties and Violations of Trade and Customs Laws.” The Executive Order,...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) announced today a $200K award to CryptoMove to enhance U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Small Unmanned Aircraft System (sUAS) security. CBP’s...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) announced today a $198K award to PetPace LLC to assess their product’s ability to provide real-time health monitoring of U.S. Customs and Border...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) announced today a $179,800 award to Kiana Analytics, Inc. to enhance U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) passenger screening technology. The...
Monday, March 27, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON— U.S. Customs and Border Protection today unveiled a new webpage making available to the public data on apprehensions, admissibility, recidivism, and arrests of criminal aliens at the border. Information on the page will be expanded to...
Friday, March 17, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON– U.S. Customs and Border Protection released two Requests for Proposal to award multiple contracts and initial task orders for the design and construction of wall prototypes. The RFPs are posted on the Federal Business Opportunities...
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON— U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today the open period for accepting letters of application through the Reimbursable Services Program (RSP) will remain open indefinitely. Applications may be submitted via email to RSP@cbp.dhs...

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