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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — With Black Friday and Cyber Monday fast approaching, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) would like to remind consumers that some of the...

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection encourages travelers to “Know Before You Go” when traveling to the United States or returning home during the...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection, in partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, has awarded a contract to construct up to 32 miles of...

Monday, November 5, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON–U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has again been recognized by Monster.com as one of the “Best Companies for Veterans,” a list compiled...

Friday, November 2, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), in partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), has awarded a contract to construct...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 | National Media Release

CINCINNATI—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists discovered hundreds of pounds of invasive Chinese mitten crabs on October 16...

Friday, October 26, 2018 | National Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz.—U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s new cutting-edge facial comparison technology identified another impostor at the Port of San Luis last...

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | National Media Release

CINCINNATI—CBP officers intercepted a shipment containing nearly six pounds of liquid heroin at a local express consignment facility in Cincinnati on...

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | National Media Release

CINCINNATI  - El 11 de octubre, los oficiales de CBP interceptaron un paquete que contenía cerca de seis libras de heroína líquida en una instalación local...

Monday, October 22, 2018 | National Media Release

DAYTON, Ohio — U.S. Customs and Border Protection joined the Dayton International Airport (DAY) in a ribbon cutting ceremony for their new General Aviation...

Friday, October 12, 2018 | National Media Release

TUCSON, Arizona— Durante el fin de semana, Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza identificó a dos impostores en el Puerto de San Luis...

Friday, October 12, 2018 | National Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz.—U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s new cutting-edge facial comparison technology identified two impostors at the Port of San Luis over the...

Friday, October 12, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection today released the Discipline and Office of Professional Responsibility annual reports for FY 2016 and FY 2017...

Thursday, October 11, 2018 | National Media Release

CHICAGO— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at O’Hare International Airport recently celebrated the retirement of three of their agricultural canines...

Thursday, October 11, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) held its annual Commissioner’s Awards Ceremony on Wednesday to recognize employees for remarkable deeds...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 | National Media Release

CLEVELAND— U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers welcomed passenger vessel MS Hamburg to the Cleveland port of entry last week. Officers and...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 | National Media Release

STERLING, Va., -- Customs and Border Protection’s new cutting-edge facial recognition technology identified a third impostor in 40 days Monday at Washington...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today 17 tentative selections for new reimbursable services agreements to promote economic growth in...

Monday, September 24, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—The Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Kevin K. McAleenan, arrived in Guatemala today, the first stop on his trip to the...

Friday, September 21, 2018 | National Media Release

TUCSON, Ariz. –Border Patrol agents arrested five U.S. citizens, three Guatemalan, 1 Honduran, and six Mexican nationals during four separate alien...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 | National Media Release

INDIANAPOLIS - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers assigned at Port of Indianapolis seized 135 Chinese Mitten Crabs.

CBP Officers seized...
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | National Media Release

CHICAGO - Un oficial de CBP intervino durante un apuñalamiento en el Terminal 5 del Aeropuerto Internacional O'Hare de Chicago..

El 12 de septiembre a...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | National Media Release

CHICAGO – A CBP officer intervened during a stabbing incident at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, Terminal 5.

On September 12 at 12:45 a.m. a CBP...

Friday, September 7, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON- Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos (CBP) anunció hoy la actualización de su sitio en la red para la...

Friday, September 7, 2018 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—Through an agreement with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas (KTTT) began issuing Enhanced Tribal...

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