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Media Releases

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

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07-01-2022 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – As far as adoptions go, U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Baltimore Field Office feels they got lucky to add the Area Port of Norfolk-Newport…

07-01-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – In recent days, Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents encountered 1,171 migrants in eight large groups…

07-01-2022 | Local Media Release

“Transnational criminal organizations are relentless in attempting to smuggle contraband,” Augusto Reyes, Director of the Caribbean Air and Marine Branch…

07-01-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents arrested three gang members and two previously convicted sex offenders within 24-hours…

06-30-2022 | Local Media Release

INDIO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two United States citizens accused of smuggling narcotics Wednesday early morning. 

06-29-2022 | Local Media Release
Nogales, Ariz.
Nogales, Ariz.

Nogales, AZ - U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Program Management Office Directorate (PMOD) has installed a 22-Meter Persistent…

06-29-2022 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the ports of entry in the San Diego and Imperial Valley Counties intercepted two major…

06-29-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents arrested two convicted sex offenders and nine gang members over the past week.

06-28-2022 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico— US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) agents interdicted Monday a vessel with two occupants…

06-28-2022 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – A New Jersey man gambled on being a high roller, but his attempt was just a bad bet as U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers called his…

06-27-2022 | Local Media Release

INDIO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a United States citizen accused of smuggling narcotics Friday afternoon. 

U.S. Border…
06-23-2022 | Local Media Release

June 22, 2022, NEW CANAAN, Conn. – Grace Farms Foundation and U.S. Customs and Border Protection brought together 250 federal law enforcement officials…

06-22-2022 | Local Media Release

“Transnational criminal organizations are relentless in attempting to smuggle contraband,” Augusto Reyes, Director of the Caribbean Air and Marine Branch…

06-22-2022 | Local Media Release
A Border Patrol K-9 detection team alerted to the vehicle where agents seized almost $190,000 worth of narcotics.

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector…

06-21-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas - Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol (RGV) agents and local law enforcement partners disrupted four human smuggling events, that…

06-21-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents arrested 10 Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang members and two other gang members over the…

06-21-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – In recent days, Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents encountered 533 migrants in three large groups.

RGV agents…

06-21-2022 | Local Media Release
Arizona
Arizona

Gila Bend, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection Border Patrol Agents (BPA) from Tucson Sector interdicted over 120 pounds…

06-17-2022 | Local Media Release

SAN DIEGO – Border Patrol Agents assigned to the Newton Azrak Border Patrol Station arrested a United States citizen attempting to smuggle methamphetamine…

06-16-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – This week, Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents encountered 512 migrants in three large groups and disrupted a human stash…

06-15-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents arrested three sex offenders and two gang members within 24 hours, preventing them…

06-15-2022 | Local Media Release

DEL RIO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Del Rio Sector arrested four convicted sex offenders in separate events shortly after illegally…

06-14-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – In recent days, Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents encountered 594 migrants in four large groups and identified a human…

06-14-2022 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the El Paso area ports of entry have encountered individuals…

06-14-2022 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents conduct rescues saving 18 non-citizens from drowning.

McAllen Border Patrol…