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Monday, March 22, 2021 | Local Media Release

MASSENA, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Massena Port of Entry seized more than seven pounds of marijuana and arrested one...

Friday, March 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

An unknown substance is found in a shipment at an express consignment facility in Memphis, Tennessee.  The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officer...

Thursday, March 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized more than $43,000 from a Belgium-bound man on Sunday at Washington Dulles...

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas –Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents arrested three criminal aliens with prior convictions for sexual offenses.

Monday...

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas –McAllen Border Patrol (MCS) station agents encountered multiple large groups of illegal aliens entering in Hidalgo County, Texas.

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Monday, March 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents, working with Laredo Police Department (LPD), shuts down a stash house in west...

Monday, March 15, 2021 | Local Media Release
Gun seized at Blue Water Bridge 

PORT HURON, Mich. – Last week, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations officers at the Blue...

Monday, March 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers seized methamphetamine in separate, unrelated incidents...

Friday, March 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers saw an influx of arrests for wanted fugitives over this past week with a total of 22 arrests...

Friday, March 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Peace Bridge Cargo Facility seized another 655 lbs. of marijuana in a commercial...

Friday, March 12, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley are commonly encountering families and unaccompanied alien children being smuggled into...

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 | National Media Release

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

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Wednesday, March 10, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo North Station apprehended 111 individuals during three separate human...

Monday, March 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – This weekend, Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two illegal aliens with ties to street gangs, and a man with an...

Monday, March 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents conducting a train check yielded finding several people inside as they tried to further their...

Monday, March 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico – En tres eventos separados ocurridos el domingo, Agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza del Sector Ramey detectaron y detuvieron a 16...

Monday, March 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico –On three separate events on Sunday, U.S. Border Patrol, Ramey Sector Agents detected and apprehended 16 undocumented aliens in...

Friday, March 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) revoked two Global Entry...

Friday, March 5, 2021 | Local Media Release
The Laredo Sector Border Patrol
Marine Unit prevented the illegal
entry of multiple individuals. 

LAREDO, Texas – The Laredo...

Thursday, March 4, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – The Laredo Sector Border Patrol Horse Patrol Unit (HPU) apprehended 125 illegal aliens throughout the Laredo Sector...

Thursday, March 4, 2021 | Local Media Release

HAVANA, Texas – On Thursday, U.S. Border Patrol agents apprehended a group of 105 illegal aliens in Havana, Texas.

Early this morning, agents assigned...

Thursday, March 4, 2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a MS-13 gang member, and two convicted sexual offenders in the Rio Grande Valley....

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to Cotulla Station requested assistance from Texas Department of Public...

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – Laredo Sector Border Patrol and Webb County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) shut down a stash house in east Laredo.

The...

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas –Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Cotulla Station while working with local law enforcement, foiled six...

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