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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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02-08-2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a gang member Friday afternoon.

The incident occurred that…

02-05-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – While working with local law enforcement agencies, United States Border Patrol agents assigned to the Hebbronville Station, arrested an…

02-05-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, TEXAS – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Laredo Sector, along with the Hebbronville Fire Department, rescued a lost subject near Hebbronville,…

02-05-2021 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a teenager attempting to smuggle methamphetamine through the immigration checkpoint…

02-05-2021 | Local Media Release

OTAY, Calif.—U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents assisted in the rescue of seven undocumented migrants from a cross-border drainage culvert.

The incident…

02-05-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents apprehended two large groups of illegal aliens within an hour of each other near Mission, Texas. Agents and…

02-05-2021 | Local Media Release
AMO conducts a 125-foot hoist to rescue a
woman from the Baboquivari Mountains.
Editors Note:  Click the Photo for Video.

TUCSON, Ariz. — U.S.…

02-04-2021 | Local Media Release

OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the El Centro Sector successfully rescued two illegal aliens that were lost in the mountainous terrain…

02-03-2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a group of 11 Iranian citizens who illegally crossed the border into the United States Monday…

02-03-2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized more than $47,000 from a Netherlands-bound traveler Friday at Washington Dulles…

02-03-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents and local law enforcement discover a stash house containing 28 illegal aliens in Edinburg, Texas.

02-03-2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested an illegal alien early Wednesday morning with a prior conviction for…

02-02-2021 | National Media Release

TAMPA — Highly-skilled U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) teams of aircrews, agents and officers are supporting efforts for a safe and secure Super…

02-02-2021 | Local Media Release

 

33 individuals found hiding in a tractor-trailer.

LAREDO, Texas – Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo South Station responded to a concerned…

02-02-2021 | Local Media Release

LEWISTON, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Lewiston Cargo Facility seized another 1070 lbs. of marijuana in a commercial…

02-02-2021 | Local Media Release

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents arrested an aggravated felon and convicted sex offender early Tuesday morning after he made illegal entry…

02-02-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Laredo West Station stopped a human smuggling attempt at the Highway 83 checkpoint, northwest of Laredo…

02-01-2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Washington Dulles International Airport arrested a Nebraska man Friday on a warrant related…

02-01-2021 | Local Media Release

TECATE, Calif. — Saturday morning, San Diego Sector (SDC) Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported sex offender who had entered the U.S.…

02-01-2021 | Local Media Release

CALEXICO, Calif.  — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Calexico West Port of Entry intercepted two narcotic smuggling attempts in the same…

01-29-2021 | Local Media Release
Multiple agencies partnered to recapture a
Honduran national who escaped from bus
headed to Mexico.

YUMA, Ariz. – Multiple agencies scoured the…

01-28-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents from Laredo South Station working with Air and Marine Operations (AMO), Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS),…

01-28-2021 | Local Media Release

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers working at the El Paso port of entry arrested a man being sought in Denver, Colorado for…

01-27-2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas– During a hectic day, the Laredo Sector Border Patrol, working with other law enforcement agencies, closed down several stash houses in south…

01-27-2021 | Local Media Release

EDINBURG, Texas – On Tuesday, Rio Grande Valley Sector (RGV) Border Patrol agents apprehended 100 illegal aliens at two alien smuggling stash houses.