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Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | National Media Release

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

 

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Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–-On May 13th, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati intercepted two large shipments of Bluetooth audio devices and...

Friday, May 28, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas announced that U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a Withhold...

Thursday, May 27, 2021 | Local Media Release

NOGALES - On April 16, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers Task Force Officers (TFO) and special agents with Homeland Security Investigations (HSI)...

Thursday, May 27, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced a joint initiative today to prevent the importation of...

Monday, May 24, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection has modified an existing Withhold Release Order on imports of tobacco from Malawi.

Effective May 21,...

Thursday, May 20, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced a new formal partnership arrangement with NIKE, Inc. today as part of the Donations Acceptance...

Thursday, May 20, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced three tentative selections today for new reimbursable services agreements that will enhance...

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) unveiled a $46 million dollar initiative today to enhance the security and efficiency of rail cargo...

Monday, May 10, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–-On May 5, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati seized a shipment of jewelry deemed to be counterfeit by CBP’s Centers...

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 | National Media Release
CBP personnel in Miami inspect cut flower imports

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists are working round the clock to...

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI — On April 30, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized two large shipments of fake merchandise that arrived at the Port of Cincinnati...

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 | National Media Release
Executive Director  Ana Hinojosa and Deputy Executive Director
Eric Choy lead the CBP team selected as a 2021 Sammies finalist.
 

WASHINGTON — The...

Friday, April 30, 2021 | National Media Release
CBP Chicago seized $636K of counterfeit designer handbags in March.

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection is reminding consumers to be alert for...

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI— On April 26, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati seized 9,377 pieces of jewelry from a shipment originating in China...

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the World Business Alliance for Secure Commerce Organization (WBO) issued a joint statement today...

Friday, April 16, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced 11 tentative selections for new reimbursable services agreements today that will enhance security...

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI—Over the past six weeks, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati seized 1,196 counterfeit keys, key fobs, key fob covers...

Thursday, April 8, 2021 | National Media Release

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

“CBP has...

Monday, March 29, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today that it has directed personnel at all U.S. ports of entry to begin seizing disposable...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

PITTSBURGH – There are likely to be some perturbed plundering pirates pillaging around Pittsburgh, but U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) only wants...

Thursday, February 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville  seized a large shipment carrying various counterfeit items on Feb 11. The...

Thursday, February 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI–-Last Thursday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati seized 450 boxes of counterfeit 3M surgical masks; each box...

Thursday, February 11, 2021 | Local Media Release

CINCINNATI—Last Thursday, February 4, Cincinnati CBP officers seized 41 ½ pounds, approximately 17,400 pills, of Viagra in a large shipment headed to an...

Friday, February 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — U.S. Customs and Border Protection released Thursday the Trade and Travel Report: Fiscal Year 2020,...

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