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Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | Local Media Release
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico-  La Oficina de Operaciones de Campo en San Juan de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) anuncio el martes la implementación del Control Móvil de Pasaporte (MPC, por sus siglas en ingles) en Puerto Rico.  Los ciudadanos...
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 | Local Media Release
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico —The San Juan Field Office of U.S. Customs and Border announced Tuesday the upcoming implementation of Mobile Passport Control (MPC) in Puerto Rico. U.S. citizens and Canadian visitors will now have the option of MPC processing...
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers arrested a Jamaican man at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport Sunday on a Palm Beach County, Florida, felony arrest warrant for sex offenses on a child. Officers...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 | Local Media Release
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico –El verano es el momento favorito de los navegantes de placer para navegar entre los archipiélagos de Puerto Rico, y las Islas Vírgenes británicas y estadounidenses.  A la luz de esto, Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP)...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 | Local Media Release
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The summer is a favorite time for pleasure boaters to navigate between the archipelagos of Puerto Rico, and the US, and British Virgin Islands.  In light of this, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued today a public...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 | Local Media Release
PORT CANAVERAL, Fla.— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in Florida and across the country encourages travelers to “Know Before You Go” when traveling to the United States or returning home this summer during the busy summer travel season. CBP...
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 | Local Media Release
DETROIT - U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations reminds travelers planning trips across the Detroit, Port Huron and Sault Ste. Marie border crossings to anticipate heavy traffic and to have their approved travel documents...
Friday, June 14, 2019 | Local Media Release
PHILADELPHIA — Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized $16,542 in unreported currency from a Jamaica-bound man at Philadelphia International Airport Thursday. The man, a Jamaican citizen and U.S. lawful permanent resident, verbally told...
Friday, June 14, 2019 | Local Media Release
STERLING, Virginia — Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized $21,920 in unreported currency from a Ghana-bound couple at Washington Dulles International Airport Wednesday. The couple verbally and in writing told CBP officers that they...
Monday, June 10, 2019 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE – As usual, summer brings an increase in the number of international travelers arriving at Washington Dulles International Airport. This increase in travelers also means that Customs and Border Protection expects to see an increase in...
Monday, June 10, 2019 | Local Media Release
PHILADELPHIA – Temperatures are rising with summer quickly approaching and with that Customs and Border Protection (CBP) anticipates rising numbers of private vessels arriving to Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware from Canada, Bermuda and the...
Monday, June 10, 2019 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE – Temperatures are rising with summer quickly approaching and with that Customs and Border Protection (CBP) anticipates rising numbers of private vessels arriving to Maryland from Canada, Bermuda and the Caribbean. CBP reminds vessel...
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE — Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized nearly $21,000 of unreported currency Friday at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI). A Nigerian couple, who arrived on a flight from London, reported to...
Monday, June 3, 2019 | Local Media Release
Sault Ste. Marie, Mich— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Field Operations is installing the Reporting Offsite Arrival-Mobile (ROAM) application for small boat reporting at four sites in the Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan area of responsibility...
Friday, May 31, 2019 | Local Media Release
STERLING, Virginia — On consecutive days, a Customs and Border Protection (CBP) currency detector dog alert resulted in the seizure Thursday of unreported currency from Ghana-bound travelers at Washington Dulles International Airport. CBP officers...
Thursday, May 30, 2019 | Local Media Release
STERLING, Virginia — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) recently issued travel tips for international travel through Washington Dulles International Airport. Chiefly among those tips is for travelers to truthfully report all currency they...
Friday, May 24, 2019 | National Media Release
SHANNON, Ireland – Clint Lamm, Director of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Preclearance Field Office, and Andrew Murphy, Managing Director of the Shannon Airport Authority in Ireland, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Thursday,...
Thursday, May 23, 2019 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON - Dado que la temporada de viajes durante el verano se encuentra entre los momentos más concurridos en todos los aeropuertos internacionales y los puertos de entrada en todo el país, Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en...
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 | Local Media Release
STERLING, Virginia – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) offers five travel tips for travelers returning from overseas trips to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) during the busy Memorial Day holiday. “Holiday travel can be an...
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) offers five travel tips for travelers returning from overseas trips to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) and Baltimore Washington International...
Monday, May 13, 2019 | Local Media Release
CALEXICO, Calif. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials announced today that they are revising the standard hours of operation at the Calexico East port of entry. Beginning on Monday, June 3, the East port will operate from 6 a.m. until...
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | Local Media Release
SAN DIEGO - U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists are diligently at work this week making sure that personal and commercial importations of Mother’s Day flowers are free from insects, pests and diseases that could harm the...
Monday, April 15, 2019 | Local Media Release
TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is reminding travelers that the Easter Holiday may result in delays at the border.  This season is one of the busiest travel weeks of the year at Arizona ports of entry.  CBP would like to...
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 | Local Media Release
PHILADELPHIA – With the busy summer travel season quickly approaching, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) authorities announce the launch March 26 of Mobile Passport Control. Mobile Passport Control...
Monday, March 18, 2019 | Local Media Release
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos arrestaron el viernes a un extranjero intentando abordar un vuelo en el Aeropuerto Internacional Luis Muñoz Marín hacia la ciudad de Nueva York, haciendo uso de...

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