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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Thursday, October 8, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. –U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Washington Dulles International Airport seized nearly $44,000 in unreported currency...

Thursday, October 8, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers leveraged the Simplified Arrival process to detect an impostor to a Senegal passport and U...

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 | Local Media Release

SAN FRANCISCO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of Simplified Arrival at San Francisco International Airport (...

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON - Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos (CBP) anunció hoy que...

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 | National Media Release
Passengers depart the  Preclearance  processing area at Vancouver International Airport 

WASHINGTON - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced...

Monday, September 28, 2020 | National Media Release

BRUSSELS — The United States of America and the Kingdom of Belgium concluded an agreement today to implement U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)...

Friday, September 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized nearly $340,000 during six outbound seizures of unreported currency in one week at...

Thursday, September 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Washington Dulles International Airport seized nearly $99,000 from a man traveling to...

Friday, September 4, 2020 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE — U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Baltimore Field Office will resume Global Entry enrollment interviews for applicants with scheduled...

Friday, September 4, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a Minnesota man on criminal vehicular homicide charges as he prepared to board a flight...

Friday, September 4, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced plans today for reopening Trusted Traveler Programs enrollment centers to the public on September...

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Washington Dulles International Airport seized more than $35,000 from a woman traveling...

Thursday, July 23, 2020 | Local Media Release

St. Albans, Vt. – As a result of restrictions on non-essential travel along the northern border, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will temporarily...

Monday, July 20, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON - Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos anunció hoy que los centros de inscripción de los programas de Viajero de Confianza...

Monday, July 20, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today that Trusted Traveler Programs enrollment centers will remain closed until at least...

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 | Local Media Release

VANCOUVER — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today that it will no longer conduct Trusted Traveler Programs interviews at the Vancouver Urban...

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — CBP decided today to postpone the previously announced reopening of Trusted Traveler Programs Enrollment Centers until at least August 10, 2020...

Friday, June 26, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today plans to reopen Trusted Traveler Programs enrollment centers in early July. The reopening...

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON – Effective immediately, U.S. Customs and Border Protection will no longer process inadmissibility waivers at Preclearance locations in Canada...

Friday, June 12, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today released the agency’s operational update for May 2020, which included CBP’s actions to prevent...

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – A United Kingdom citizen, plucked from his disabled sailboat in the Atlantic Ocean by a good Samaritan merchant ship, is quickly heading home...

Friday, May 29, 2020 | National Media Release
CBP Officers at ATL facilitate the return of inadmissible  Korean passengers.
Image by Ken Hodgkins

ATLANTA – An intricate scheme by a large group of...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection has extended the temporary closure of Trusted Traveler Program enrollment centers until at least July 6,...

Friday, May 22, 2020 | 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...

Thursday, May 21, 2020 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Based on the President’s determination, as part of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP’s) continued effort to combat the spread of...

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