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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Tuesday, January 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized more than $44,000 from a Jamaica-bound couple at Philadelphia International Airport...

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – A Global Entry member bogeyed his trusted traveler privilege and scored a $500 Zero Tolerance penalty after a Customs and Border Protection...

Friday, January 15, 2021 | National Media Release

SAN DIEGO—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of Simplified Arrival at the San Ysidro and Otay Mesa pedestrian...

Wednesday, December 30, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers arrested a Minnesota man on Monday at Washington Dulles International Airport after...

Thursday, December 10, 2020 | National Media Release

BERMUDA—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the introduction of Simplified Arrival at the L.F. Wade International Airport in Bermuda....

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 | National Media Release

NASSAU—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the introduction of Simplified Arrival at the Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA)...

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 | National Media Release

BERMUDA—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today a new Preclearance Terminal that will open Wednesday at the new L.F. Wade International...

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of biometric facial comparison technology at the pedestrian border...

Thursday, December 3, 2020 | Local Media Release
A CBP officer captures facial biometrics of a traveler at McCarran
International Airport. The use of  facial biometrics automates
the manual document...
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | Local Media Release

BUFFALO, N.Y. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of biometric facial comparison technology at the pedestrian...

Friday, November 20, 2020 | National Media Release

MIAMI — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of Simplified Arrival at Miami International Airport (MIA).

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Friday, November 20, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS)...

Thursday, November 19, 2020 | Local Media Release

HOUSTON  — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the Houston Airport System today announced the launch of Simplified Arrival at George Bush...

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

BOSTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today announced the implementation of Simplified Arrival at Boston Logan International Airport (BOS).

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Monday, November 9, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON— U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today 15 tentative selections for new reimbursable services agreements that will promote cross-...

Monday, November 9, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of biometric facial comparison technology at the pedestrian border...

Thursday, October 29, 2020 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of biometric facial comparison technology at the pedestrian border...

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture detector dog had a traveler at Washington Dulles International Airport singing like a...

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 | Local Media Release

ATLANTA — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) employees from the Atlanta Field Office, Office of Field Operations report a successful fiscal year in...

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)...

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