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Friday, October 22, 2021 | National Media Release

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

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – Shipments with a voluminous amount of counterfeit consumer goods are usually transported in maritime cargo, so it was a bit surprising when...

Monday, October 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

WASHINGTON—Through an agreement with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation became the 12th U.S. federally recognized...

Friday, October 8, 2021 | Local Media Release

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers assigned to the Fort Lauderdale International Airport discovered 2704 grams of gold...

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

SWEETGRASS, Mont. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the expansion of biometric facial comparison technology to the pedestrian...

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Virginia – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized $46,628 in unreported currency from a man traveling to Cameroon at Washington...

Monday, September 27, 2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Virginia – Threats to our nation’s agricultural industries can take many forms. From the deliberate act of agro-terrorism, to the hitchhiking of...

Friday, September 24, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - Oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) de los Estados Unidos en el Puerto de Entrada de Laredo, identificaron a una viajera...

Friday, September 24, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), officers at the Laredo Port of Entry, identified one Mexican female traveler as an impostor to a...

Friday, September 24, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – It’s a gamble that many travelers continue to lose as U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Baltimore Washington International...

Monday, September 20, 2021 | National Media Release

ANZALDUAS, Texas — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the start of an innovative facial biometric pilot in select vehicle lanes at the...

Thursday, September 16, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — To further support its innovation efforts, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today that CBP ROAM™ will introduce new features...

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 | Local Media Release

WASHINGTON—The Suquamish Tribe has become the eleventh U.S. federally recognized tribe approved to issue an Enhanced Tribal Card (ETC).

ETCs serve the...

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 | National Media Release

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

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) was established in 2003 as part of the Department of Homeland Security to create...

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 | Local Media Release
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ALBURGH, VT – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will be temporarily suspending operations at the Canada Border Services Agency (...

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 | Local Media Release

MINNEAPOLIS-U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) are encouraging...

Monday, August 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection reminds travelers to leave their THC edibles and other marijuana-based products behind on vacation after...

Monday, August 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) continue to encounter...

Monday, August 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized more than $99,000 from a U.S. family bound to the Palestinian territories on...

Thursday, August 12, 2021 | National Media Release

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

Thursday, August 5, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON— As cruise travel resumes this summer following suspension due to COVID-19, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is working with the cruise...

Monday, August 2, 2021 | Local Media Release

CHICAGO— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has enhanced the Global Entry process with facial biometrics at Chicago’s O’...

Monday, August 2, 2021 | Local Media Release

KANSAS CITY, Mo— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced the implementation of Simplified Arrival at Kansas City International Airport (MCI)...

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 | Local Media Release

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Chicago – Straż Graniczna Stanów Zjednoczonych (CBP) ogłosiła...

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