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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Friday, April 9, 2021 | National Media Release

EAGLE PASS, TX — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has introduced Simplified Arrival at the pedestrian border crossings in the Eagle Pass and Del Rio...

Thursday, April 8, 2021 | National Media Release

TAMPA, FL – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of Simplified Arrival at Tampa International Airport (TPA).

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Thursday, April 1, 2021 | Local Media Release
Travel Advisory

DETROIT - U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Detroit Field Office reminds all travelers that land border crossings are closed to all...

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 | Local Media Release

JAMAICA, N.Y. – This wasn’t the usual game of peek-a-boo, but U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers won anyway after they discovered 29 finches...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | National Media Release

RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TX — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has now introduced Simplified Arrival at all of the pedestrian border crossings in the Rio...

Friday, March 26, 2021 | Local Media Release

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in partnership with Aerostar announced today the implementation of the...

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of Simplified Arrival at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL...

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of Simplified Arrival at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood...

Thursday, March 18, 2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized more than $43,000 from a Belgium-bound man on Sunday at Washington Dulles...

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 | National Media Release

LUKEVILLE, AZ — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has introduced Simplified Arrival at the pedestrian border crossings at the Ports of Lukeville and...

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 | National Media Release

HIDALGO, TX—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of Simplified Arrival at the international bridges within the...

Friday, March 5, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) revoked two Global Entry...

Monday, March 1, 2021 | Local Media Release
The biometric facial comparison process at Douglas port of entry.

DOUGLAS, Ariz. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has introduced Simplified Arrival...

Monday, February 22, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — To support its innovation efforts, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) built a mobile application to serve as the single point of entry...

Thursday, February 18, 2021 | National Media Release

CALEXICO, CA—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the implementation of Simplified Arrival at the pedestrian border crossing in Calexico...

Thursday, February 18, 2021 | National Media Release

CANADA—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers recently made an apprehension in Toronto and Vancouver, immediately following the implementation of...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | Local Media Release

BALTIMORE – For the second time in one month, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport...

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | National Media Release

CANADA—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today the upcoming expansion of Simplified Arrival at eight Preclearance locations throughout...

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

PHILADELPHIA – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers discovered five unemployment benefit cards bearing other beneficiaries’ names in the...

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 | Local Media Release

STERLING, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized nearly $66,000 from two travelers at Washington Dulles International Airport this...

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 | National Media Release

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

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,...

Thursday, February 4, 2021 | Local Media Release

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers and agriculture specialists at Laredo Field Office ports of entry processed more than $180.9...

Thursday, February 4, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection today released the Trade and Travel Report: Fiscal Year 2020, which describes measures the agency took to...

Thursday, February 4, 2021 | National Media Release

WASHINGTON—Effective Feb. 2, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is enforcing the requirement that travelers wear face masks at all air, land and sea...

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