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Friday, June 15, 2018 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today 20 tentative selections for new reimbursable services agreements to promote economic growth in cross-border trade and travel across the country. These public-private partnerships in...
Thursday, June 14, 2018 | Local Media Release
PITTSBURGH – With the busy summer travel season upon us, U.S. Customs and Border Protection is pleased to announce that Pittsburgh International Airport today becomes the 26th U.S. airport to offer Mobile Passport Control to initiate the CBP...
Thursday, June 14, 2018 | Local Media Release
SWEETGRASS, Mont. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations is pleased announce the addition of Waterton, Alberta, to the list of pilot locations now using the new Reporting Offsite Arrival-Mobile (ROAM) application for...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 | Local Media Release
PITTSBURGH – As the summer travel season begins in earnest, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) urges all international visitors to ensure they possess the appropriate U.S. travel visa for the purpose of their visit. Two women learned that...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 | Local Media Release
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Aún en medio de la recuperación por los huracanes Irma y María, y los preparativos en curso para la temporada de huracanes, a partir de hoy, las operaciones de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) en Puerto Rico y las Islas...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 | Local Media Release
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Even in the midst of the recovery from Hurricanes Irma and Maria, and ongoing preparations for the hurricane season starting today, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) operations in Puerto Rico and the United States...
Thursday, May 31, 2018 | Local Media Release
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich –As part of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) comprehensive effort to improve the security of our nation's borders while enhancing legitimate travel, CBP has launched the Reporting Offsite Arrival – Mobile (ROAM) app...
Friday, May 25, 2018 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON – En la medida que se acerca el trimestre más concurrido de viajes internacionales, Aduanas y Protección de Fronteras de los Estados Unidos recomienda a los viajeros a "saber antes de partír" cuando viajen hacia los Estados Unidos o...
Friday, May 25, 2018 | Local Media Release
LAREDO, Texas - La Oficina Regional de Operaciones Aduaneras de Laredo (LFO por sus siglas en ingles) y sus puertos de entrada en el sur de Texas se están preparando para abrir carriles disponibles según sea necesario, alentando a los viajeros a...
Friday, May 25, 2018 | Local Media Release
LAREDO, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Laredo Field Office (LFO) and its South Texas ports of entry are preparing to open available lanes as needed, encouraging travelers to obtain tourist permits early, use Ready Lanes or...
Friday, May 25, 2018 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—As the busiest three months of international travel approach, U.S. Customs and Border Protection encourages travelers to “Know Before You Go” when traveling to the United States or returning home this summer. CBP officers at international...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 | Local Media Release
BLAINE, Wash. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations, is reminding travelers planning trips across the border into the United States this Memorial Day weekend  to make sure they have their proper documents and to plan ahead...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 | 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...
Monday, May 21, 2018 | Local Media Release
Sault Ste. Marie, Mich— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Field Operations today announced the opening dates of the Drummond Island reporting station at Yacht Haven for Memorial Day Weekend: the reporting station will be opening May 25...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a Baltimore rape suspect at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) Monday, following an alert from CBP’s Toronto, Canada Preclearance Station. CBP officers...
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE – With the quickly approaching Memorial Day weekend kicking off the unofficial start to another busy summer boating season, U.S Customs and Border Protection is reminding pleasure boat operators of federal reporting requirements. “It has...
Monday, May 14, 2018 | Local Media Release
PHILADELPHIA – With the quickly approaching Memorial Day weekend kicking off the unofficial start to another busy summer boating season, U.S. Customs and Border Protection is reminding pleasure boat operators of federal reporting requirements. “It...
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Local Media Release
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations has added to the list of pilot locations now using the new Reporting Offsite Arrival-Mobile (ROAM) application for small boat reporting. This pilot expansion includes Rainy Lake,...
Friday, April 13, 2018 | Local Media Release
BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection has added the Buffalo Field Office to the list of locations now using the new Reporting Offsite Arrival-Mobile (ROAM) application for small boat reporting.  CBP Air and Marine Operations vesselon...
Thursday, April 12, 2018 | Local Media Release
PHILADELPHIA — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized $152,342 in unreported currency from two men who recently departed Philadelphia International Airport. CBP is not releasing the travelers’ names because none was criminally...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON- Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció hoy una meta histórica al inscribirse 5 millones de participantes en su programa emblemático de Viajero de Confianza, Global Entry, que proporciona...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced a membership enrollment milestone today for its flagship Trusted Traveler Program, Global Entry, with more than 5 million members now receiving expedited clearance. Global Entry provides...
Monday, April 2, 2018 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport assessed a $500 zero tolerance penalty to a U.S. woman on March 26 after officers found marijuana...
Thursday, March 29, 2018 | Local Media Release
PEMBINA, N.D. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations announces that the Pembina Global Entry enrollment center will be open on Fridays during the month of April. During the month of April, the Global Entry enrollment...
Thursday, March 29, 2018 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE — Summer is quickly approaching, which means the return of the busy summer travel season and a higher density of travelers at U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) federal inspection stations in Mid-Atlantic airports. CBP encourages...

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