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Sunday, July 15, 2018 | Local Media Release
BALTIMORE – 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 and added...
Friday, July 13, 2018 | Local Media Release
NEW ORLEANS, La--The New Orleans Field office of U.S Customs and Border Protection met with Fort Lauderdale and New Orleans representatives from the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) July 12, 2018 to discuss coastwise laws, specifically...
Friday, July 6, 2018 | Local Media Release
STERLING, Va., — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized nearly $91,819 during five recent violations of federal reporting laws at Washington Dulles International Airport. Travelers may carry as much currency as they wish into and...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 | Local Media Release
Chicago — When visiting other countries, many people want to bring back souvenirs to remember their time spent abroad. Whether it is small trinkets, pictures, or memories, there are some things you just cannot bring back. Agricultural Specialists...
Monday, July 2, 2018 | Local Media Release
DETROIT –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 and added...
Friday, June 29, 2018 | Local Media Release
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Con el esfuerzo integral de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP) para mejorar la seguridad de las fronteras de nuestra nación y mejorar los viajes legítimos, CBP anuncia hoy la implementación de la aplicación Reporting...
Friday, June 29, 2018 | Local Media Release
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – With U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) comprehensive effort to improve the security of our nation's borders while enhancing legitimate travel, CBP announces today the implementation of the Reporting Offsite Arrival...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | Local Media Release
PEMBINA, N.D. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is reminding travelers planning trips across the border into the United States during the upcoming holidays to make sure they have proper documents and to anticipate heavy traffic.  Border...
Thursday, June 21, 2018 | National Media Release
WASHINGTON—U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced the integration of facial biometrics into Global Entry as the program celebrates 10 years of expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers arriving in the United States. CBP launched...
Thursday, June 21, 2018 | National Media Release
ORLANDO—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA) announced today joint efforts to advance the biometric exit mandate and transform the traveler experience at Orlando International Airport (MCO).  MCO is...
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. U.S. Customs and Border...
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...

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