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Spotlights

Spotlights from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
E.g., 2020-03-31
E.g., 2020-03-31
Mon, 03/30/2020 | Spotlights

From her station at Seattle’s international airport, CBP Officer Shannice Brown checked the passports of international arrivals.

Fri, 03/13/2020 | Spotlights

Innovation helps agency fulfill border security while maintaining economic prosperity

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Fri, 02/28/2020 | Spotlights

A shared border means shared security concerns for the United States and Mexico. A recent coordination meeting between U.S. Customs and Border Protection and its Mexican government counterparts sought to highlight and foster a better...

Wed, 01/29/2020 | Spotlights

While the NFL gets ready to kick off the biggest game of the year, CBP plays a significant role in Super Bowl security

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Tue, 01/28/2020 | Spotlights
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Wed, 01/15/2020 | Spotlights
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Wed, 01/08/2020 | Spotlights

CBP’s extraordinarily successful collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Non-Paid Work...

Wed, 12/11/2019 | Spotlights
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Tue, 12/03/2019 | Spotlights

Commissioner Mark Morgan with the CBP Honor Guard at the Commissioner's awards ceremony

The 2019 Commissioner’s Awards...

Mon, 11/04/2019 | Spotlights

A U.S. Border Patrol agent was named Officer of the Year and CBP Acting Commissioner Mark Morgan described how hard drug seizures have spiked as marijuana seizures fell over the last fiscal year in his remarks Oct. 27 at the International...

Fri, 10/18/2019 | Spotlights
Workers prepare to relocate a saguaro cactus at Organ Pipe National Monument
Workers prepare to relocate a saguaro...
Tue, 08/27/2019 | Spotlights
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Tue, 08/06/2019 | Spotlights

U.S. Customs and Borders Protection (CBP) personnel are working to process an unprecedented number of migrants arriving along the Southwest Border. The volume is placing CBP processing centers, designed to accommodate short term stays of 72 hours...

Thu, 08/01/2019 | Spotlights

Hoping to learn more about the constantly changing trade environment, a record-breaking crowd packed the halls of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Trade Symposium on July 23-24 in Chicago. Held at the Marriott Marquis, the event drew upwards...

Tue, 07/30/2019 | Spotlights

In the summer of 1789, Benjamin Lincoln faced a delicate situation. He was the new federal customs collector in Boston – the first of 62 new federal customs collectors in the country.

Mon, 06/24/2019 | Spotlights

The growing number of illegal migrants pushing through the Southwest border is unprecedented, noted U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Deputy Commissioner Robert Perez during a morning panel discussion at the International Summit on Borders...

Tue, 05/21/2019 | Spotlights

The sun was shining, but the mood was solemn at the Woodrow Wilson Plaza in Washington, D.C., on Thursday when hundreds of U.S. Customs and Border Protection personnel, families, and guests gathered to pay tribute to those who died in the line of...

Mon, 05/20/2019 | Spotlights

To ease the overwhelming demand on U.S. Customs and Border Protection personnel, facilities and operations brought on by the unprecedented increase in the number of families and children arriving at the Southwest Border, the agency stood up two...

Thu, 05/16/2019 | Spotlights

The U.S. Border Patrol took top honors in Police Week’s National Honor Guard Competition at the U.S.

Thu, 05/16/2019 | Spotlights
The U.S. Capital building during the National Police Officer's Memorial Service
Members of various U.S. law...
Mon, 05/13/2019 | Spotlights

Two of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s own were among the more than 200 fallen law enforcement officers honored during the 25th annual Blue Mass Tuesday in Washington, D.C.

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