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Spotlights from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
E.g., 2020-06-07
E.g., 2020-06-07
Mon, 06/01/2020 | Spotlights

“Semper Paratus”, a Latin phrase meaning "Always Ready", has been a solid mantra that has guided my journey through life,” says Nina Scierka, CBP entry specialist, at the Centers for Excellence and Expertise (CEE) for Apparel, Footwear and...

Wed, 05/27/2020 | Spotlights

CBP Scientists Secure Top 12 Spot in People’s Choice Contest

Two CBP scientists from Operations Support’s Laboratories and Scientific Services, the agency’s Chicago Laboratory were selected earlier this month...

Fri, 05/15/2020 | Spotlights
CBP agriculture specialists examine imported flowers at the Port of Miami, Florida.
CBP agriculture...
Wed, 05/13/2020 | Spotlights
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Wed, 05/06/2020 | Spotlights

Two U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) scientists from Operations Support’s Laboratories and Scientific Services, Chicago Laboratory, were selected as finalists in the 2020 Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals—or the Sammies—an award...

Fri, 05/01/2020 | Spotlights
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Tue, 04/28/2020 | Spotlights

During the COVID-19 epidemic, CBP’s Air and Marine Operations crews create social distance … and more chances to intercept the bad guys

Social distancing is the key message in these days of coronavirus: going out no more than...

Mon, 04/06/2020 | Spotlights

Chances don't approach you, you approach chances! Than Naing, a United States Marine Corps combat veteran, having earned two Purple Hearts in battle proved he belonged amongst the bravest of our most revered in military service. Than served in...

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...

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