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Speeches and Statements

Commissioner Kerlikowske’s Remarks to the National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America, Inc. (NCBFAA) Government Affairs Conference

Release Date: 
September 13, 2016

Thank you, [NCBFAA President] Geoff [Powell]. I’d also like to thank Megan Montgomery, the Association’s new Executive Vice President … Megan, congratulations, and thank you for putting together such a stellar event.

CBP Statement

Release Date: 
September 10, 2016

TUCSON, Ariz. – Customs and Border Protection officers and a U.S. Border Patrol agent were involved in a shooting Thursday at the Port of Nogales’ Mariposa Crossing.

Statement from Press Secretary Jenny Burke on Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske’s Upcoming Trip to San Diego and Tijuana

Release Date: 
August 30, 2016

WASHINGTON—On August 31, Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske will begin a visit to San Diego and Tijuana to participate in the ‘Building Strong Border Communities’ events held jointly between CBP and the Government of Mexico.

CBP Statement

Release Date: 
August 29, 2016

GRAND FORKS, N.D. - On August 27 at approximately 2 a.m. CST, U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Grand Forks Sector were notified of a suspicious subject in a vehicle near the Pembina Port of Entry.


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