The long-running, acclaimed TV show COPS will focus on the work of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Saturday night, July 31, at 8 p.m. on the Fox network.
"COPS: Customs and Border Protection Special Edition" marks the first time the work of CBP employees has been featured for an entire episode of the show, which has been on the air for more than 20 years providing viewers an up-close view of the world of law enforcement.
The show, which has featured law enforcement agencies from around the country, is the most-watched program in its Saturday night timeslot. In the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, the show will be seen on Fox 5, WTTG-TV.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between the official ports of entry. CBP is charged with keeping terrorists and terrorist weapons out of the country while enforcing hundreds of U.S. laws.