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Air and Marine Operations Statistics Fiscal Year 2020

U.S. Customs and Border Protection's (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) safeguards our Nation by anticipating and confronting security threats through our aviation and maritime law enforcement expertise, innovative capabilities, and partnerships at the border and beyond.

With approximately 1,800 federal agents and mission support personnel, 240 aircraft, and 300 marine vessels operating throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands, AMO conducts its mission in the air and maritime environments at and beyond the border, and within the nation's interior.

AMO interdicts unlawful people and cargo approaching U.S. borders, investigates criminal networks and provides domain awareness in the air and maritime environments, and responds to contingencies and national taskings.

In In Fiscal Year 2019, AMO enforcement actions resulted in the seizure or disruption of 284,825 pounds of cocaine, 101,874 pounds of marijuana, 51,058 pounds of methamphetamine, 935 weapons and $34.1 million, 1,575 arrests, 52,036 apprehensions of illegal aliens.

Search and Rescue Efforts

CBP agents frequently conduct life-saving efforts, while carrying out their respective missions. Numbers below reflect Fiscal Year Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 To Date (TD).

Fiscal Year 2020 runs October 01, 2019 - September 30, 2020.

 FY19FY20 TD FEB
Air and Marine Operations37732

 

 

Drug Seizures

Air and Marine Operations Nationwide Drug Seizures

Numbers listed below are reflective of AMO’s enforcement actions with non-CBP agencies for FY 2017 - FY 2019 and FY20 To Date (TD). 

Fiscal Year 2020 runs October 01, 2019 - September 30, 2020.

 FY 17FY 18FY 19FY20 TD FEB
Cocaine196,832205,792227,47544,439
Heroin34254450767
Marijuana113,873178,47859,3967,000
Methamphetamine2,783175,40948,8721,108
Fentanyl 100243387172

*weights are in pounds (lb)

Monthly Air and Marine Operations Nationwide Drug Seizures

Numbers listed below are reflective of AMO’s enforcement actions with non-CBP agencies for FY20 To Date (TD) February.

Fiscal Year 2020 runs October 01, 2019 - September 30, 2020.

 MarijuanaCocaineHeroinMethamphetamineFentanyl
October4,93515,8862324373
November59316,2782621840
December2434,69203207
January1,0154,91527517
February2132,6681425334
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*weights are in pounds (lb)

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