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Lapse in Federal Funding Impact on CBP Website Operations Notice

NOTICE: Due to the lapse in federal funding, this website will not be actively managed. This website was last updated on December 21, 2018 and will not be updated until after funding is enacted. As such, information on this website may not be up to date. Transactions submitted via this website might not be processed and we will not be able to respond to inquiries until after appropriations are enacted.


Aviso del impacto de la interrupción de fondos federales en las operaciones del sitio web del Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés)

AVISO:  A causa de la interrupción de fondos federales, este sitio de web no será administrado activamente. La última actualización a este sitio web se realizó el 21 de diciembre de 2018 y no se harán más actualizaciones hasta que el gobierno reanude operaciones; por ende, puede que el sitio web no refleje la información más reciente. Es posible que no podamos procesar transacciones ni responder a
preguntas hasta que se reanuden operaciones.

On a Typical Day in Fiscal Year 2014, CBP...


  • 1,026,234 passengers and pedestrians
    • 293,285 incoming international air passengers and crew
    • 54,008 passengers and crew on arriving ship/boat
    • 678,941 incoming land travelers
  • 70,334 truck, rail, and sea containers
  • 307,680 incoming privately owned vehicles


  • 1,333 apprehensions between U.S. ports of entry
  • 21 arrests of wanted criminals at U.S. ports of entry
  • 241 refusals of inadmissible persons at U.S. ports of entry


  • 425 pests at U.S. ports of entry and 4,447 materials for quarantine: plant, meat, animal byproduct, and soil


  • 10,327 pounds of drugs
  • $650,117 in undeclared or illicit currency
  • $3.4 million worth of products with Intellectual Property Rights violations


  • 548 individuals with suspected national security concerns


  • 76 fraudulent documents

Employed 59,969 men and women, including:

  • 22,274 CBP officers
  • 2,368 CBP Agriculture specialists
  • 20,824 Border Patrol agents
  • 729 Air Interdiction agents (pilots)
  • 329 Marine Interdiction agents
  • 133 Aviation Enforcement officers


  • More than 1,463 canine teams and 300 horse patrols


  • 213 hours enforcement missions over the United States

Conducted operations at:

  • 328 ports of entry
  • 136 Border Patrol stations and five substations within 20 sectors, with 35 permanent checkpoints
  • 21 Air and Marine branches, six National Security Operations, and one Air and Marine Operations Center

(Based on FY 2014 Data)

Last modified: 
February 6, 2017