• May 27, 2022

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El Paso Area CBP Officers Seize Narcotics and Arrest 30

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at El Paso area ports of entry seized cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin, marijuana, and fentanyl and arrested 30 fugitives over the last week. “The enforcement efforts at our ports of entry remains high,” said CBP El Paso Director Field Operations Hector A. Mancha. “Our frontline officers remain dedicated […]Read More

CBP – Seven lost migrants rescued in El Paso Sector

U.S. Border Patrol Agents from El Paso Sector rescued seven stranded migrants during separate events in the last seven days.  The first incident occurred last Thursday, in the early morning hours, when Border Patrol Agents  assigned to the Santa Teresa Station received a call from Mexico Emergency 911, advising of lost  migrant in the United […]Read More

CBP Officers Seize Meth, Nab 26 Fugitives

 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at El Paso area ports of entry seized 130 pounds of methamphetamine and arrested 26 fugitives within the span of one week. “Last week, CBP Officers interdicted 130 pounds of methamphetamine in three separate seizures at the Paso Del Norte international crossing as CBP continues our mission […]Read More

CBP – Over 100 migrants rescued within 24 hours in

El Paso Sector U.S. Border (CBP) Patrol Agents, along with Homeland  Security Investigations rescued more than 100 migrants within the El Paso area, Thursday.  U.S. Border Patrol Agents from the Deming Station disrupted a human smuggling scheme  when they encountered 22 migrants that were crammed inside a   Chevrolet Suburban SUV. The driver, an undocumented […]Read More

CBP Officers Seize 47 Pounds of Cocaine at the El

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers working at the Paso Del Norte international border crossing in downtown El Paso seized 47 pounds of cocaine with an estimated street value of more than half a million dollars.    “CBP is dedicated to upholding our important border security mission,” said CBP El Paso Director Field Operations […]Read More

CBP Officers Again Intercept Smuggled Parrots

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at the Paso Del Norte international crossing in downtown El Paso seized five live parrots March 30. The birds were hidden in a shoe box. The seizure was made when a vehicle with two passengers arrived at the PDN crossing from Mexico. The occupants declared several medications […]Read More

Ysleta CBP Officers Seize 548 Pounds of Liquid Meth

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers working at the Port of Ysleta Cargo Facility intercepted 548 pounds of liquid methamphetamine with an estimated street value of $3 million. “This significant seizure is a perfect example of the work our CBP Officers do on a daily basis to protect our communities and nation,” said CBP […]Read More

CBP Again Prevents Multiple Bologna Smuggling Schemes

 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Agriculture Specialists assigned to the Bridge of the Americas and Santa Teresa border crossings seized 230 pounds of prohibited pork bologna on two separate unrelated incidents in recent days. “People will sometimes make light of these seizures but there is nothing funny about these failed smuggling attempts,” said CBP […]Read More