• May 17, 2021

Tags : CBP officers

CBP Officers save woman’s life at Ysleta Port of Entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers working at the Ysleta Port of Entry save the life of an elderly woman last weekend. “Homeland security is our primary mission, however, our officers are often called upon as first responders to assist in medical emergencies,” said El Paso Director of Field Operations Hector A. Mancha. “I applaud their efforts in helping […]Read More

CBP Officers make huge back to back drug busts at

Tuesday afternoon, officials with U.S. Customs and Border Protection revealed that officers working at the Ysleta Port of Entry made two huge drug busts on consecutive days last week. The busts led to the seizure of over 212 pounds of methamphetamine and 22 pounds of cocaine. According to officials, the largest seizure occurred August 2 […]Read More

CBP Officers make large cash bust at Paso Del Norte

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers (CBP) working at the Paso del Norte border crossing seized $360,150 in unreported U.S. currency. CBP officials say the seizure took place on July 22nd at approximately 10:40 a.m., when two male U.S. citizens drove in from Mexico in a Volkswagen Passat. “The primary CBP Officer discovered undeclared currency […]Read More

Border Patrol Agent, CBP Officers save three from American Canal

A U.S. Border Patrol Agent, assisted by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers teamed up for an emergency water rescue near the Chihuahuita neighborhood in downtown El Paso. According to officials, the rescue took place Friday morning, just after 1 a.m., when El Paso Border Patrol Agents spotted three people entering the United States illegally, […]Read More

CBP Officers make several Memorial Day weekend busts, arrests at

Wednesday afternoon, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations released the information regarding several seizures and arrests at the ports of entry throughout the El Paso area during the Memorial Day weekend. Officials say that the ports of entry saw an influx of arrests for wanted individuals, with 16 arrests made throughout […]Read More

CBP Officers snag large marijuana load at Columbus Port of

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Columbus port of entry seized 334 pounds of marijuana earlier this week. CBP officers found the load just after 4 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, when a 2001 Chevrolet Silverado arrived for inspection from Mexico. The CBP officer at the primary inspection referred the driver for an intensive inspection, […]Read More

El Paso Port of Entry CBP Officers stop 74 yea

Earlier this week, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers working at the Bridge of the Americas international crossing seized over 35 pounds of cocaine. The seizure occurred just after 7 p.m. Tuesday, when a 74-year-old U.S. citizen entered the border crossing driving a mini-van from Mexico. A CBP Officer working the primary inspection booth noticed […]Read More