• October 18, 2021

Tags : Customs and Border Protection

Busy weekend for Border Patrol Agents in Big Bend region

MARFA, Texas – Officials with Customs and Border Protection (CBP) say that last weekend was busy for Big Bend Sector Border Patrol agents who stopped several human smuggling attempts among other events. According to a news release from CBP officials Monday, Big Bend Sector agents took more than 120 individuals involved in human smuggling schemes […]Read More

Busy mid-week for CBP at Ysleta Port of Entry, Officers

In a little over six hours U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers working at the Ysleta port of entry had three big busts, resulting in the seizure of methamphetamine, heroin, and ammunition.   According to CBP officials, the first seizure happened July 15 at approximately 5:30 p.m. when a male 18-year-old United States citizen  arrived from […]Read More

CBP Agents Seize 590 pounds of smuggled bologna, cold cuts

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations Agriculture Specialists working at the El Paso area port of entry seized 49 rolls of Mexican bologna and an additional nine rolls of Mexican pork/poultry cold cuts in two different seizures last week. The meats are prohibited for personal importation because they are made from pork […]Read More

Video: Cornyn – Latest Border Data Confirms a Crisis

During a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) delivered remarks on Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) response to human trafficking and illegal immigration across the U.S.-Mexico border. Excerpts of Sen. Cornyn’s remarks are below, and video can be found above. “We know that CBP is facing unprecedented challenges today, and […]Read More

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