Senator John McCain's Response to the Humanitarian Crisis on the Border

Washington, DC - United States Senator John McCain: "Over the last few months, I have been deeply concerned by the humanitarian crisis that has unfolded on our southern border in which thousands of migrants - including tens of thousands of unaccompanied children from El Salvador, Honduras, and Guatemala - have surged to the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas to try and enter our country illegally.

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Nogales CBP Officers Seize $235K in Meth, Heroin

Nogales, Arizona - Two individuals were apprehended in separate incidents this week for attempting to smuggle methamphetamine and heroin with a combined value estimated at $235,000.

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ICE 'most wanted fugitive' captured

Miami, Florida - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers arrested one of ERO's most wanted fugitives Thursday during a joint operation by ERO Miami and the Hallandale Beach Police Department.

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Yuma Sector’s BORSTAR unit prepared for medical challenges of summer heat

Yuma, Arizona - As the summer heat continues to climb, Yuma Sector Border Patrol is warning would-be illegal immigrants of the dangers they will face entering the United States through Arizona’s wilderness.

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Secretary Johnson Announces 192 Criminal Arrests in Ongoing ICE Operation to Crack Down on Human Smuggling to the Rio Grande Valley

Washington, DC - As part of the U.S. Government’s aggressive campaign to respond to the recent rise in illegal migration into South Texas, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson, joined by U.S. Deputy Attorney General James Cole, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas Winkowski, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Acting Operations Division Deputy Chief Jaime Salazar, today announced the progress of ongoing enforcement efforts by ICE Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the United States Department of Justice to target human smuggling networks in the Rio Grande Valley.

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U.S. and Canada Announce Beyond the Border Deliverables

Washington, DC - The United States and Canada today announced the two countries are delivering on key Beyond the Border Action Plan commitments related to joint Trusted Traveler and Trusted Trader programs through U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the Canada Border Services Agency. 

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