Border Patrol Agents Continue Disrupting Smuggling Operations

Edinburg, Texas - On Monday, Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol agents disrupted two human smuggling events resulting in the arrest of 29 illegal aliens.

Agents nab group carrying more than 300 pounds of marijuana

Wellton, Arizona - Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Wellton station apprehended a group of eight illegal aliens carrying makeshift backpacks with a total of 301 pounds of marijuana early Saturday morning.

Concerned Citizen’s Report Prevents a Human Smuggling Attempt

Laredo, Texas - Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo South Station responded to a concerned citizen’s report and prevented a human smuggling attempt in south Laredo.

CBP Introduces Biometric Facial Comparison Technology at Douglas and Naco Ports of Entry

Douglas, Arizona - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has introduced Simplified Arrival at the pedestrian border crossings in Douglas and Naco, Arizona.

Border Patrol Officers Seize $211K Worth of Cocaine at the Brownsville and Matamoros International Bridge

Brownsville, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Brownsville and Matamoros International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged cocaine. CBP officers discovered the narcotics, valued at approximately $211,140, hidden within a 2013 Dodge vehicle.