BORSTAR rescues two women in distress in the Rio Grande Valley

Kingsville, Texas - The Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol Search, Trauma, and Rescue (BORSTAR) operators saved two undocumented immigrants after they were abandoned by their smuggler.

Border Patrol Rescues 15 Trapped in Open-Pit Mine

Green Valley, Arizona - Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents rescued 15 individuals Tuesday trapped in an open-pit mine in Green Valley, Arizona.

Port Runner Apprehended then Hospitalized

Hidalgo, Texas - A 2004 Chevy Cavalier entered the Hidalgo International Bridge shortly before 4 p.m. on Friday, at a high rate of speed, attempting to run the port and nearly striking a CBP officer.

Salvadoran murder suspect captured on the southern border deported by ICE to face charges

Phoenix, Arizona - A Salvadoran national arrested by federal officers near the Nogales border in 2014, who is wanted for three fatal shootings in his native country, was turned over Wednesday to authorities in El Salvador by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) at the international airport in La Paz.

Douglas CBP Officers Seize $104K in Marijuana

Douglas, Arizona - Customs and Border Protection officers at the Raul Hector Castro Port of Entry in Douglas, Arizona arrested a 33-year-old man from Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico, in connection with a failed attempt to smuggle more than 200 pounds of marijuana into the United States Wednesday.