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.

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.

Border Patrol Agents Locate, Rescue Injured Man Following Dirt Bike Accident

Yuma, Arizona - Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents located and rescued a missing contracted employee working near the Andrade Port of Entry Saturday after another employee notified them that he went for a dirt bike ride during his lunch break and did not return.

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.

Yuma Sector Arrests MS-13 Gang Member

Yuma, Arizona - Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents arrested an admitted Mara Salvatrucha 13, commonly known as MS-13, gang member from El Salvador Monday evening.