A 19-year-old from San Juan, Texas, tried to smuggle 81 pounds of meth across the border after a weekend in Nuevo Leon, Mexico, officials allege. US Customs and Border Protection officers seized $US1.62 million worth of the drug, which the teenager is accused of hiding in the Ford Mustang he […]
Leon Haughton told The Washington Post that he was stopped at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport on December 29. He said he was jailed after US Customs and Border Protection agents on December 29 alleged that the three jars of honey he had brought back from Jamaica were actually meth. […]
Vice President Mike Pence visited two border patrol facilities in Texas on Friday – a family holding facility and an overcrowded facility for single men. CBP agents were reportedly asked by the vice president’s office to stick to routine maintenance and sanitation for the visit, in order to give an […]
US Customs and Border Protection have created a makeshift detention facility under a bridge to house the surge of migrants crossing the border into the United States from Mexico. In the past week, President Donald Trump has threatened to close the border entirely. A massive surge of undocumented immigrants have […]
Global Entry is a government program that allows pre-approved travellers to quickly go through customs when returning to the United States. I recently used my Global Entry status on a recent trip back to the US, but didn’t get the expedited experience it was cracked up to be. Because of […]
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Friday that the death of a seven-year-old migrant girl in Border Patrol custody was “a very sad example of the dangers of this journey.” The Department of Homeland Security also released a statement calling on migrant parents to not “put themselves or their children […]
A Beagle K-9 working with US Customs and Border Protection at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport made a tasty discovery on Thursday. According to a CBP press release, the dog, named “Hardy”, sniffed out a whole pig’s head packed away in the checked luggage belonging to a passenger travelling from Ecuador. […]
US Border Patrol agents captured a French woman they said crossed the US-Canada border while she was jogging. Cedella Roman, who had been visiting her mother in British Columbia, was jogging on a Canadian beach when she accidentally stepped over the international border into Washington state in May. Roman, who […]
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