Rochester, Minnesota - U.S. Customs and Border Protection joined Rochester International Airport (RST) in a ribbon cutting ceremony for Minnesota’s newest General Aviation Facility (GAF) on August 22, 2018.

Laredo, Texas - Laredo Sector Border Patrol in partnership with the Texas Joint Counterdrug Task Force, City of Laredo, Laredo Independent School District, and the Laredo Police Department on Aug. 17 conducted an anti-drug presentation at Farias Elementary. The presentation was followed by the demolition of an abandoned home right across the school as part of Operation Crackdown. The properties are identified by Border Patrol, the Laredo Police Department and other law enforcement agencies as a nuisance and or susceptible to exploitation by criminal elements.

Wilmington, Delaware - Federal authorities seized a handgun, three magazines and 247 rounds of ammunition during a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) led outbound inspection at the Port of Wilmington, Delaware, July 26.

Del Rio, Texas - Del Rio Sector Border Patrol Headquarters recently hosted the 2018 Border Patrol Explorer Academy. Twenty-five Explorers graduated the academy earning them a place as team members at their respective post.

Laredo, Texas - Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents assisted the Laredo Police Department in rescuing three illegal aliens being held against their will in a local hotel.