Office of Field Operations

Half-Ton of Meth Seized at Texas Border Crossing

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers interdicted a shipment of more than 1,100 pounds of methamphetamine at an international border crossing in South Texas. The attempted smuggling incident took place at the Pharr International Bridge Cargo Facility.

CBP officers seize nearly a half-ton of methamphetamine at the Pharr International Bridge in South Texas. (Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection/Rio Grande Valley Sector)

Woman Arrested at Texas Border with 8500 Pills, Says CBP

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized a large quantity of undeclared pharmaceutical medications and arrested the alleged smuggler. The search of a woman attempting to enter the United States from Mexico yielded more than 8,500 undeclared pills.

CBP officers in Laredo, Texas, seize more than 8,500 pills in an alleged smuggling attempt. (Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

CBP Stops ‘Zombie Apocalypse’ Ammo Bound for Honduras

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers stopped a smuggler from transporting “Zombie Apocalypse” ammo to Honduras. The officers found the “self-defense” ammunition in a cargo container of household goods bound for Central America.

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1.5 Tons of Meth Seized at Texas Border Crossings

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized more than 3,000 pounds of methamphetamine at two Texas border crossings in late October. Officials said the drugs had an estimated street value of more than $60 million.

CBP officers in Laredo, Texas, seize more than 3,000 pounds of methamphetamine at two border crossings. (Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

900 Pounds of Cocaine Seized at Texas Border Crossing

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Laredo, Texas, seized more than 900 pounds of cocaine at a commercial border crossing checkpoint. The two separate seizures are estimated to be worth nearly $7 million, officials stated.

CBP officers in Laredo seize $6.9 million worth of cocaine in two shipments. (Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection/Office of Field Operations)

800 Pound Meth Seizure Breaks Arizona Port Record

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers assigned to the Nogales Port of Entry in Arizona seized 800 pounds of methamphetamine and fentanyl being smuggling into the United States from Mexico. This sets a new record for the Nogales Port of Entry.

800 pounds of methamphetamine seized at the Nogales Port of Entry. (Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

565 Pounds of Liquid Meth Seized on Bus at Texas Border Crossing

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized more than 565 pounds of liquid methamphetamine on a commercial bus attempting to enter from Mexico. The seizure occurred in the Del Rio Sector at the Camino Real International Bridge connecting Eagle Pass, Texas, and Piedras Negras, Coahuila.

Del Rio Sector CBP officers seize more than 565 pounds of liquid methamphetamine at a Texas-Mexico port of entry. (Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection/Del Rio Sector)

200 Pounds of Meth, Heroin Seized in Texas at Border Crossings

Customs and Border Protection officers in the Laredo and Rio Grande Valley Sector interdicted shipments of methamphetamine and heroin at ports of entry on the Texas-Mexico border. The officers seized more than 200 pounds of the drugs valued at more than $4 million.

Methamphetamine and heroin seized at the Hidalgo Port of Entry. (Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection/Hidalgo Port of Entry)

ICE: Large Weapons Cache Seized En Route to Mexico

Federal law enforcement officials say a large weapons cache seized in the Texas border town of Laredo was likely heading to Mexico. Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) agents and other law enforcement agencies teamed up to stop a large quantity of semi-automatic weapons, ammunition, and ballistic armor from being smuggled to Mexican drug cartels in Nuevo Laredo.

Laredo Weapons Cache seized by ICE HSI Agents.