U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Travelers Bring One Of World's Worst Invasive Species Through DFWDallas/Fort Worth International Airport is one of the largest airports in the world, but it seems smaller, more ruinous creatures (transported by humans) have been wiggling their way into North Texas.
Man Found With Cocaine-Stuffed Tamales At AirportFederal officials at a Houston airport found several ounces of cocaine inside tamales being carried by a man from El Salvador.
Teen Mom Endures Hunger, Lack Of Sleep & Violence To Get To TexasSome unaccompanied minors have already arrived in North Texas and have been released to relatives or family friends until their day in court. This story details the trials and perils of a teenage girl and her one-year-old son.
Texas Woman, Hospital Settle Body Cavity Search Lawsuit A Texas hospital is settling a lawsuit with a woman who says she was subjected to invasive cavity searches by medical staff at the behest of U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
Texas Man Who Shined Laser On Customs Copter Gets Prison A judge has sentenced a 28-year-old Texas man to 1½ years in prison for pointing a green laser beam at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection helicopter.
Spending Cuts Could Impact DFW AirportsA series of automatic spending cuts set to take effect on March 1 could have a significant impact on Dallas-Fort Worth area airports.
Program Offers Opportunity For Deferred Deportation StatusStarting August 15, illegal immigrants that were brought to the United States as children can apply to temporarily live and work in the country legally.
U.S. Customs Seizes Millions In Counterfeit Apple Products Millions of dollars in counterfeit Apple products have been seized in North Texas. The shipment originated in China and contained one specific item.