How do I contact the Border Patrol?

How do I contact the Border Patrol?

How do I contact the Border Patrol?

To report suspicious activity: Call (800) BE ALERT or (800) 232-5378. For more information on U.S. Border Patrol Checkpoints: Call (877) 227-5511. International Callers Call +1 (703) 526-4200.

How do I call the border?

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

  1. Website: U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
  2. Contact: Contact Customs and Border Protection.
  3. Local Offices: Ports of Entry—Air, Land, and Sea.
  4. Main Address: 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW.
  5. Phone Number: 1-202-325-8000.
  6. Toll Free: 1-877-CBP-5511 (1-877-227-5511)
  7. TTY: 1-866-880-6582.
  8. Forms:

Who is in charge of Border Patrol?

Chris Magnus
Chris Magnus is the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). In this leadership position, he oversees 60,000 employees, manages a budget of over $15 billion, and ensures the effective operations of CBP’s mission to protect national security while promoting economic prosperity.

How do I make a report to Border Patrol?

Reports can be made to a CBP official at the holding facility or by:

  1. Calling the toll-free Joint Intake Center Hotline at 1-877-2INTAKE or sending a fax to (202) 344-3390;
  2. Sending an e-mail message to;

How do I get in contact with customs?

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

  1. Telephone Number: 1-877-227-5511.
  2. Hours of Operations: Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) from 9:00 a.m.-12:00p.m. and 1:00 p.m.-4:00p.m. ( Eastern Time)
  3. Language assistance: Service is available in English, with limited assistance available in Spanish.

How do I get in touch with US Customs?


What are border agents?

Border Patrol Agents are focused 24/7 on securing our international land borders and coastal waters between ports of entry. They safeguard the American people from terrorists and their weapons, drug smugglers, and illegal entry of undocumented noncitizens.

Can Border Patrol pull you over?

Customs and Border Patrol are also conducting roving patrols and may also attempt to pull you over. They must have reasonable suspicion that the driver or passengers in your car committed some immigration violation or a federal crime, and they must have a probable cause to continue the stop.

Does Border Patrol carry guns?

Border Patrol agents have a choice of being issued either the Glock 47 or the Glock 19M pistol in 9mm caliber. The Glock 47 can contain as many as 18 rounds of ammunition (17 in the magazine and 1 in the chamber), while the Glock 19 can contain as many as 16 rounds.

Can I report someone to CBP?

Calling the DHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) at 1-800-323-8603 or 1-844-889-4357 (TTY); or sending a fax to (202) 254-4297; Accessing the online DHS OIG Complaint/Allegation Form; or.