02861 Border Patrol

Find 02861 Border Patrol and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) offices. Border patrol offices provide information about border security along our borders (Canadian and Mexican border), illegal immigration, and border patrol hiring.


New Bedford Massachusetts Border Patrol 37 North 2nd Street New Bedford MA 02740 27.8 miles from 02861 508-994-5158


Worcester Massachusetts Border Patrol 120 Front Street Worcester MA 01608 35.0 miles from 02861 508-793-0293

Worcester Massachusetts Border Patrol 120 Main Street Worcester MA 01608 35.4 miles from 02861 508-793-0292

Border Patrols by County

Does a Border Patrol agent need a warrant to search someone at a port of entry to the U.S.?

No. A Border Patrol agent does not need to obtain a warrant or even have reason to suspect an individual is engaged in illegal activity before performing a search.

How many illegal border crossings has the Border Patrol stopped?

The Border Patrol made over 415,000 apprehensions in the most recent year for which data is available. While it is impossible to estimate how many illegal crossings were deterred as a result of Border Patrol efforts, the data demonstrates the scale of the agency's activity.

Where does Border Patrol set up vehicle checkpoints?

The Border Patrol operates more than 30 permanent checkpoints in four states located along major highways within 100 miles of the border with Mexico. The Border Patrol also operates a number of tactical checkpoints which are temporary and usually set up on secondary roads that are suspected of being used for illegal activity.