Find King County Washington 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.
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.