Investigate and inspect persons, common carriers, goods, and merchandise, arriving in or departing from the United States or between states to detect violations of immigration and customs laws and regulations.
Agriculture Specialist, Border Patrol Agent, Canine Enforcement Officer (K-9 Enforcement Officer), Customs Inspector, Customs Officer, Import Specialist, Inspector, Special Agent, US Customs and Border Protection Officer (US CBPO)
Employment of Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers is projected to grow 5 percent from 2018 to 2028, about as fast as average compared to all occupations.
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