02/27/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/27/2019 12:41
Broward Sheriff's Office deputies and CBP officers administered cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and used the port''s Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to resuscitate the ailing man.
A doctor from the cruise ship and emergency responders arrived to continue first aid and transferred the passenger to a local hospital.
Office of Field Operations (OFO), is responsible for border security -including anti-terrorism, immigration, anti-smuggling, trade compliance, and agriculture protection- while simultaneously facilitating lawful trade and travel at U.S. ports of entry that is critical to our Nation's economy.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection operations across Florida include travel and trade facilitation and securing over 1,200 miles of the coastal border.
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