Contact NBPC

The National Border Patrol Council (NBPC) is the exclusive representative (Union) for Border Patrol agents and support personnel employed by the U.S. Border Patrol. The toll free number is intended for use by our members, legislators, and the media. The NBPC and our representatives do not provide assistance for immigration or employment related matters, or questions regarding documentation that is required for entering or traveling outside the United States. Members of the public who are seeking answers to immigration or employment related questions should call 877-CBP-5511. Additionally, members of the public can visit the Customs and Border Protection website for answers to common questions.

MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC: 877 - CBP - 5511 (227-5511)


Chris Cabrera - National Spokesperson - ext. 820

Art Del Cueto - National Spokesperson - ext. 804 


Albert Trevino, VP Legislative Affairs - ext. 807

UNION MEMBERS: 855 - BP UNION (278-6466)

Critical Incidents: If you need representation concerning a critical incident, call PORAC LDF direct at 1-888-556-5631.

Disciplinary or Adverse Actions: If you receive a proposal for a discipline (1-14 day suspension) or adverse action (15 day suspension to termination) and you want representation from the union, contact a union representative at your station immediately (NOTE: You only have ten (10) calendar days to respond to these actions - any delay on your part or failure to provide the information you received from the agency may result in an untimely response).

Brandon Judd President 800
Paul Perez Executive Vice President 801
Eric Sparkman Vice President North 802
Albert Trevino VP Southeast - Legislative 803
Art Del Cueto VP Southwest - Spokesperson 804
Mike Egerton Vice President At Large 805
Jon Anfinsen Vice President At Large 806
Hector Garza Vice President At Large 807
Chris Kraus Vice President At Large 808
Rob Russell Secretary 809
Bud Tuffly Treasurer 810
Chris Bauder National Representative 815
Jonathan Perkins National Rep (OWCP) 816
Robert Pepperdine National Rep (Swaps) 817
Terry Shigg National Representative 818
James Stack National Rep (Litigation) 819
Chris Cabrera Spokesperson/Green Line 820

OT Lawsuit

If you are a border patrol agent who is a member of the NBPC union, click here for info to sign up for the overtime lawsuit.



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