Sections and Offices

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives’ principal mission in Mexico is to reduce violent crime in both countries through the identification and apprehension of transnational firearms traffickers.

Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is the federal agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States. We are a component of the Department of Homeland Security.

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
The Drug Enforcement Administration is the lead federal agency in enforcing U.S. narcotics and controlled substances laws and regulations.

Human Resources
Human Resources is responsible for administering the personnel functions of the Consulate. The U.S. Consulate in Ciudad Juarez may hire American citizens and Mexican citizens, within the limitations set forth in U.S. government regulations.

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Office of International Affairs (OIA) is the largest international investigative component within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The mission of OIA is to protect the United States of America by enhancing national security to prevent terrorist attacks. In furtherance of this goal, OIA conducts and coordinates international investigations involving transnational criminal organizations responsible for the illegal movement of people, goods, money and technology into and out of the United States.

Political Section
The Political Section works with the Mexican government and other partners to strengthen the U.S.-Mexico bilateral relationship. It analyzes and reports on political developments to keep U.S. policy makers informed on events and conditions in Mexico.

Public Affairs
The Public Affairs Section handles all media, cultural, educational, and academic programs of the U.S. government in Mexico with the aim of building greater mutual understanding as well as appreciation for the United States and its policies.