Video: CBP Super Bowl 48 - Operation Team Player Press Conference
Video by Charles Csavossy
U.S Customs and Border Protection's Director of York Field Operations, Robert Perez, conducted a press conference on Thursday Jan 30 2014 in Manhattan, to discuss CBPs roll in Operation Team Player, the joint law enforcement operation underway in New York/New Jersey during Super Bowl 48, to seize the flood of counterfeit Super Bowl paraphernalia that has reached the region in time for the events. Director Perez discussed how CBP and its law enforcement partners in NY/NJ are countering the threat. Much of the bogus merchandise was manufactured and smuggled into the U.S. from overseas.