U.S. Border Agents Stopped Undocumented Migrants 209,000 Times In AugustU.S. authorities stationed along the southern border stopped migrants nearly 209,000 times in August, as unlawful entries slowed slightly after reaching a 21-year high.
Human Smuggler Abandons 9-Year-Old In The Brush Near Southern Border A nine-year old boy was one of several migrants saved by border patrol agents at the Texas--Mexico border this week.
20+ Migrants Have Died In August During Smuggling Attempts Into Texas, Officials SayU.S. Customs & Border Protection says more than 20 people have lost their lives during smuggling attempts in August 2021.
$16 Million In Methamphetamine Seized At Texas-Mexico BorderU.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility intercepted $16,836,500 in methamphetamine on August 20.
Record Number Of Migrant Children Crossing Mexico Border Into US, Spending Weeks At SheltersChild welfare advocates say a record number of children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border alone are spending weeks at shelters, despite an emergency declaration by the Biden administration five months ago.
Appeals Judges Uphold Texas Courts Order To Reinstate Trump-Era 'Remain In Mexico" PolicyA federal appellate court has refused a Biden administration attempt to delay a Texas federal court judge’s ruling reinstating a Trump-era policy forcing thousands to wait in Mexico while seeking asylum in the U.S.
Feds Working To Cut Backlog Of Asylum Cases At US-Mexico BorderThe Biden administration has proposed changing how asylum claims are handled, aiming to reduce a huge backlog of cases from the U.S.-Mexico border that has left people waiting years.
'Significant Cocaine Load', Worth $2 Million Seized At Texas-Mexico BorderU.S. Customs and Border Protection agents at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility seized $2,007,700 in cocaine on August 12.
$445K Worth Of Meth And Heroin Seized At Texas-Mexico BorderU.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of methamphetamine and heroin worth $445,897 hidden within a truck.
U.S.-Mexico Border Arrests During Summer Remain At Highest Level In DecadesAccording to federal authorities the month of July saw tens of thousands of migrants arrested while attempting to enter the United States from Mexico.
Texas Leaders Among Those Pressuring Biden Administration To Lift Restrictions At US BordersA group of mayors, including some from Texas, recently pressed US immigration officials on COVID-19-related travel restrictions that they say threaten to further hurt their local economies.
Kamala Harris Visits El Paso For First Trip To US-Mexico Border As Vice PresidentVisiting El Paso, Vice President Kamala Harris called the situation at the border “tough” and said more work is needed, anchored in a thorough understanding of why migrants leave their homes.
Vice President Harris On Her Way To Texas For Visit To US-Mexico BorderVice President Harris left Joint Base Andrews this morning, headed to Texas for her visit to a migrant processing center at the U.S. southern border.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Seize $6.5+ Million In Fentanyl, Oxy, Meth, CocaineA load of mixed hard narcotics containing fentanyl, cocaine, methamphetamine and heroin worth $6,582,600 was seized from a commercial shipment arriving from Mexico.
Mexican Border Cities Receive More Than 1 Million Dozes Of COVID Vaccine From U.S.The United States has donated 1.35 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine to Mexico.