Customs and Border Protection officials recently released their total enforcement actions from the start of the 2019 fiscal year through August 31st.
According to California Border Patrol (CBP) agents, new infrastructure in an area known as “smuggler’s gulch” is making a difference. On Thursday, the agent in charge — Justin De La Torre — stated a steep, open canyon between Tijuana and San Diego has been used for decades by immigrants attempting to smuggle drugs into the U.S. from Mexico.
It looks like a giant white blimp hanging lazily in the air, but what appears to be nothing more than a simple balloon is part of America’s ongoing fight to keep its borders secure. It’s called the Tethered Aerostat Radar System, or TARS.
Congressional Democrats are changing the tone of their attacks on immigration officials after CBP explained what conditions are like at migrant detention centers. One America’s Kristian Rouz has the latest on the battle at the southern border.
CBP agents recently reported an MS-13 gang member used a toddler with chickenpox in an attempt to make a fraudulent migrant family claim. One America’s Emily Finn explains how migrant families are using children as a “passport for migration.”