EXCLUSIVE: Border Patrol Projects 1.8M Migrant Apprehensions in 2022

Article author: 
Randy Clark
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Article date: 
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
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National Issues
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According to CBP, 1.7 million migrants were apprehended within the southwest sectors in FY2021. The previous record stood since 2000 when 1.6 million were arrested.

The apprehension numbers, according to the source, are only part of the equation. With the current rate of entries, the Border Patrol is unable to adequately patrol and protect the southwest border. State and local law enforcement agencies have been forced to dedicate more time and resources to what historically have been considered federal duties. . . .