• Roger Anghis posted an update September 13, 2018 1:49 pm

    12,774 Family Units Apprehended at Border in August; Up 38.1% From July
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection apprehended 37,544 individuals crossing into the country illegally in August. Another 9,016 people were deemed inadmissible and turned away at ports of entry, for a grand total of 46,560 people who tried to take advantage of the nation’s broken immigration system in August alone.
    That compares with the 40,011 apprehended/deemed inadmissible in July; and the 30,567 apprehended/inadmissible in August 2017. (The charts shown here are from CBP’s website.)
    CBP says 12,774 family units tried to cross into the U.S. in August, a 38.1 percent increase Read more here: https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/susan-jones/cbp-12774-family-units-apprehended-august-381-july