Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is set to introduce the Raul Gonzalez Officer Safety Act, proposing federal penalties for illegal migrants..
United States Border Patrol
U.S. federal law enforcement agency
The United States Border Patrol (USBP) is a federal law enforcement agency under the United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and is responsible for securing the borders of the United States. According to its web site in 2022, its mission is to "Protect the American people, safeguard our borders, and enhance the nation’s economic prosperity."