The United States Border Patrol (USBP) is an American federal law enforcement agency whose mission is to detect and prevent illegal aliens, terrorists and terrorist weapons from entering the United States, and prevent illegal trafficking of people and contraband. It is the mobile, uniformed law enforcement arm of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), a component of the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
According to Business Insider, hundreds of migrants are being detained in a fenced-in enclosure under the Paso del Norte port of entry in El Paso, Texas. The Customs and Border Protection commissioner..
"So far this fiscal year, we've seen a 90% increase over those record levels in fiscal year '18 and fully 60% of inadmissible persons at our Southwest border ports of entry are making claims of fear of..