• May 9, 2021

Tags : illegal immigration

CBP: Illegal immigration attempts via trains on the rise

According to Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials, they are seeing a ‘uptick’ in a dangerous, life-threatening way of entering the United States illegally. Via a news release Monday, CBP officials say that every time officers in El Paso process an arriving freight train from Mexico, migrants are discovered attempting to use the railroad system […]Read More

Pentagon Asked to Make Room for 20,000 Migrant Children on

The Trump administration is considering housing up to 20,000 unaccompanied migrant children on military bases in coming months, according to lawmakers and a Defense Department memo obtained by The Washington Post. In a notification to lawmakers, the Pentagon said officials at Health and Human Services asked whether beds could be provide for children at military […]Read More

Apprehensions at Texas-Mexico Border Spiked in May

The number of families caught entering the country illegally at the southwest border in May increased sixfold compared with the same month in 2017. But despite that increase, some of Texas’ historically busiest areas for illegal crossings have seen an overall decrease this fiscal year. The number of family units who were apprehended or turned themselves […]Read More

El Paso Bishop Seitz to Hold Memorial Mass for Migrant

The Most Reverend Mark J. Seitz, Bishop of El Paso will be holding a memorial mass Friday afternoon for the migrants who drowned trying to cross into the U.S. illegally. The mass, to be held at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church, comes on the heels of the recent deaths of several immigrants who drowned […]Read More