United States Border Patrol


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Noun1.United States Border Patrol - the mobile law enforcement arm of the Immigration and Naturalization Service that detects and prevents illegal entry of aliens into the United StatesUnited States Border Patrol - the mobile law enforcement arm of the Immigration and Naturalization Service that detects and prevents illegal entry of aliens into the United States
Immigration and Naturalization Service, INS - an agency in the Department of Justice that enforces laws and regulations for the admission of foreign-born persons to the United States
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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'As we continue to execute on our strategic plan, we believe we are gaining momentum, as evidenced by our second quarter 2019 profit driven by an initial set of WASP deliveries to the Southwest border and the initiation of new, monthly recurring services revenues in support of the United States Border Patrol,' said Jay Nussbaum, Chairman and CEO of Drone Aviation.
Someone tell that to the United States Border Patrol.
"For the last several years, the Rio Grande Valley Sector has seen more apprehensions of illegal aliens than any other sector of the United States Border Patrol," according to the notice, signed by DHS Secretary Kirstjen M.
Agents of the United States Border Patrol have limited the visitation time for families separated due to immigration laws, causing uproar among human rights groups. 
In the 1990s, the United States Border Patrol began implementing a policy of "Prevention Through Deterrence" with the goal of placing USBP agents and resources directly on the border to detect and deter the entry of illegal aliens, rather than attempting to arrest aliens after they had already entered the country.
The United States Border Patrol has pledged not to target the water stations, and it recently credited the availability of the large barrels of water with saving 33 lives in just one day.
[USA], Dec 14 (ANI): A 7-year-old Guatemalan girl who was taken into United States Border Patrol custody has died of dehydration and shock.
As thousands of Texans prepare to evacuate their cities due to Hurricane Harvey, the United States Border Patrol said it is not planning to close its roadside immigration checkpoints north of the Rio Grande Valley unless there is a danger to travelers or its agents.
United States Border Patrol, in addition, ramped up its warnings for those attempting to cross into the country by way of the Sonoran Desert and said it had its search and rescue team on high alert.
Between POE, United States Border Patrol (USBP) agents attempt to detect and prevent the illegal entry of terrorists, weapons of mass destruction, unauthorized aliens, and contraband.

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