Single Adult Migrants

October Migrant Arrest Rate at Border Up 87 Percent

Arrests of migrants illegally crossing the border between ports of entry in October jumped 87 percent over the same month last year. The numbers also increased 21 percent compared to last month, CBP officials report.

Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley Sector disrupted two human smuggling stash houses in one day. (Photo: U.S. Border Patrol)