Border Patrol Will Up Goal for Miles of Border Secured

Jeffrey, Terence P.
September 2009
Human Events;9/28/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 33, p8
The article focuses on the plan of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to raise the target for miles of border secured to 894 under effective control in fiscal year 2010, according to a statement by CBP media relations director Lloyd Easterling in September 2009. The Border Patrol intends to implement a plan to lessen the number of agents assigned on the U.S.-Mexico border by 384. It states the plan to rise the number of agents deployed to the Canadian border by 414 from 1,798 to 2,212.


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