Tucson Sector Chief Border Patrol Agent John Modlin released the border apprehension breakdown for the end of February and it was another busy week:

– 11,800 Apprehensions

– 195 Federal Criminal Cases

– 28 Human Smuggling Cases

– 8 Narcotics Events

– 7 Rescues

– 4 Significant Arrests

The total apprehensions totaled 400 less than the previous week, but it remains significantly higher than the trends seen in 2023.

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