Skip to comments.Surge in kids illegally crossing into U.S. alone strains Border Patrol
Posted on 06/06/2014 1:07:53 PM PDT by SeekAndFind
The flood of young children pouring across the southwestern border is worse than the administration has previously acknowledged, and efforts to deal with unaccompanied minors are overwhelming the Border Patrol, distracting it from going after smugglers and other illegal immigrants, according to an internal draft memo from the agency.
The four-page memo, authored by Deputy Border Patrol Chief Ronald D. Vitiello and dated May 30, contradicts the administrations argument that the border is secure enough to begin legalizing current illegal aliens already in the U.S.
Instead, Chief Vitiello paints a picture of a government struggling to cope, leaving the children suffering poor conditions, agents unable to focus on major security threats and little sense that it will get better.
Known within the Homeland Security Department as Unaccompanied Alien Children (UAC), their numbers have skyrocketed this year, forcing the department to siphon manpower and money from its other critical border duties.
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It's an invasion and Obama has orders our Border Patrol & ICE to stand down!
If children are crossing with no problem, imagine how easy it is for terrorists, drug dealers, murderers, etc, etc, etc.
How long before the next attack?
I don't believe they are just showing up and crossing unaided, myself.
RE: If children are crossing with no problem, imagine how easy it is for terrorists, drug dealers, murderers, etc, etc, etc.
The question I have in mind is -— Where are the parents or guardians of these kids and why are these minors being abandoned to fend for themselves?
Its Alinsky and Cloward-Piven taken by Obama to its ultimate destination. Destroy the economy..destroy the nation...set the stage for a Marxist dictatorship.
They aren’t coming by themselves. They have to be led by adults. And my guess is far more nefarious activities are happening.
Exactly. Or, at least led to where the new, more compassionate ICE will take over. We're not hearing about bodies in the Arizona desert.
Amnesty preparers. Expect 100 million, counting what has already been here for years.
The parents have heard that our president has promised freebies to all children under 18, and they won’t be deported. Most of these children have someone over here already, but why come to claim them at the children’s dumping grounds? The US taxpayer is taking care of them.
Here’s my personal experience... one 15 year old who crossed over (told me she walked over but we did have translation issues, I do not speak Spanish). She met up with her “aunt” (possibly really was the aunt but I’m not sure) who put her to work cleaning at a hotel. Somehow, child services found out and removed her from the home to foster care.
The now l6 year old is in permanent foster care until she reaches l8. The state is paying a minimum of $100 a day for her care. She goes to public school. She gets medicaid, counseling and social services. She spoke absolutely NO English when she came. I’m wondering if she even learn English, since you don’t need to know it to live here anymore... everything is in Spanish.
Beck said today that someone is advertising in South America that our borders are open and that anyone who came would get free healthcare, etc.
“Most of these children have someone over here already,”
See my post 12
Michael Savage revealed yesterday that clandestine photos at a “youth” holding facility surfaced. These aren’t children unless you consider a 20 year old guatamalan sporting gang affiliation and prison tattoos “a child”.
If 60,000 illegal aliens under the age of 18 entered the US last year that’s about 165 a day..
since we have about 1,000 miles of border that has little or no fence, and since this has been going on for some time now, I’m surprised there was only 60,000 last year..
When you consider that most of those illegal alien “children” are 15, 16, 17 year olds who can fend for themselves, and that this “clever” idea is rapidly spreading, we can expect the next year or so to have a marked increase in these illegal alien “toddlers” just wandering away from their parents Mexico city homes and managing all by themselves to traverse 100’s of miles north into Texas and Arizona..
Let’s call it what it is!!
It’s an invasion and Obama has orders our Border Patrol & ICE to stand down!
You forgot to add that it is an invasion that the Soros Administration has planned and facilitated.
RE: Little Vito Corleone came here all alone and he did Ok, right?
Yep, and he had to kill lots of people to get to where he was. And his son killed even more people.
Is that the kind of Americans we want?