"28 days in Feb we had over 66,000 apprehensions. During this fiscal year, so far today since October we have had over 268,000 apprehensions so far, as compared to the same timeframe last fiscal year, that's a 97% increase."
"The drug trafficking organizations are utilizing these groups as cover and diversion to divert our agents away from the National Security Border Mission, and use them as a diversion to cross drug loads." 5/
"Between 2014-2018 MEDPAR data has shown that we have spent $98 million on medical services for individuals in CBP custody." 7/