Category: U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Biden administration confirms record 300K encounters at border

The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) confirmed that there were a record 302,034 total encounters at the country’s southern border in December 2023. Border Patrol recorded that 249,785 of them were between ports of entry on the border. Fox News first reported on the encounters in early January before the Biden administration confirmed the record-high numbers. Troy A. Miller, a senior official for…