(Border numbers fall for the 3rd month in a row)…Officials say the numbers are still high, however.
August enforcement actions are reportedly down by nearly 25%. US Customs and Border Protection released the agency’s enforcement actions for August during a briefing at the White House. Through the month of August, the total number of people apprehended or found to be inadmissible was 64,006. This is a 22% decline from 82,055 in July and a 56% decline since the May peak of 144,255.