Tag Archives: Border protection

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RCMP Border Patrol Maine

Prizing international and local cooperation, the Border Patrol monitors Maine.

By George Jagels and Steve Melito

The border between Canada and the U.S. is one of the world’s longest and most peaceful, yet policing it remains an essential and challenging task for both countries. In Maine, the U.S. Border Patrol’s Houlton Sector consists of (more…)

Securing The Yuma Sector

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How Border Patrol’s Yuma Sector faces border security challenges and stops drug smugglers, human traffickers, and transnational terrorists.

By Steve Melito and George Jagels

In Washington, D.C. the debate over immigration reform continues. Resolution seems no more likely after the November 2014 elections than it does today. Meanwhile, U.S. borders must be secured, (more…)