Border Patrol agents in New Mexico on April 9, 2018.


Attorney General Jeff Sessions Vows To Prosecute All Illegal Border Crossers And Separate Children From Their Parents

Posted on · "If you are smuggling a child, then we will prosecute you and that child will be separated from you as required by law," U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a speech to law enforcement officials Monday. "If you don’t like that, then don’t smuggle children over our border."



Top Homeland Security Officials Urge Criminal Prosecution Of Parents Crossing Border With Children

Posted on · In a memo obtained by The Washington Post, federal officials say that threatening adults with criminal charges and prison time would be the most effective way to reverse the steadily rising number of attempted crossings.