U.S. Customs and Border Protection has recently increased its agents on the Northern Canadian border in response to the influx of migration. Mexican migrants have reportedly been arriving legally by air to Canada in order to cross illegally at the border. Effective March 6, 2023, 25 new agents have been transferred from the Southern border to the Northern.
The focused efforts will be on the Swanton Sector which has experienced an 846 percent increase from October 2022 to January 2023 in comparison to the previous year.
Contact an Experienced Immigration Attorney
These new restrictions may impact migrants’ ability to enter and remain in the United States. If you are seeking to enter the country, it is best to consult an experienced immigration attorney to hear your options.
Reeves Immigration Law Group has four decades of experience in securing various visas and statuses to reflect individual needs. Our team is devoted exclusively to the practice of U.S. immigration and nationality law and can assist you in obtaining U.S. citizenship, asylum, temporary residency, and more. Following these recent updates, we will continue to monitor U.S. immigration policies and advise our clients with the most up-to-date information.