United States Border Patrol

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the mobile law enforcement arm of the Immigration and Naturalization Service that detects and prevents illegal entry of aliens into the United States

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It is also working on plans for more readily visible bagging of CAN in hopes Pakistani border control agents will stop smuggling when they see it.
Border control agents DO NOT GET or APPRECIATE sarcasm.
If, at the start of the year, a country commits to participate in Frontex missions by loaning vehicles, boats, helicopters or border control agents, the commitment will be legally binding (see Europolitics 4263).
And there is discussion "on whether employers should be deputized as border control agents."
Many of your law enforcement and border control agents, as well as ordinary citizens, have sacrificed their lives in the fight against drug trafficking.
and was met by immigration and border control agents. The 16 Haitians were escorted off the aircraft and greeted by a gray, rainy Florida sky.
Many lower-ranking police and border control agents are believed to accept bribes from traffickers, severely hindering Mozambique's prosecution efforts.
He also wants to build fences in urban areas, hire more border control agents, and crack down on employers who hire illegal immigrants, to get a handle on illegal immigration.
In fact, Nicky Yoipi, 31, who border control agents found cleaning at Henry's bar in the city centre, had an accident with chemicals while working as a hairdresser in Capetown, Cardiff Crown Court heard.
Even if the e-passport readers are not ready, border control agents can call up biographical data other than the facial image (date of birth, etc) by scanning the bar code on the passport's photo page.
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