U.S.-Canada Border Apprehensions Increase

Hundreds apprehended in December

  • In the last three months, Border Patrol agents have apprehended more undocumented migrants along the U.S.-Canada Border than in the past two years combined.
  • Migrant apprehensions in the “Stanton Sector” (New York, Vermont, and New Hampshire) increased by 743 percent between October 1 and December 31.
  • December saw a record-high number of individuals apprehended by Border Patrol agents.
  • At least 441 individuals from 19 different countries were apprehended at the Canadian border during the last month of 2022.