In 1986, the San Diego Border Patrol sector accounted for approximately one-third of all apprehensions along the U.S.-Mexico border. Today, it accounts for only a small fraction.
How did the region go from one of the busiest sectors for illegal border crossings to one of the most secure? In our latest edition of “Underreported,” The Daily Signal visits the U.S.-Mexico border in San Diego to find out.
This article has been republished with permission from The Daily Signal.
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elsey Bolar is a senior news producer at The Daily Signal and co-host of "Problematic Women," a podcast.