Definitions for united states border patrol
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United States Border Patrol, US Border Patrol(noun)
the mobile law enforcement arm of the Immigration and Naturalization Service that detects and prevents illegal entry of aliens into the United States
United States Border Patrol
The United States Border Patrol is an American federal law enforcement agency that enforces laws and regulations for the admission of foreign-born persons to the United States, as codified in the Immigration and Nationality Act. It is an agency within the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a component of the Department of Homeland Security. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection has more sworn, armed law enforcement officers than any other agency in the United States.
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