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Right this just in zero tolerance for illegal immigrants the US Border Patrol overhaul in.
How we treat illegals who cross the border insane.
Dividing the old days of simply sending border jumpers.
Back over without punishment.
William La Jeunesse live from Los Angeles with more hi William.
We'll -- the policy is still a work in progress the Border Patrol is not ready yet to rule this out nationally.
But they do have a blueprint and it is very different than the past when the -- Border Patrol procedure was catch and release.
Immigrant crosses the border gets caught is fingerprinted -- that is back on a bus to Mexico within an hour at the nearest port of entry.
Now in the -- policy which is under review and being practiced if you will in Tucson.
Illegal immigrants are color coded on the scale of one to five.
And based on a variety of factors will determine how they're deported example -- -- to be returned to the nearest city where -- arrested.
Re -- adult offenders will be bussed from Tucson 500 miles away to Texas or California and released there this is meant to disrupt.
The smuggling cycle so they can't go back to the same -- -- coyote.
They have to then go raise another 3000 dollar crossing -- so they can be -- -- commission for a year or more.
Of those who cross multiple times can be held in jail and prosecuted.
Those with criminal offenses in the US will also be prosecuted and get a lengthy jail term -- flown to Mexico City are back to Central America.
That way -- smugglers will even be prosecuted by Mexico where the jails are really bad and the justice system is on forgiving.
Prosecution also means that a person can't apply for.
Permanent residency in the US for five years but this requires the cooperation of US attorney's office because it does require a lot of resources.
That's one of the things are dealing with right now in several sectors like San Diego.
-- evidence suggests the policy is working.
Apprehensions in Tucson Greg -- -- 80%.
From 600000 a year to just a 123000.
The economy of course has something to do with that.
But so does the fact that we have 21000.
Border Patrol agents and 600 miles offense so Greg politically what does this mean.
-- notice saying that the borders secure now.
But those who favor amnesty will say if trends continue.
It is time to talk about comprehensive immigration reform.
-- the administration can point at that this success.
On the border to -- the oaks critics.
Of its interior enforcement policy of only deporting criminal aliens not illegal immigrants so.
Do expect this to be an election issue -- and and a polarizing one quite often at least historically William -- Genesco deceive thanks.
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