Number of Young Girls Stopped at Border Has Nearly Doubled
by Peter Graham on Jul 28, 2014 | Views: 115 | Score: 2
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# of Unaccompanied Minors Apprehended at US-Mexico Border
The number of unaccompanied minors apprehended at the United States - Mexico border leaped 77% between the 2013 - 2014 fiscal years. Even more startling is the figure for girls 12 and under this year, a number that has jumped nearly 140% over the 2013 statistic.