TITLE

SEALING THE BORDER

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Government Executive;Apr2007, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the security measures adopted by the U.S. to monitor the borders with Canada and Mexico since 1990. The U.S. Border Patrol started erecting 14-foot wall along the border in 1990. The Immigration and Naturalization Service launched the Integrated Surveillance Intelligence System in 1997. Two layers of reinforced fencing were added along the southern border to supplement surveillance technology in October 2006.
ACCESSION #
24767069

 

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