The number of arrests made at the US border has dropped to a 46-year low, according to figures released by the Trump administration.
Despite the decline in Border Patrol arrests, officials at Immigration and Customs (ICE) report a significant increase in arrests within the US.
Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke praised the “successful results”.
President Donald Trump has pledged to target illegal immigration, and build a wall on the southern border.
Acting ICE Director