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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Arizona

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

United States Attorney's Office District of Arizona January 2020 Immigration and Border Report

I.     Illegal Reentry After Deportation (8 U.S.C. 1326)

     1,074 individuals were charged in January with illegal reentry

          A.  336 of those 1,074 individuals had been convicted of non-immigration criminal offenses in the

                U.S.

              Of the 336 individuals with non-immigration criminal records,

                  1.  67 had violent crime convictions, including

                      2 individuals had homicide convictions

                      8 individuals had sex offense convictions

                      31 individuals had domestic violence convictions

                2.   53 had property crime convictions

                3.  107 had DUI convictions

                4.  119 had drug crime convictions

          B.  252 of those 1,074 individuals had been deported three or more times

     II.  Alien Smuggling (8 U.S.C. 1324)

         76 individuals were charged in January with alien smuggling

     III. Ilegal Entry CCI (formerly Operation Streamline) (8 U.S.C. 1325)

          779 individuals were charged in January with illegal entry on the CCI calendar

Criminal conviction information based on preliminary criminal history reports provided by the arresting agency.

These numbers represent United States Attorney's Office prosecutions only. These numbers do not include individuals apprehended by immigration enforcement officials and subjected solely to administrative process.

Topic(s): 
Immigration
Human Smuggling
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Press Release Number: 
2020-023_January Immigration and Border Crimes Report
Updated February 11, 2020