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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, November 10, 2021

United States Attorney's Office District of Arizona October 2021 Immigration and Border Crimes Report

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

289 individuals were charged in October with illegal reentry

A.  217 of those 289 individuals had previously been convicted of non-immigration criminal offenses in the U.S.

     Of the 217 individuals with non-immigration criminal records:

1.  49 had violent crime convictions, including:

0 individuals had homicide convictions
11 individuals had sex offense convictions
15 individuals had domestic violence convictions

2.  17 had property crime convictions

3.  31 had DUI convictions

4.  115 had drug crime convictions

B.  142 of those 289 individuals had been deported three or more times

II.  Alien Smuggling (8 U.S.C. 1324)

48 individuals were charged in October with alien smuggling

III.  Illegal Entry (Criminal Consequence Initiative) (8 U.S.C. 1325)

0 individuals were charged in October with illegal entry on the CCI calendar

Criminal conviction information is 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.

RELEASE NUMBER:    2021-081_October Immigration and Border Crimes Report

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Topic(s): 
Immigration
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Press Release Number: 
2021-081_October Immigration and Border Crimes Report
Updated November 10, 2021