According to the border patrol, their agency has seen a dramatic increase in assault against their agents along the border.

In the past week’s, agents have been attacked on six different occasions with projectiles, rocks, and other objects from the Mexican side of the Border. Since the first of October of last year through February 28th of this year aggressive actions against the agents had increased 100% across the Nation.

According to officials, their agents have utilize a less aggressive tactics to protect themselves while safeguarding the Border.