Data Shows RGV Most Dangerous Sector for Border Patrol Agents
WESLACO – Border Patrol agents assigned to the Rio Grande Valley sector face dangers every day.
After requesting every injury and occupational disease claim filed by agents in the last three years nationwide, we found how they fare compared to other sectors.
Data sent to us shows when an agent got hurt or sick and the zip code of where the incident happened.
We discovered there are facts that demonstrate this is the most dangerous part of the border for agents.
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