The number of migrant encounters at the southern border has smashed through the two million mark this fiscal year,

The already-historic 1.7 million encounters last year those numbers by themselves do not state how have been released into the U.S.,

There have been more than two million migrant encounters at the U.S.-Mexico border in FY 2022,

Border Patrol agents deal with a migrant crisis unprecedented in U.S. history

the Biden administration has so far failed to slow, despite its claims that the border is "secure."

However, the encounters can include multiple attempts by the same migrants

 Nearly half of the encounters have resulted in an expulsion under Title 42 implemented in March 2020

This fiscal year, over 920,000 encounters have resulted in a Title 42 expulsion, according to Customs and Border Protection ,

some will be transferred straight into Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody,

this fiscal year more than 500,000 migrants have been released into the U.S. by Border Patrol on their own