“Most of these tractor-trailer cases have a large risk involved with the individuals packed inside. These tractor-trailers often have no means of escape. There is no water, no food inside there and they can be in transit for multiple hours.”
“It is geared towards educating truck drivers on the dangers of smuggling humans through this means. It not only does it highlight the dangers but it also highlights the consequences associated with this kind of smuggling.”
“To give the truck drivers a little bit of presentation showing them what to look for, what should raise flags for them, just warnings when they go to truck stops and when they are picking up their loads how for them to properly inspect their rigs.”
Border patrol agents want to remind the community if they see any suspicious activity to report it to local law enforcement agencies, their call can potentially save a life.