Human smuggling deaths on Arizona border

In the 2010 Fiscal Year, United States Border Patrol Agents in the state of Arizona reported 132 migrant deaths along the U.S. – Mexico border.

The 132 deaths is down from the 210 deaths in FY 2009.

Migrants deaths along the Arizona border in previous years:

FY 2008: 171

FY 2007:    202

FY 2006:  169

Source: Daniel Gonzalez, “Immigrant deaths along Arizona border drop 38 percent,” Arizona Republic, August 16, 2011.