Rotary Learns About Border Patrol

OSWEGO, NY – At Thursday morning’s meeting, Alan Lindsey, a member of the Boarder Patrol stationed in Oswego, told the members of the Oswego Sunrise Rotary about his mission to protect the boarder.

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Rotary President Michelle McGrath greets speaker Alan Lindsey.

Lindsey is a member of the Baldwinsville Rotary club.

He has been a member of the Boarder Patrol since 1988.

He has served on the Southern Boarder prior to his assignment to Oswego in 2005.

Ninety percent of the Boarder Patrol is assigned to the Southern Border.

The Mexican and Canadian boarders combined are 6,000 miles.

Ninety-seven percent of the illegal entries in to the United States occurs along the Southern Border.