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The federal government of the United States is responsible for protecting our nation’s 340 million citizens, enemies from within and from afar.
Unfortunately in their efforts to boost tourism and progressives, such as DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, to promote open borders, the relaxation of protections that Congress put in place first here, is allowing Americans from sea to sea to fall victim to foreigners abusing our nations. VISA programs.
Several foreign nationals, mostly from South America, are using their B-2 tourist visas to fly into the United States, with the sole purpose of stealing wealthy Americans in California, according to the Bureau of Statistics. Ventura County Sheriff’s Office.
The Visa Waiver Program allows foreign nationals from a select group of countries to visit the United States for up to 90 days without a visa. Others arrive as illegal aliens.
An official with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has called crime tourists a “huge threat right now in our country” that is growing. Even after being arrested, though, illegal aliens and foreign nationals face bail so low that they are often quickly released from police custody.
In Fiscal year 2019more than 81.5 million foreign tourists visited the US In fiscal year 2018, the federal government accepted 22.8 million foreign nationals into the US through the Visa Waiver Program.
A report by ABC7 News details an outbreak of home and vehicle thefts carried out by gangs of robbers mainly from Chile to the US via Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on tourist visas.
Law enforcement agencies call it “criminal tourism” – groups of thieves from South America come to California to steal homes. [Emphasis added]
Surveillance video released by Hillsborough police in Northern California shows a gang of thieves believed to be from South America targeting a luxury home. It was just one of a series of crimes involving thieves from abroad, attacking homes in affluent communities from top to bottom in the state. [Emphasis added]
In the first day of this month, The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office arrested a group of four men who robbed a home in a Camarillo neighborhood. [Emphasis added]
Officials with the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office say they’ve recorded about 100 cases in 2021 alone, where South Americans came to America to rob wealthy residents.
Earlier this month, police officers were led by a high-speed chase by two Chilean nationals who were suspected of being members of the South American Thieves Group.
The Mercury News report How so-called “criminal tourism” is becoming a major problem for affluent California residents:
Police in Atherton said Chilean gangs were suspected in six home burglaries there in January, including one theft of jewelry worth about $50,000 and other items.
In December 2020, Atherton Sheriff Steven McCulley said, one or more thieves made approximately $800,000 worth of jewelry after breaking into a French door on the balcony of a house.
The typical trick of Chilean gangs is to wait until a house is empty, then break in at night. They’re usually out within 10 minutes, says McCulley: “They know exactly what they’re looking for and where they’re going.”
This story and other examples are why I am pushing to end all immigration including VISA until our country can find out who is in our country illegally. law, deport them, and stem the flow of new illegal aliens.
https://smartzune.com/foreign-criminals-using-tourist-visas-to-rob-rich-californians/ Foreign criminals use tourist visas to rob California’s rich