➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: Tsunami of UACs May Be Nearing an End
Center for Immigration Studies – April 03, 2017
The crisis of unaccompanied minors (UACs) and family units being apprehended by the U.S. Border Patrol is showing signs of going from a tsunami to a steady and more manageable flow, providing cause for cautious optimism and relief for communities inundated by unaccompanied minors and the horrific crimes that have recently occurred.
Also: The Sorry State of How Unaccompanied Kids Are Handled at the Border (Opinion): http://www.signature-reads.com/2017/04/sorry-state-of-how-unaccompanied-kids-are-handled-at-the-border/
Also: Information Gateway resource: Permanency for Immigrant Children and Youth: https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/permanency/specific/immigrant/