‘Crime Is Part of Life’ in America; Border 'As Secure As I’ve Seen It In 20 Years,’ Says ICE Director

March 3, 2011 | 7:58 AM EST
When asked if it was necessary to seal the southwest border to combat transnational drug gangs, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Director John Morton did not directly answer but said the border is more secure now than in the last 20 years and that crime is part of life in the United States.