The Daily Caller’s Jorge Ventura got an exclusive look at ‘Operation Lone Star,’ launched by Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of Public Safety, to help stop human trafficking and the smuggling of narcotics.
The operation is carried out by over 1,000 state troopers on air, land and water. Texas State Troopers gave the Daily Caller an exclusive look at their daily patrol of the Rio Grande River between the U.S.-Mexico border. According to state troopers, they have already rescued several unaccompanied minors near the river who were left behind by human traffickers. (RELATED: Exclusive Look At ‘Operation Lone Star’ — Land, Air, And Sea Patrols Guarding The US Southern Border)