is it illegal to lie to a border patrol agent at an internal checkpoint?

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  • 4 weeks ago

    it is always illegal to lie to law enforcement.

  • 4 weeks ago

    It is always illegal to provide false statements to any branch of law enforcement.

  • 4 weeks ago

    Yes giving false statements to a police official or border patrol is a misdemeanor and into jail you can go

  • Rayal
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    Lying to a federal agent is a crime. If they send you on your way there is usually no problem.

    If they detain you it is a problem.

    https://www.justice.gov/jm/criminal-resource-manua...

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