Category Archives: AZBD News

News about AZBD and AZBD Field Reports from AZBD Members in the field, primarily the Search and Rescue Team.

Large Weapons Cache Seized Crossing into Mexico from Arizona

By Robert Arce  28 Sep 2018 Mexican federal border inspectors and the Army seized a large cache of weapons crossing from Arizona Wednesday afternoon. Mexican federal border inspectors manning the port…

The Marine Corps is quietly monitoring sections of the US-Mexico border to stop migrants and drug traffickers

By: Chris Jones, Business Insider Along the U.S.-Mexico border, small teams of Marines are using a suite of advanced sensors and remote monitors to assist the U.S. Border Patrol in scanning the most vulnerable…

100 Bangladeshi Nationals Apprehended near Texas Border in 3 Weeks

By: Bob Price 10 Sep 2018 Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents continue to lead the nation in the apprehension of Bangladeshi nationals who illegally cross the border from Mexico into Texas….

Illegal immigrants cited in theft of 39 million Social Security numbers

by Paul Bedard | September 11, 2018 11:51 AM Nearly 40 million Social Security numbers have been stolen and used by illegal immigrants and others to get work, according to agency records…

New Trail Camera Video from the AZBD SAR Team

More Trail Camera video from the AZ Border Defenders SAR Team. The border is not nearly as busy as it has been in the past, but we do still get…

Number Of India Nationals Detained At U.S. Border Escalates

KAREN TOWNSEND Posted at 2:01 pm on August 11, 2018 India nationals, a group not thought of posing a problem for the U.S. border patrol, are being detained at increasing numbers…

Border Patrol Agent Shot Where Ranchers Live In Fear Of Immigrant, Drug Violence

Judicial Watch Verdict, August 2018 The shooting of a U.S. Border Patrol agent in early June occurred in the same southern Arizona region where Judicial Watch recently met with residents and ranchers terrorized by…

Mexico Extradites Another Suspect In Murder Of Border Patrol Officer

ED MORRISSEY  Posted at 8:41 am on August 1, 2018 Almost seven years have passed since the murder of Border Patrol agent Brian Terry by guns run Mexico in Operation Fast…

ICE Is Cracking Down On Employers Of Illegal Aliens… For Real

JAZZ SHAW Posted at 4:31 pm on July 25, 2018 If you’re an employer who is in the habit of looking the other way when a job applicant can’t prove they…

It’s Time To Rethink Our Asylum Claims Policy

JAZZ SHAW Posted at 9:21 am on July 17, 2018 A federal court decision coming out of southern California yesterday didn’t draw much press attention, but it could have a major impact on…

Harder drugs, higher profits: U.S.-Mexico border sees a shift in the kinds of drugs seized

Rafael Carranza, The Republic | azcentral.com Published 6:42 p.m. MT Feb. 23, 2018 TUCSON — Border agents and officers confiscated less drugs overall at the U.S.-Mexico border last year, but seizures of…

ICE Is Demonstrating The Fruits Of “Sanctuary” Policies In Los Angeles

JAZZ SHAW Posted at 8:01 am on February 16, 2018 If you happened to be in or around Los Angeles this week you may have seen some new visitors in…

Hundreds Of 7-Eleven Stores Had Some Surprise Visitors This Week… From ICE

JAZZ SHAW Posted at 10:41 am on January 11, 2018 If you happened to be lining up for coffee yesterday morning at a 7-Eleven convenience store in California, D.C. or…

13 drones in four days: How drug smugglers are using technology to beat Border Patrol

By Stephen Dinan – The Washington Times – Tuesday, January 2, 2018 Border Patrol agents are increasingly worried about the threat from drug-cartel-flown drones, after agents spotted 13 drones suspected…

ICE confirms that deadly CA fires were set by illegal alien arrested & released 5 times by sanctuary city cops, ignoring ICE detainer requests each time

AZBD NOTE: This article is a bit dated but still relevant. Looks like the citizens of this “Sanctuary” State would have a legal cause to pursue. I wonder if they…

Another ICE Sweep Nets Illegals In Triple Digits, This Time In New Jersey

JAZZ SHAW Posted at 9:21 am on December 13, 2017 It’s not as if President Trump and the Attorney General haven’t been telegraphing their punches when it comes to questions…

EXCLUSIVE: Illegal Aliens Killed Border Agent by Crushing in His Skull with Rocks, Says NBPC

by BRANDON DARBY & ILDEFONSO ORTIZ 19Nov2017 Exclusive details have emerged on the early morning attack against Border Patrol agents that left one agent dead and another hospitalized in serious…

MEXICAN CARTELS CONVERT DRONES INTO ‘ISIS-STYLE AERIAL IED’S’

Mikael Thalen | Infowars.com – NOVEMBER 14, 2017 Mexican drug cartels have begun converting consumer drones into “ISIS-style” aerial explosives. According to a report from the Daily Beast Sunday, Federales…

14 Stories About the Wall

AZBD NOTE: The following ULR contains 14 current stories about the US/Mexico border and the proposed wall. Worth looking at. https://www.usatoday.com/border-wall/story/us-ranchers-deal-with-migrants-border-crossers-mexico/559702001/?for-guid=8ff7832d-c1b5-e711-88f6-90b11c3bc1f2

Mexican Cartels Set to Use Drones Carrying Explosives

SENTINEL INTELLIGENCE SERVICES, LLC Thursday – October the 26th, 2017 1220Hrs; M.S.T. (Arizona) _______________ BRIEFING CLASSIFICATION: NOT RESTRICTED – OPEN SOURCE INTELLIGENCE//OSINT SUBJECT OF BRIEFING: Drone use along southern Border…