Category Archives: Border News

Border Patrol agents fear criminals may infiltrate their ranks after surge in hiring

From rt.com: Border Patrol agents are protesting an amendment to the immigration reform bill, which would add nearly 20,000 agents and $38 billion to border security spending. The officers claim…

Cloned Vehicle Seized, Marijuana Discovered Inside

From cbp.gov: TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents seized a cloned vehicle yesterday filled with 933 pounds of marijuana. The truck displayed phony decals in an attempt to…

SBI – Border Audio – 07/08/13 – 9 Groups, 29 Bodies – Multiple “911” calls, Wildfire possibly started by IAs

From secureborderintel.org: NEW ! Daily “Border Audio”  Archives now at this link. 07/08/13 – 0000~2400hrs – 9 Groups, 29 Bodies – Multiple “911” calls,  Wildfire possibly started by IAs 4…

Migrants Pay Up to $20,000 to Cross US-Mexico Border

From insightcrime.org: Heightened border security measures under the Obama administration has reportedly prompted Mexico’s human smugglers to charge high prices and switch to new tactics. Human smugglers are devising increasingly…

MEXICAN CARTEL KIDNAPPED MAN IN US, SMUGGLED ACROSS BORDER, FEARED DEAD

From breitbart.com: The partial unsealing of a criminal complaint by the U.S. Attorney’s Office reveals a Mexican man legally living in the U.S. was kidnapped on U.S. soil by the…

Ultralight aircraft outmaneuver Border Patrol

From fiercehomelandsecurity.com: Border agents struggle to stop ultralight aircraft used by drug smugglers, even when they can detect and track them, Border Patrol Chief Michael Fisher said during a House…

Shots Fired Near Border, Streets Closed Down

From pro8news.com: Law enforcement closed off parts of the downtown area after shots were fired just across the river.  It happened as our International Bridges were traffic came to a…

Southern border fence? Works great here!

From wnd.com: While the merits of building a fence along the USA’s southern border are debated in Congress, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says his nation’s new border fence is…

UN Warns: Mexican Border ‘Global Pathway’ to U.S. for Illegals from Horn of Africa

From breitbart.com: The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) recently released a report, “Transnational Organized Crime in Central America and the Caribbean,” that identifies both Mexican cartels and…

Number of Central Americans crossing Arizona border rises

From laprensasa.com: Tucson, Arizona, Jun 10 (EFE).- Undocumented Central American immigrants, especially Guatemalans, crossing the Arizona border during fiscal year 2013 increased considerably, according to Border Patrol records. From Oct….

Meth Bust worth $384K Over the Weekend at Calexico Downtown Port

From cbp.gov: Calexico, Calif. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Calexico downtown port of entry over the weekend arrested a Mexican citizen after discovering approximately $384,000…

MCSO: 4 bodies found in desert near Gila Bend

From kpho.com: The bodies of at least four people were found in the desert near Gila Bend. (Source: CBS 5 News) GILA BEND, AZ (CBS5) – U.S. Border Patrol agents…

Police chief killed with rifle lost in ATF gun-tracking program

From latimes.com: WASHINGTON—A high-powered rifle lost in the ATF’s Fast and Furious controversy was used to kill a Mexican police chief in the state of Jalisco earlier this year, according…

4 migrants rescued after falling off Arizona cliff

From azcentral.com: TUCSON — Federal authorities in southern Arizona say they’ve rescued four migrants who entered the country illegally and fell off a cliff. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers…

Border Patrol stymied by other agencies, former agents say

From washingtontimes.com: With Congress vowing to secure the nation’s borders as part of an immigration bill that proposes hiring 20,000 new Border Patrol agents, several former immigration officers say border…

Feds say drones on border won’t be weaponized

From azstarnet.com: Border drones will not be armed with “non-lethal” devices, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Wednesday, a day after a report came out showing that the devices had…

Texas Border Patrol Agents Rescue Honduran Mother and Baby

From cbp.gov: Del Rio, Texas – On Tuesday, U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Eagle Pass North Station rescued a Central American mother and her young child after finding…

From the M3 Report

From NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FORMER BORDER PATROL OFFICERS INC. M3 Report: ——————————————————————————– Ignorance plus blind, crass political lunacy or expediency at its worst Posted: 25 Jun 2013 07:45 PM PDT…

ICE deports MS-13 gang member wanted for 4 murders in El Salvador

From ice.gov: HOUSTON – A Salvadoran MS-13 gang member who is wanted in his native country for his role in four murders, was turned over to authorities in El Salvador…

Fort Hancock, Texas: Where a fence and hope for illegals ends

From foxnews.com: The knock on Lupe Dempsey’s door Friday at the Horse Shoe D ranch, less than a half mile from the Mexican border, hardly surprised the retired Immigration and…