Tag Archives: Border Patrol

Agents Continue Protecting Borders Without Pay

From freebeacon.com: The government shutdown is taking a financial toll on border patrol agents required to report for duty as they are considered essential workers, but are not getting paid…

Dozens confront Border Patrol agents during Tucson traffic stop

From azstarnet.com: Dozens of protesters tried to use their bodies as shields to prevent the detention of three suspected illegal immigrants stopped in front of Southside Presbyterian Church Tuesday night….

Border Patrol Training Suspended By Partial Government Shutdown

From latino.foxnews.com: By early next year, the Border Patrol’s busiest sector on the Southwest border was supposed to receive about 350 freshly trained agents from its academy in New Mexico….

Exclusive–Border Patrol Rep Claims Agents Being Ordered to Stand Down

From breitbart.com: The National Border Patrol Council has come forward to reveal to the American public once again management practices that could be risking the lives of Americans — and…

Video may record border agents’ actions as complaints rise

From washingtontimes.com: The federal agency that oversees the U.S. borders said Wednesday it will begin testing the use of video cameras, possibly on agents’ and officers’ uniforms, as the Obama…

Property owners livid after feds seize their private land

From kgun9.com: NOGALES, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) -The feds’ are exercising eminent domain along the Mexico border– buying up property- but paying very little for it. Landowners in Santa Cruz county are…

Feds close probes into 2 Arizona border shootings

From azcentral.com: Federal authorities announced Friday that they won’t pursue criminal charges against U.S. Border Patrol agents involved in separate fatal shootings in southern Arizona in 2011. Justice Department officials…

U.S. Border Patrol Deporting Illegal Alien with 37 Criminal Convictions in USA

From cnsnews.com: U.S. Border Patrol agents say they have detained an illegal alien who’s racked up 37 criminal convictions in the United States. “Due to the suspect’s numerous criminal convictions,…

Border Patrol Officers Demand House GOP Leaders ‘Abandon Their Dreams of Amnesty’

From breitbart.com: The National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers (NAFBPO) issued a press release Monday calling on Republican leaders from the House of Representatives to abandon any efforts to…

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…

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…