On Saturday, former Utah GOP Rep. Jason Chaffetz told Kent Terry, the brother of slain border patrol agent Brian Terry he asked AG Sessions for the Fast & Furious documents and the Attorney General said NO. Brian Terry was a border patrol...Show More Summary
A lyrical and moving account from a third-generation Mexican-American who spends four years seeing for himself the horrors endured by ‘crossers’ In January an Arizona humanitarian organisation issued a report citing numerous instances of border patrol agents slashing water containers left for undocumented migrants crossing the desert on foot. Show More Summary
In his memoir, “The Line Becomes a River,” Francisco Cantú argues that understanding immigration required him to be a Border Patrol agent.
The administration has allowed Border Patrol agents to operate on private property and detain U.S. citizens.
Last week, President Trump suggested the idea of pulling federal immigration officers and Border Patrol agents out of California over the states “lousy management” in providing adequate support to federal agents in enforcing immigration...Show More Summary
President Trump clearly fed up and frustrated by the management of ice agents in the state lashed out Thursday.
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS. @realDonaldTrump : - MS-13 gang members are being removed by our Great ICE and Border Patrol Agents by the thousands, but these killers come back in from El Salvador, and through Mexico, like water. Show More Summary
Diego Ferreira had a good idea his unique submission hold would work at UFC Fight Night 126. It got the seal of approval from border agents.
As Customs and Border Protection becomes increasingly aggressive, knowing your rights is crucial. On Jan. 19, two Border Patrol agents boarded a Greyhound bus at a Fort Lauderdale station and proceeded to question passengers row by row. Show More Summary
Lucy Nicholson/Reuters The Border Patrol is one of the country’s most powerful law enforcement agencies; it can stop travelers within 100 miles of the border without probable cause. It’s also one of President Donald Trump’s favorites. Show More Summary
Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez died in November in what appeared to be an accident. Donald Trump, however, saw an anti-immigrant opportunity.
A federal investigation into the death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent in Texas has found no evidence he was attacked, as President Donald Trump suggested at the time, but may have died from a fall, an internal federal agency memo shows. The message from Kevin McAleenan, acting head of U.S. Customs...
On the night of Nov.?18, Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez was found dying on the side of an interstate in West Texas. There were immediate signs it had been an accident. Martinez's partner, Stephen Garland (who suffered a head injury and doesn't recall the incident), had radioed for help, saying he thought he ran into a culvert. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — This is the autopsy of a lie. On the night of Nov. 18, Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez was found dying on the side of an interstate in West Texas. There were immediate signs it had been an accident. Martinez’s partner, Stephen Garland (who suffered a head injury and doesn’t recall the incident), [...]Show More Summary
When Angela Ochoa arrived at her fiance’s hospital bed, he was unconscious. “He had cuts to his hands, swelling to his face, to his abdomen. He obviously had to have put up a fight,” Ochoa said. But no one could tell her what had happened. Later that day, Nov. 19, Border Patrol Agent Rogelio “Roger”...
A border patrol agent whose death Donald Trump has invoked to build support for a border wall was likely not killed in an attack, the FBI said. Last November two injured border patrol agents were found with traumatic head injuries in a culvert in Texas, the FBI said. One of them, Rogelio Martinez, died of his wounds.
Last November, Border Patrol agent Rogelio Martinez died in the line of duty. At the time, it was unclear how Agent Martinez perished and many jumped to the conclusion that he was murdered. Texas Governor Greg Abbott (R-TX) said Martinez...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump was among those who said the agent was attacked and his partner “brutally beaten.”
DALLAS (AP) — FBI officials said Wednesday that the investigation into the November death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent has yielded no evidence that there was a "scuffle, altercation or attack" more than two months after President Donald Trump and others used the suggestion of an attack to promote the building of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Donald Trump’s immigration crackdown recently has been playing out in an unlikely location: Greyhound buses. Over the past month, Border Patrol agents have been spotted boarding buses and questioning passengers about their immigration status—and, in some cases, even detaining them. Show More Summary