Assaults Against Border Patrol Agents Drops 20 Percent, Report SaysAssaults against U.S. Border Patrol agents have dropped again even as apprehensions of immigrants illegally crossing the border increase.
Immigrants Found In Back Of Locked Rental Truck Federal officials say nine immigrants who entered the United States illegally were found locked inside the cargo area of a rental truck at a Border Patrol checkpoint in southern Arizona.
Report: Agents Pulled From Border To Process Immigrant ChildrenUnion representing Border Patrol agents warns diversion of resources leaves U.S. more vulnerable to drug smugglers and human traffickers.
Report: Mexican Military Chopper Crosses Into US, Shoots At Border AgentsBorder Patrol agents in Arizona were reportedly fired upon by a Mexican military helicopter that traveled across the border.
Mayor: Immigrants Could Be Staying At Border Patrol Training Facility For More Than YearThe mayor of the southeastern New Mexico city says hundreds of Central American immigrants could be at a detention center in town for a year — and maybe longer.
Arpaio: 'Border Patrol Is Too Busy Changing Diapers' To Go After Illegal ImmigrantsMaricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says the Border Patrol is too busy babysitting to actually do their jobs.
Arizona Residents Monitoring Border Patrol CheckpointSome residents of the southern Arizona town of Arivaca are monitoring one checkpoint to see how many arrests and drug seizures the U.S. Border Patrol actually makes.
Mexican Teen Dies In Desert After Group Of Immigrants Abandoned By SmugglerThe U.S. Border Patrol says a young man from Mexico is dead after a group of immigrants got lost in the Arizona desert.
Court Rules Arizona Sheriff Must Return Marijuana Seized From WomanYuma County authorities are expected to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to review an Arizona ruling that the county's sheriff must return marijuana seized from a woman with a California medical marijuana authorization honored by Arizona.
Senate Adds Nevada To Immigration PanelThe Senate has agreed to give Nevada a place on a border security panel that will form if federal authorities can't come up with a way to stop 90 percent of illegal border crossings.
Study: Deportation Doesn't Deter Border Crossings Arrests and deportation from the United States largely isn't effective in keeping Mexican nationals from wanting to re-enter the country, particularly those who consider the United States their home, a study released Thursday by the University of Arizona found.
Border Patrol Officials Cancel Speaking Engagements At Security Expo Due To Sequester CutsA border security expo set for Phoenix this week comes at a bad time for companies hoping to sell their high-tech wares to the federal government amid massive spending cuts that are affecting every agency, including the U.S. Border Patrol.