Union representing Border Patrol agents warns diversion of resources leaves U.S. more vulnerable to drug smugglers and human traffickers.
Border Patrol agents in Arizona were reportedly fired upon by a Mexican military helicopter that traveled across the border.
The 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.
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says the Border Patrol is too busy babysitting to actually do their jobs.
Some 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.
The U.S. Border Patrol says a young man from Mexico is dead after a group of immigrants got lost in the Arizona desert.
Yuma 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.
The 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.
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.
A 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.