illegal immigration

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio attends a rally for the Tea Party Express national tour on Oct. 22, 2010 in Phoenix, Ariz. (credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Sheriff Joe Arpaio To Take Stand In Racial Profiling Case

An Arizona sheriff known nationally for his hardline stance on illegal immigration is expected to take the witness stand Tuesday and face allegations that his trademark immigration sweeps amounted to racial profiling against Hispanics.


President Barack Obama speaks with U.S. Border Patrol personnel as he visits a border post between U.S. and Mexico on May 10, 2011 in El Paso, Texas. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Border Patrol Unveils First National Strategy In 8 Years

The U.S. Border Patrol on Tuesday unveiled its first national strategy in eight years, a period in which the number of agents more than doubled and apprehensions of people entering illegally from Mexico dropped to a 40-year low.


Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, right, attends a rally for the Tea Party Express national tour October 22, 2010 in Phoenix, Ariz. (credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Justice Department: Sheriff Arpaio ‘Not Negotiating In Good Faith’

The U.S. Justice Department said Tuesday that America’s self-proclaimed toughest sheriff was negotiating in bad faith, jeopardizing efforts to settle civil rights charges stemming from allegations of racial profiling against Latinos.


Undocumented immigrants are searched before boarding a deportation flight back to Guatemala City (Photo Credit:  John Moore / Getty Images)

Immigration Bills Return In Ariz. Senate

PHOENIX (AP) — Versions of two illegal immigration bills rejected last year by the Arizona Senate have been reintroduced for possible consideration this year. One bill would require the state to collect school district data […]


Ninth Circuit To Review AZ Immigration Law

Arguments will be heard today by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco involving Arizona’s controversial new immigration law.


ICE Agents Under Scrutiny

Since last months raids on several local bus services resulted in the arrest of a number of illegals, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers have been under the microscope. ICE agent Rick Curry joined Alan Stock Wednesday […]


U.S. Mexican Border Bill To Be Signed

President Obama is signing a bill today to put more agents and equipment along the Mexican border, but is this just a political move?


Conservatives Blast Harry Reid for Remark about Hispanic Voters

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Tuesday made an appeal to Latino voters that conservatives are saying smacks of racial insensitivity.


Immigration Health Concerns

Illegal immigrants are posing health risks to Americans, according to Dr. Jane Orient, Executive Director of The Association of American Physicians and Surgeons.