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Federal documents give the reasons Oscar Cornejo, a supervisor was placed on indefinite suspension by the border patrol. Meaning, he's not getting paid and here's why.
... 2010, Anastasio Hernandez-Rojas, an undocumented immigrant and longtime resident of San Diego, died after being beaten and tased by US Customs and Border Protection agents. He was allegedly resisting arrest upon reentering the United States from ...
In 2000, the U.S. government arrested 1,643,679 illegal immigrants attempting to cross the southern border; at least 380 migrants died making the crossing.

Newly released video of a 16-year-old Mexican being killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent in 2012 appears to show him lying facedown on the ground as he was shot multiple times.
An immigrant rights activist who has said she was detained by Border Patrol agents in retaliation for protesting the arrest of her mother spoke out publicly for the first time Monday, announcing she will apply for protections as a "Dreamer" in the ...
Wielding M-4s and a warrant, with one of their helicopters sputtering overhead, U.S. Border Patrol agents last week raided the so-called "Byrd Camp" of the humanitarian group No More Deaths (NMD) located near Arivaca, Arizona, about 10 miles north of ...
"U.S. Border Patrol agents using surveillance technology Wednesday detected four suspected illegal aliens wearing camouflage and walking north on a known smuggling route," the statement read.
FILE--In this Aug. 5, 2010, file photo, No More Deaths volunteer Katie Maloney checks water jugs at the group's camp before heading out to supply water stations for illegal immigrants near Arivaca, Ariz.
The drugs were discovered about noon Thursday at a checkpoint near Ocotillo on the Imperial Highway, said Juan Gonzalez, a spokesman for the U.S. Border Patrol's El Centro Sector. A 39-year-old man, described as a legal permanent resident of the U.S., ...
Temecula, Calif. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents seized more than 100 pounds of cocaine after a driver attempted to elude a checkpoint ...
During an interview with officials, the driver, identified as U.S. citizen Clemente Luera, "admitted he was hired by an unidentified male in Mexico to conceal and transport U.S. currency into Mexico. Luera stated he would be compensated an unknown ...
U.S. Border Patrol released a statement saying agents served a search warrant at a southern Arizona humanitarian aid camp and arrested four men suspected of being in the country illegally.

U.S. Border Patrol officers on Thursday arrested four people at a non-profit medical aid camp that was established to prevent the deaths of migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border into Arizona's desert, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection confirmed.
The union for the United States Border Patrol said several federal agents using X-ray scanners at checkpoints have now developed thyroid cancer.
U.S. Rep. Luke Messer voted today on legislation to streamline the hiring of U.S. Border Patrol agents in order to improve border security.
The concert, which featured performers from Germany, Guatemala, Mexico and the United States, was originally supposed to take place on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border, but was forced to move entirely to the Mexican side of the border after its ...
Authorities remained tight-lipped Monday into an investigation regarding the assault of an off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent during the weekend.
A 22-year-old immigration activist and Cal State Los Angeles student detained by Border Patrol agents last month was released from custody Friday.
Border Patrol initially claimed the parents were arrested for alleged involvement in "human smuggling." The couple was later found to have no such involvement but are still being detained and denied any request to see their children.
Border Patrol agents in southern Arizona have arrested two Salvadoran men including one that's a former MS-13 gang member.
Gustavo Milan-Arizmendi, 29, was arrested in a traffic stop Tuesday on Interstate 10 near Mile Marker 34 and admitted he is in the U.S. without permission, a Customs and Border Patrol agent wrote in a sworn statement. Arizmendi was being questioned at ...
A week into his presidency, Donald Trump announced he'd "immediately" be hiring 5,000 new U.S. Border Patrol agents and 10,000 Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers.
San Diego - An undocumented woman from Mexico who punched a U.S. Border Patrol agent in the face after she was detained at an immigration facility and ...
Data released by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol shows arrests at the United States-Mexico border have been on a steady decline since the beginning of the year.
family members of slain Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry ask President Donald Trump to release sealed records about an Arizona gun-running scandal.
the author of the bill who represents a district along the U.S.-Mexico border. McSally introduced the legislation with bipartisan support from Democrats who also represent border districts.
They say 35-year-old Ubaldo Morales Sotelo was in a car that passed through the Border Patrol checkpoint north of Las Cruces on I-25.
When newly assigned U.S. Border Patrol agents arrive at the Imperial Beach Station, one of the first things they are told: Don't go in the Tijuana River.
Klein will be in charge of watchdogging the agency as President Donald Trump pushes for another massive expansion of the U.S. Border Patrol, which is part of Customs and Border Protection. Trump has called for adding 5,000 Border Patrol agents, 500 of ...
The agent "verbally identified himself as a United States Border Patrol Agent in Spanish and gave commands for the four individuals to stop," according to the criminal complaint.
And the biggest reason you would have to remove it from the river is the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo of 1848 in Texas set the boundary between the United States and Mexico at the midpoint of the deepest channel of the river," Harlow said. "Subsequent ...
Viatcheslav Kim, 29, of Montreal was apprehended with the two men in the back seat of his Black Honda Accord near Interstate 91 in Derby Line during the early morning hours of Wednesday, the U.S. Border Patrol said. A federal grand jury formally ...
"When the temperature reaches anywhere above a hundred [degrees] we have quite a few people still in the desert and they're not prepared," said Cmdr.
The controlled and measured response by the LCPD stood in stark contrast to the verbally and physically threatening behavior shown toward protestors by some individuals whom we have every reason to believe are employees of the Border Patrol. The ...
Six men were taken into custody by Border Patrol agents after their car lit on fire. The incident happened in area of Fourth Street and Wake Avenue.
According to a statement from the Los Angeles police Department, Darius's death occurred after an altercation the night prior in Arcadia with an off-duty U.S. Border Patrol and Customs Agent, during which the officer used his department-issued handgun ...
Glenn Spencer, head of vehemently anti-immigrant hate group American Border Patrol announced plans on May 24 for his annual "Flags Along the Border BBQ" at his ranch just yards from the US/Mexico border in Heritage, Arizona. Not among Spencer and ...
Tucson, AZ -. U.S. Border Patrol agents rescued a migrant who was found in the southern Arizona desert after he called 911 to report being lost and severely dehydrated.
... was broken up by US Border Patrol agents in front of their home last week, leaving four children to fend for themselves.
Cal State Los Angeles professor Beth Baker speaks during a protest against U.S. Border Patrol agents and Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Boyle Heights on Thursday, June 1, 2017.
Tucson, Ariz. (AP) - U.S. Border Patrol agents rescued a migrant who was found in the southern Arizona desert after he called 911 to report being lost and severely dehydrated.
CLAUDIA RUEDA, a Cal State Los Angeles student and immigrant rights activist, was seized by U.S. Border Patrol agents outside her home on the morning of May 18, only weeks after she led a successful campaign to free her mother who was wrongfully ...
The agent claims that he shot at Darius Smith and two other teenagers in self-defense, but Smith's mother and an attorney for the family disagree.
PHOENIX - The attorney for the Border Patrol agent who killed a teen in 2012 wants to block jurors from hearing a prosecution witness testify that the shooting ...
Increase in border patrol in southwest Detroit causes concern for community. Michigan and Ohio has removed 1,475 individuals so far in the fiscal year of ... All of those in violation of immigration laws may be subject to immigration arrest, detention ...




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