Border Patrol

A U.S. Border Patrol agent walks near a part of the U.S.-Mexico border fence on Oct. 3, 2013 near San Diego, Calif. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Border Patrol: Agents May Continue Using Deadly Force Against Rock-Throwers

Border Patrol agents may continue using deadly force against rock-throwers, the chief of the agency said, despite the recommendation of a government-commissioned review to end the practice.

11/05/2013

The spokesman of the National Border Patrol Council Local 1613 says that “backdoor amnesty” of illegal aliens coming through the southern border is controlled from the highest officials at the Department of Homeland Security.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Border Patrol: 420,000 Arrests Last Year

The head of the Border Patrol says his agents made about 420,000 arrests in the budget year that ended in September.

11/01/2013

Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks during a dedication ceremony for the new Frederick Douglass Statue in Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center, at the U.S. Capitol, on June 19, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Biden: Now Is Time For ‘Unfettered Path For 11 Million People’ To Become Citizens

Far-reaching immigration legislation offering the prize of U.S. citizenship to millions is swiftly gaining ground in the Senate following agreement between Republicans and Democrats on dramatic steps aimed at securing the border with Mexico.

06/21/2013

Undocumented immigrants are body searched before boarding a deportation flight at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport on June 24, 2011 in Mesa, Ariz. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Budget Cuts Cause Illegal Immigrants To Be Dropped Off At Bus Stations, Airports In Middle Of Night To Get Home On Own

Marco Antonio Durazo had been awaiting deportation from an Arizona detention center for six months when an officer came to get him from his cell.

03/28/2013

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