By ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press MCALLEN, Texas (AP) 07/02 — Border Patrol arrests fell sharply in June to the lowest level since February, according to a U.S.
SAN DIEGO (AP) 07/01 — The Guatemalan father carried his 6-year-old son on his shoulders as he walked with U.S. Border Patrol agents in the searing mid-morning sun after crossing California’s border with Mexico.Read more »
WASHINGTON (AP) 06/24 — The Latest on Congress and immigration (all times local): 12:05 p.m. President Donald Trump says people who “invade” the U.S. must immediately be sent back to their countries and not be given a court hearing.Trump tweets Sunday that the U.S.Read more »
BIG WELLS, Texas (AP) 06/18 — At least five people were killed and several others hurt Sunday as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people during a suspected “smuggling event”Read more »
By JOHN MINCHILLO and ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) 06/05 — More than 100 workers at an Ohio gardening and landscaping company were arrested Tuesday when about 200 federal officers descended on the business and carried out one of the largest workplace immigration raids in recent years.
By ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) 04/28 — U.S. immigration lawyers are telling Central Americans in a caravan of asylum-seekers that traveled through Mexico to the border with San Diego that they face possible separation from their children and detention for many months.
By KATHLEEN RONAYNE, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 04/11 — California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday to deploy 400 National Guard troops at President Donald Trump’s request,
By NOMAAN MERCHANT and BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 04/10 — Some National Guard members have started arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border with more expected as federal government officials seek ways to curtail illegal immigration.
SAN DIEGO (AP) 04/09 — A horse trailer carrying at least 18 people who entered the country illegally overturned on a Southern California highway just north of the border with Mexico,Read more »
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/03 — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants to use the military to secure the U.S.-Mexico border until his promised border wall is built.
By HAVEN DALEY and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 04/02 — A Mexican father arrested by immigration officials after dropping off his daughter at day care in California was released from a detention center on Monday and will be allowed to remain in the U.S.
PHOENIX (AP) 03/28 — Officials say 30 people have been detained as part of suspected human smuggling activity in a house in Phoenix.
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/05 — The government inspected a record number of international travelers’ electronic devices last year, expanding a practice that has drawn alarm from privacy advocates.
By ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 01/06 — The Trump administration has proposed spending $18 billion over 10 years to significantly extend the border wall with Mexico,
By ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 12/16 — The U.S. government on Friday announced a seventh straight monthly increase in people being arrested or denied entry along the Mexican border,
By ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 12/05 — The federal government, in the most complete statistical snapshot of immigration enforcement under President Donald Trump,
VAN HORN, Texas (AP) 12/01 — A Texas sheriff who was among the first people to reach two badly injured U.S. Border Patrol agents said he thinks they may have been sideswiped accidentally by a tractor-trailer,Read more »
EL PASO, Texas (AP) 11/26 — Family, friends and law enforcement officers converged on an adobe Catholic church in El Paso, Texas, Saturday to mourn a Border Patrol agent whose death last weekend in the rugged and remote Big Bend area has not been explained.Bagpipes played as Border Patrol pallbearers in green uniforms carried the U.S.Read more »
By CLAUDIA LAUER and EMILY SCHMALL, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) 11/22 — An FBI official said Tuesday that the bureau is investigating the death of a border patrol agent and severe injuries to another as “potential assault,”
By CLAUDIA LAUER and DAVID WARREN, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) 11/21 — Investigators believe a border patrol agent who died in West Texas after suffering extensive injuries to his head and body may have fallen down a 14-foot culvert,