Ex-Texas Border Patrol Agent Gets 11 Years In Child Sex CaseAn ex-Border Patrol agent in South Texas who was caught in a law enforcement sting must serve 11 years in prison for trying to arrange sexual encounters with two girls.
Border Officers Take Key Role In Enforcing Travel BanU.S. Customs and Border Protection officers will be key players in putting President Donald Trump's revised travel ban into effect on Thursday, affecting visitors from six mostly Muslim countries.
Border Patrol Casts Agent Recruiting Net At Fairs, RodeosCountry Thunder, one of the nation's largest country music festivals, is where U.S. Customs and Border Protection set up a booth as part of an effort to recruit thousands of new agents and officers.
Border Patrol May Loosen Polygraph Hiring RequirementThe U.S. Border Patrol's parent agency could exempt many veterans and law enforcement officers from a requirement that new hires take a lie detector test. The idea is part of a proposal to add 5,000 agents.
Cuban Man Imprisoned For Impersonating US Border Agent In TexasProsecutors say a Cuban man living in South Texas must serve 18 months in a U.S. prison for impersonating a Border Patrol agent to scam other immigrants.
Release Sought For Ex-Con Immigrant Who Asked For Protection OrderIrvin Gonzalez is in the custody of the U.S. Marshals Service while she faces a federal charge of illegal re-entry into the United States.
Supreme Court Hears Case Of Boy Slain Across BorderSixty feet and the border separated the unarmed 15-year-old Mexican boy and the U.S. Border Patrol agent who killed him with a gunshot to the head early on a June evening in 2010.
Border Patrol Agent Convicted Of Aiding Drug CartelA jury in South Texas has acquitted a U.S. Border Patrol agent of murder, but convicted him of aiding organized crime in a drug-related case that left a man decapitated.
Border Patrol Chief Out Day After Trump Border Fence DecreeThe chief of the Border Patrol has left the agency that's in charge of securing America's borders with Mexico and Canada.
Trump's Wall Met With Skepticism Along BorderTo many people along the Mexican border, President Trump's executive order Wednesday to build a wall seemed more like a symbolic and worrisome gesture of a new chapter in international relations.
A Look At Border Security, Fencing As Trump Announces WallPresident Donald Trump announced his long-awaited plan Wednesday to build a wall on the 1,954-mile U.S. border with Mexico, calling for its "immediate construction" to stop the flow of smuggling and drugs.
Officials: 150 US Border Agents Being Sent To South TexasFederal officials say 150 Border Patrol agents will be deployed to South Texas from Arizona, California and elsewhere to help process a spike in immigrants who have been apprehended after illegally entering the U.S.