Visa Overstays Get Little Attention In Border Security DebateHomeland Security says 527,127 people who were supposed to leave the country in 2015 overstayed, more than the population of Atlanta. And that was only those who entered by plane or ship, not on land.
Trump Says That Illegal Immigrants Were Let In To VoteCiting a Border Patrol union leader, Donald Trump said Friday that agents have been told to allow immigrants into the U.S. illegally "so they can vote in the election." But he offered no evidence to support his claim.
Feds: Joint U.S.-Mexico Border Inspections Shorten Wait TimesFederal authorities say a program that allows U.S. and Mexico officers to jointly inspect commercial trucks heading north is helping shorten border crossing wait times.
Color Index For U.S. Border Security Is RejectedFive years ago, Homeland Security dropped its color-coded terror threat index developed after the 9/11 attacks amid widespread confusion and ridicule. So what did it do when tasked in 2014 with measuring security along the country's borders?
Prayers For Peace At Texas/Mexico BorderA cross border prayer service took place today near El Paso in anticipation Pope Francis’ visit this week to Mexico.
Border Patrol Agent Pleads Not Guilty In Decapitation DeathA U.S. Border Patrol Agent accused in the death of a man whose decapitated body was found floating near Texas' South Padre Island has pleaded not guilty in the case.
ICE Dallas Officers Deport Mexican Man Wanted For MurderA Mexican man, who is wanted in his home country for murder, was deported Thursday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Enforcement and Removal Operations in Dallas.
More Immigrant Children Cross Texas BorderBorder Patrol agents recently caught several Central American immigrant children after they crossed the Rio Grande.
Immigrants Detained In Fake Border Patrol SUV In TexasA dozen smuggled immigrants have been detained after being crammed into a fake Border Patrol SUV that was stopped by a real officer in Texas.
How Bad Is The Border Crisis? We Have The NumbersThe Border Patrol says in some places the amount of children illegally crossing over is 10 times what it was last year.
Former Texas Border Patrol Officer Gets Prison In Drug ConspiracyFormer Customs and Border Protection Officer Jose Luis Zavala of Brownsville entered his guilty plea Thursday.
Border Patrol Agent Indicted In 2012 Fatal ShootingA Border Patrol agent charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Mexican teen is one of only three agents to face murder charges in more than 20 years.