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  • Trump travel ban blocked; fight headed for Supreme Court

    Trump travel ban blocked; fight headed for Supreme Court

    Friday, May 26 2017 10:56 PM EDT2017-05-27 02:56:20 GMT
    Friday, May 26 2017 10:56 PM EDT2017-05-27 02:56:20 GMT

    A federal appeals court has dealt another blow to President Donald Trump's revised travel ban targeting six Muslim-majority countries.

    A federal appeals court has dealt another blow to President Donald Trump's revised travel ban targeting six Muslim-majority countries.

  • CBP arrests sex offenders who entered US illegally

    CBP arrests sex offenders who entered US illegally

    Thursday, May 25 2017 10:36 AM EDT2017-05-25 14:36:55 GMT
    (Source: CBP)(Source: CBP)

    Two sex offenders were arrested by Tucson Sector CBP agents on Friday, according to a news release.

    Two sex offenders were arrested by Tucson Sector CBP agents on Friday, according to a news release.

  • BP agents seize $738,000 in drugs, arrest 6 during weekend stops

    BP agents seize $738,000 in drugs, arrest 6 during weekend stops

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 11:19 AM EDT2017-05-24 15:19:20 GMT
    (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)(Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    Border Patrol agents seized $188,000 in methamphetamine and $550,000 in marijuana and arrested six people in two separate incidents last weekend.

    Border Patrol agents seized $188,000 in methamphetamine and $550,000 in marijuana and arrested six people in two separate incidents last weekend.

  • Correction: Immigration Protection-Haiti story

    Correction: Immigration Protection-Haiti story

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 12:44 PM EDT2017-05-23 16:44:42 GMT
    Tuesday, May 23 2017 12:44 PM EDT2017-05-23 16:44:42 GMT
    The Trump administration is going to extend humanitarian protections for tens of thousands of Haitian immigrants who have been living in the United States since a deadly earthquake.
    The Trump administration is going to extend humanitarian protections for tens of thousands of Haitian immigrants who have been living in the United States since a deadly earthquake.
  • Nearly 740,000 foreigners overstayed US visas last year

    Nearly 740,000 foreigners overstayed US visas last year

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 4:42 AM EDT2017-05-23 08:42:26 GMT
    Tuesday, May 23 2017 4:42 AM EDT2017-05-23 08:42:26 GMT
    The U.S. Homeland Security Department says nearly 740,000 foreigners who were supposed to leave the country during a recent 12-month period overstayed their visas.
    The U.S. Homeland Security Department says nearly 740,000 foreigners who were supposed to leave the country during a recent 12-month period overstayed their visas.
  • US deports Indonesian Christian who fled persecution

    US deports Indonesian Christian who fled persecution

    Friday, May 19 2017 6:22 PM EDT2017-05-19 22:22:44 GMT
    Friday, May 19 2017 6:22 PM EDT2017-05-19 22:22:44 GMT
    An Indonesian man who was in New Jersey and had been living in the United States for 16 years has been deported.
    An Indonesian man who was in New Jersey and had been living in the United States for 16 years has been deported.
  • CBP agents arrest 11, confiscate 3 weapons in 72 hours

    CBP agents arrest 11, confiscate 3 weapons in 72 hours

    Friday, May 12 2017 9:52 AM EDT2017-05-12 13:52:42 GMT
    Source: Tucson News NowSource: Tucson News Now

    Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents were busy early this week. Within 72 hours agents arrested 11 people and confiscated three weapons, according to a release.

    Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents were busy early this week. Within 72 hours agents arrested 11 people and confiscated three weapons, according to a release.

  • Tillerson: US must deal with demand to stem drug violence

    Tillerson: US must deal with demand to stem drug violence

    Thursday, May 18 2017 2:10 PM EDT2017-05-18 18:10:50 GMT
    Thursday, May 18 2017 2:10 PM EDT2017-05-18 18:10:50 GMT
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Americans "must own" the problem of narcotics addiction if it wants to end the scourge of drug trafficking and cross-border violence.
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Americans "must own" the problem of narcotics addiction if it wants to end the scourge of drug trafficking and cross-border violence.
  • UN: 300,000 children migrating solo, up nearly fivefold

    UN: 300,000 children migrating solo, up nearly fivefold

    Thursday, May 18 2017 6:20 AM EDT2017-05-18 10:20:44 GMT
    Thursday, May 18 2017 6:20 AM EDT2017-05-18 10:20:44 GMT
    The U.N. children's agency says more than 300,000 young people migrating alone have been recorded in a two-year period, marking a dramatic escalation of a dangerous trend that has forced some young refugees into...
    The U.N. children's agency says more than 300,000 young people migrating alone have been recorded in a two-year period, marking a dramatic escalation of a dangerous trend that has forced some young refugees into slavery and prostitution.
  • US: Immigrant arrests soar under Trump, fewer deported

    US: Immigrant arrests soar under Trump, fewer deported

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 7:47 PM EDT2017-05-17 23:47:04 GMT
    Wednesday, May 17 2017 7:47 PM EDT2017-05-17 23:47:04 GMT
    Officials say U.S. immigration agents arrested 38 percent more people for deportation in the early months of the Trump administration compared to last year.
    Officials say U.S. immigration agents arrested 38 percent more people for deportation in the early months of the Trump administration compared to last year.
  • Border authorities seize more than $7.2 million in drugs

    Border authorities seize more than $7.2 million in drugs

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-05-17 19:19:34 GMT
    Wednesday, May 17 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-05-17 19:19:34 GMT
    Border authorities seized more than $7.2 million in drugs. (Source: US Customs and Border Protection)Border authorities seized more than $7.2 million in drugs. (Source: US Customs and Border Protection)

    Authorities say more than 13,700 pounds of marijuana hidden in a tractor trailer with a load of bell peppers has been seized in southern Arizona.

    Authorities say more than 13,700 pounds of marijuana hidden in a tractor trailer with a load of bell peppers has been seized in southern Arizona.

  • Federal judges ask if travel ban is biased against Muslims

    Federal judges ask if travel ban is biased against Muslims

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 9:53 AM EDT2017-05-16 13:53:41 GMT
    Tuesday, May 16 2017 9:53 AM EDT2017-05-16 13:53:41 GMT

    For the second time in a week, government lawyers on Monday will try to persuade a federal appeals court to reinstate President Donald Trump's revised travel ban.

    For the second time in a week, government lawyers on Monday will try to persuade a federal appeals court to reinstate President Donald Trump's revised travel ban.

  • Load of bell peppers used to disguise millions in marijuana

    Load of bell peppers used to disguise millions in marijuana

    Monday, May 15 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-05-16 00:39:26 GMT
    Officers located more than 13,700 pounds of marijuana co-mingled with a shipment of bell peppers. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Officers located more than 13,700 pounds of marijuana co-mingled with a shipment of bell peppers. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Port of Nogales seized more than $7.2 million in marijuana and cocaine on Saturday, May 13 according to a recent release.  

    Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Port of Nogales seized more than $7.2 million in marijuana and cocaine on Saturday, May 13 according to a recent release.  

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