Citations with the tag: UNITED States. Immigration Border Patrol
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- Good neighbors.
Nicley, Michael C. // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin; Sep95, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p8
Features the US Border Patrol's Community Resource Development Program. Background on the Border Patrol's mandate; Features of the program; Participants' roles in the program.
- Border Patrol to double agents.
Nicley, Michael C. // Wenatchee Business Journal; May97, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p9
Focuses on the plans of the US Border Patrol to double the number of its field agents in Wenatchee, Washington.
- Violence up as border bristles with guns.
Baldauf, Scott // Christian Science Monitor; 6/19/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 145, p3
Reports on the increased efforts of the United State Border Patrol to apprehend individuals attempting to cross the border from Mexico to the US.
- Every agent's a drug agent.
Gibney Jr., F. // Newsweek; 5/1/1989, Vol. 113 Issue 18, p27
Talks about the US Border Patrol, whose traditional job is to enforce immigration law, but is now involved in police work to interdict drugs or investigate the groups that smuggle them. Other agencies now involved; Changes in work and roles.
- Raiding Arizona.
Paige, Sean // Insight on the News; 07/26/99, Vol. 15 Issue 27, p10
Reports on the increase in immigration agents assigned to Douglas Station in Arizona and on the armies of undocumented aliens (UDA) that they track, apprehend, process and return to Mexico. Actions being taken by the United States Border Patrol in tracking UDA; Challenges facing the Border...
- El Patriot.
Herrick, Thaddeus // Texas Monthly; Feb94, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p62
Profiles Silvestre Reyes, sector chief of the Border Patrol at El Paso, Texas. Apprehension of illegal aliens with Operation Blockade; Protest by Mexican government; Criticism on his Hispanic heritage; Family background and career history; Attitude towards Mexico.
- Settlement sends signal on violence by border patrol.
Davidson, Miriam // Christian Science Monitor; 6/6/95, Vol. 87 Issue 133, p3
Reports on the settlement reached between Mexican Dario Miranda's family and the Border Patrol Agent Michael Elmer and the US government. Incident of Miranda being killed at the border.
- Border Patrol's Union Officials Say Agency Has Ignored Bounty Threat.
Davidson, Miriam // Human Events; 06/30/2000, Vol. 56 Issue 24, p8
Reports on the allegation by the National Border Patrol Council, the union that represents rank-and-file United States (U.S.) Border Patrol agents, that the agency is unconcerned on their safety. Inaction of the U.S. Boarder Patrol administration to the threat made by Mexican drug traffickers...
- After being overrun, Douglas takes back its community.
Baldauf, Scott // Christian Science Monitor; 2/17/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 60, p3
Reports increasing efforts of the United States Border Patrol to slow the entry of illegal Mexican immigrants into Douglas, Arizona.
- The Accident Waiting to Happen.
Paige, Sean // Insight on the News; 02/01/99, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p44
Reports that the United States Border Patrol has its hands full along the US-Mexico frontier for possible illegal aliens, illicit narcotics and potential agricultural pests. Warning sent by the Department of Transportation's inspector general about the number of Mexican trucks which are being...
- Operation Blockade.
Thomas, Irene Middleman // Hispanic; Jan/Feb1994, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p12
Reports on the United States (US) Border Patrol's Operation Hold the Line, a strategy to control the twenty-mile stretch of the Rio Grande between Mexico and the US. Launched as Operation Blockade in September 1993; Success of the strategy; Initial loss of commerce from Mexicans; Communities'...
Thomas, Irene Middleman // Patrolling Chaos: The U.S. Border Patrol in Deep South Texas; 2004, p353
A subject index for the book "Patrolling Chaos: The U.S. Border Patrol in Deep South Texas," by Robert Lee Maril is presented.
- GAO: Border plan missing Key measures.
Thomas, Irene Middleman // Hill; 1/14/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p10
The article reports that the key elements of the strategic plan of the U.S. Border Patrol to secure the border with mexico are missing.
- The Alien Transfer Exit Program Drops Immigrants on the Other Side of the Country.
Steigerwald, Lucy // Hit & Run; 9/25/2011, p66
The article discusses the Alien Transfer Exit Program that became effective in 2008. It makes reference to a story from the "Los Angeles Times" regarding an immigrant who was caught by an agent of the U.S. Border Patrol crawling through a field in Rio Grande, Texas and sent back through the...
- U.S. border patrol to test T800 for army.
Steigerwald, Lucy // Aviation Week & Space Technology; 4/17/1995, Vol. 142 Issue 16, p22
Reports on the decision of the US Army to use converted UH-1Hs for the Rah-66 Comanche attack helicopter. Benefits by its use by the Immigration and Naturalization Service Border Patrol.
- Crossing the border.
Wooster, Martin Morse // American Enterprise; May/Jun95, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p97
Summarizes the article `Does the Threat of Border Apprehension Deter Undocumented U.S. Immigration?' by Thomas J. Espenshade in the December 1994 issue of `Population and Development Review'. Effectiveness of increased Border Patrol manpower in deterring illegal immigrants; Lack of resources to...
- President Clinton asked Congress.
MacLachlan, Suzanne; Mutch, David // Christian Science Monitor; 5/5/95, Vol. 87 Issue 112, p2
Reports the request made by President Bill Clinton to the Congress to hire more Border Patrol agents and speed up the deportation of illegal aliens.
- Disorder at the Border.
HUDSON, AUDREY // Human Events; 6/27/2011, Vol. 67 Issue 23, p12
The article reports on the effects of existing U.S. environmental rules on Border Patrol operations at the U.S.-Mexico border. According to the author, because of the existence of endangered wildlife at the border, officers of the Border Patrol are forced to pursue illegal aliens on foot once...
- Border Patrol may set up shop in Nogales warehouse.
Markley, Jennifer // Inside Tucson Business; 3/11/96, Vol. 5 Issue 50, p10
Reports on Family Bargain Corp.'s negotiations with the United States Border Patrol to lease part of its 225,000-square-foot warehouse in Nogales, Arizona. Comments of president and chief executive officer William W. Mowbray; Terms of the proposal.
- La Migra Goes North.
Markley, Jennifer // Progressive; Feb2003, Vol. 67 Issue 2, p21
Presents a photograph of the rotating and unannounced checkpoint set up by the U.S. Border Patrol in Michigan to search for undocumented immigrants.
- Border Patrol to be beefed up in P.R.
Collins, John // Caribbean Business; 8/3/1995, Vol. 23 Issue 31, p32
Discusses the increased US Border Patrol operations in Puerto Rico's west coast as a result of increase in illegal Dominican Republic (DR) aliens. Number of illegal aliens apprehended; Areas targeted for special attention in 1996; Budget for the Immigration & Naturalization Service in Puerto...
- WALKING THE BORDER.
Dittrich, Luke // Esquire; May2011, Vol. 155 Issue 5, p130
The article presents information on the border between the U.S. and Mexico. The fence which measures about 80 feet is made up of metal pylons and looks like a procession of old telephone poles. The buffer zone between the two fences is reserved for the use of U.S. Border Patrol, but every...
- Borderless Economy, Barricaded Border.
Andreas, Peter // NACLA Report on the Americas; Nov/Dec99, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p14
Discusses the immigration control measures of the United States (US) on the US-Mexican border. Recommendation of US President Bill Clinton in reducing the number of Border Patrol agents; Focus of the Administration's immigration control policy; Details on the Illegal Immigration Reform and...
- Justice for Hernandez Rojas.
Andreas, Peter // Progressive; Jul2012, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p12
The article reports on the march and vigil held by people in San Diego, California on May, 3 2012 to protest against the murder of San Diego resident Anastasio Hernandez Rojas by the officers of the U.S. Border Patrol in 2010.
- HORSE Rescue.
Elder, Scott // National Geographic Kids; Jun/Jul2012, Issue 421, p28
The article looks at the horse that was abandoned by drug smugglers at a desert in Arizona and its rescue. The horse, which is a palomino named "Sundance," was left by smugglers after learning that a U.S. Border Patrol unit was present in the trail, where the Border Patrol officers rescued the...
- Border chief denies agents turning blind eye to Ariz, illegal immigrants.
Yager, Jordy // Hill; 4/6/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 46, p4
The article reports on an allegation by Arizona Sheriff Larry Dever against U.S. Border Patrol Chief Michael Fisher for not apprehending illegal immigrants crossing the border.
- Upgraded, but interim, I-19 checkpoint opens.
Yager, Jordy // Inside Tucson Business; 4/12/2010, Vol. 19 Issue 46, p4
The article reports on the opening of the upgraded but interim, immigration and drug-smuggling checkpoint operated by the U.S. Border Patrol on northbound Interstate 19 just north of Tubac, Arizona.
- Hold that line.
Van Schoik, Rick // Urgent Communications; Aug2011, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p24
The article discusses a research study on the needed investment for integrated communications to improve U.S.-Mexico cross-border trade and security. The research conducted by the North American Center for Transborder Studies (NSACTS) include multiple border tours with U.S. Border Patrol and 41...
- Patrol boat protects U.S. borders.
Van Schoik, Rick // Government Product News; Nov94, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p13
Reports on US Border Patrol's acquisition of welded aluminum Dauntless vessel from SeaArk Marine Inc. Use of Cummins Diesel engines and Hamilton water jets; Suitability in swallow waters; Electronic equipment.
- CHILDREN OF THE EXODUS.
DEL BOSQUE, MELISSA // Texas Observer: A Journal of Free Voices; 10/29/2010, Vol. 102 Issue 19, p6
The article discusses the plight of Mexican children detained and released by the U.S. Border Patrol for crossing the border to go to the U.S. These kids whose age ranges from infant to 18-year olds and mostly boys await to be fetched at the Desarrollo Intergral de la Familia (DIF) and some even...
- Summary and Conclusion.
Martin, David // Federal Probation; Sep2012, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p26
The article outlines the role of U.S. Border Patrol enforcement in enhancing the District of Arizona pretrial services.
- Southern Arizona could get three permanent border checkpoints.
Lamb, Jim // Inside Tucson Business; 7/9/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p6
The article focuses on the plan of adding three Border Patrol highway checkpoints in Arizona. John Fitzpatrick, deputy chief of the Tucson Sector of the Border Patrol, discloses that the agency wants permanent checkpoints on State Route 85 between Lukeville and Ajo in western Pima County, and...
- Desert Tracts: Statecraft in Remote Places.
Doty, Roxanne Lynn // Alternatives: Global, Local, Political; Oct/Dec2001, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p523
Focuses on the project of statecraft in remote places by the Border Patrol in the United States. Public opinion on the statecraft project; Tragedies of statecraft; Consequences of statecraft project.
- Mexican Army Enters U.S. And Fires on Border Patrol.
D'Agostino, Joseph A. // Human Events; 04/07/2000, Vol. 56 Issue 13, p1
Reports that the Mexican Army troops entered United States (US) territory in New Mexico and fired their weapons as they pursued US Border Patrol agents. Attempt by Mexican troops to collect bounty that the Juarez drug cartel has put on the heads of the Border Patrol agents; Details on the...
- Border Patrol: Procurement of MD 600N Helicopters Should Be Reassessed: GGD-00-201.
D'Agostino, Joseph A. // GAO Reports; 9/29/2000, p1
The U.S. Border patrol is procuring a new type of helicopter--the MD 600N--to replace its aging helicopter fleet. The MD 600N is expected to meet various air operations requirements, such as low and slow surveillance and transport of agents. This report provides information and analysis on the...
- Illegal Immigration: Border-Crossing Deaths Have Doubled Since 1995; Border Patrol's Efforts to Prevent Deaths Have Not Been Fully Evaluated.: GAO-06-770.
D'Agostino, Joseph A. // GAO Reports; 9/14/2006, p1
Reports in recent years have indicated that increasing numbers of migrants attempting to enter the United States illegally die while crossing the southwest border. The Border Patrol implemented the Border Safety Initiative (BSI) in 1998 with the intention of reducing injuries and preventing...
- SOLDIERS on the BORDER.
D'Agostino, Joseph A. // Soldiers; Jan2007, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p28
The article describes the involvement of the U.S. Army in border-security operations in 2006. Operation Jump Start was established to help the Border Patrol enhance its efforts against drug and weapon smuggling and illegal immigration. The Army Reserve continued its participation in existing...
- US checks illegal flow at border.
Baldauf, Scott // Christian Science Monitor; 12/23/97, Vol. 90 Issue 20, p1
Discusses how the US Border Patrol has increased its efficiency in capturing illegal aliens on the Mexican-American border through programs like Operation Rio Grande, which has provided much needed funding and new technology. Comments from Frank Lopez, a Border Patrol supervisor in Brownsville,...
- Texas shootings show perils of Border Patrol.
Baldauf, Scott // Christian Science Monitor; 7/9/98, Vol. 90 Issue 157, p3
Discusses the increasingly violent challenges facing the United States Border Patrol in the late 1990s. Number of Border Patrol agents who have been killed in the agency's 74-year history; Why many feel the growing drug trade is responsible for the increasing violence; Calls for military...
- Who should protect America's borders.
Bryce, Robert // Christian Science Monitor; 7/17/97, Vol. 89 Issue 162, p4
Reports on the patrolling of the border between Texas and Mexico. The Border Patrol, which is charged with stopping the illegal entry of both aliens and narcotics; Legislation in the US Congress which could authorize up to 10,000 soldiers to patrol the border; Staffing problems at the Border...
- Along the other US border, problems rise.
Paton, Dean // Christian Science Monitor; 9/22/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 212, p3
Discusses the difficult tasks of United States Border Patrol officers that are stationed at the border between the US and Canada. Reasons that illegal aliens and drugs are more easily smuggled into the US from Canada than from Mexico; Number of agents stationed on the northern border compared...
- Border Strategy: Desert Chats in Spanish.
Carpenter, Amanda // Human Events; 6/19/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 21, p1
The article focuses on the 19-week residential training program of the U.S. Border Patrol. The curriculum of the training program includes immigration law, physical training and firearms instruction that takes place at a single facility in New Mexico. The Border Patrol aims to train 6,000 new...
- Who Will Guard the National Guard?
Simcox, Chris // Human Events; 6/19/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 21, p15
The article focuses on the decision of U.S. President George W. Bush to deploy National Guard soldiers along the Southern border with Mexico. The total number of National Guard soldiers deployed in the border is estimated at 6,000. The National Guard will support the Border Patrol agents....
- Bush Must Pardon Jailed Border Agents.
Hunter, Duncan // Human Events; 2/26/2007, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p1
The article contends that the U.S. government must pardon U.S. Border Patrol agents Jose Compean and Ignacio Ramos for wounding a drug smuggler on the U.S.-Mexico border. The author said that this case is a severe injustice which must be acted upon immediately. The testimony that ultimately led...
- BUSINESS News in BRIEF.
Hunter, Duncan // Inside Tucson Business; 7/16/2001, Vol. 11 Issue 17, p2
Reports on developments concerning the business sector in Tucson, Arizona as of July 16, 2001. Vote taken by the governing board of the Tucson Unified School District to increase its desegregation budget; Decline in the number of visitors to national parks and monuments in Arizona between 1993...
- Largest Employers, Cochise County.
Hunter, Duncan // Inside Tucson Business; 4/26/2004, Vol. 13 Issue 43, p22
Presents a chart depicting the top largest employers in Cochise County in Arizona. Fort Huachuca and U.S. Army Intelligence Center & FH; Cochise County; U.S. Border Patrol; Sierra Vista Public Schools.
- Border Patrol surpasses goal for hiring agents this year.
Lamb, Jim // Inside Tucson Business; 12/29/2008, Vol. 18 Issue 30, p2
The article announces the high number of agents hired to help illegal immigration and border crimes in the U.S. in 2008. The Immigration Border Patrol revealed having hired 18,000 agents that remarkably exceed the expected number. Increasing the number of agents is the most efficient approach in...
- Marketing Students Gain Border Patrol Recruiting Experience.
Tara, Tisha // San Diego Business Journal; 06/12/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 24, p26
Reports on the industry-education partnership between San Diego State University, the United States Border Patrol and the Immigration and Naturalization Service. Participants in the Borde Patrol Marketing Internship program; Formation of the marketing agency Promote This.
- Militarizing the border patrol.
NAGENGAST, CAROL // NACLA Report on the Americas; Nov/Dec98, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p37
Reports that federal authorities in the United States have increasingly turned toward a military strategy to control the influx of dangerous people into the country. Information on the killings in the US-Mexican border; Expansion of the Border Patrol's mission; Details on drug trafficking...
- Border Patrol Sued for Targeting Latinos.
NAGENGAST, CAROL // NACLA Report on the Americas; Mar/Apr99, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the class action lawsuit filed by motorists Panchita Hodgers Durgin and Antonio Lopez against United States Border Patrol agents engaging in the practice of stopping motorists of Latino appearance without reasonable suspicion of a crime. Ruling of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on...