Children without legal documents coming through ports of entry in Tucson area up.
Agents were routinely questioned by sheriff's investigators after fatal shooting.
Mna testifies agent kept hitting him, even after he asked him to stop.
A civil trial is underway for a man a Border Patrol agent shot.
Last month's incident needs to be investigated and consequences given.
Hopes Border Patrol will support the initiative but isn't holding his breath.
The claim alleges illegal detention, illegal search and racial profiling.
Mexican officials deny the allegation.
Intake center to provide food, clothes and temporary housing.
The shooting occurred on the Tohono O'odham Indian Nation
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visiting Nogales today.
PHOENIX — The way Gov. Jan Brewer sees it, the media should be doing more to press the Obama administration for answers about the flood of immigrants across the border.
Reporters get inside the Nogales Placement Center.
PHOENIX — Claiming "systemic abuse" of children who arrive in this country alone, immigrant rights groups demand this morning the Department of Homeland Security conduct an immediate investigation.
WASHINGTON – A Senate committee was urged to fix the “hopelessly broken” overtime policy for Border Patrol agents, by boosting agents’ base pay but cutting any extra pay they would otherwise get for overtime hours.
The Border Patrol agent who killed a man during a foot chase last week fired nine times, striking him once in the head, officials said Monday.
A man shot and killed during a foot chase with Border Patrol agents last week was struck once in the head, officials said today.
The Department of Homeland Security dropped off close to 200 immigrants — mostly women and children — at the Tucson Greyhound station this week, leaving them to find their own way to cities across the country to report to immigration offices there.
South Tucson reached a settlement over its immigration policies with the American Civil Liberties Union on Monday night.
A former U.S. Border Patrol agent has again been indicted on federal charges including money laundering.