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Border Violence

Sonora police: 7 killed near Arizona border

Mexican authorities are investigating the killing of seven people near the Arizona border.

March 20, 2014 5:42 pm
Cochise County: Man shot to death in struggle with border agent

Cochise County: Man shot to death in struggle with border agent

A man was shot to death Thursday night during a struggle with a U.S. Border Patrol agent near the Arizona-Mexico border, officials said Friday.

January 17, 2014 12:26 pm
Border Patrol rejects use-of-force curbs


Border Patrol rejects use-of-force curbs


SAN DIEGO — Border Patrol agents will be allowed to continue using deadly force against rock-throwers, the chief of the agency said, despite the recommendation of a government-commissioned review to end the practice.

November 05, 2013 6:00 pmLoading…

Border fair planners seek to open up discussions

It’s easy to sit back and complain about border issues, but social groups that are active in the troubled region will gather at a church this weekend to talk action.

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Cochise County: No charges in 2011 border shooting

The Cochise County Attorney’s Office will not file charges against a Border Patrol agent who shot and killed a Douglas teenager more than two years ago, officials said.

August 23, 2013 12:00 am

Border agent wounds man near Gila Bend

A U.S. Border Patrol agent shot and injured a man Tuesday evening south of Gila Bend.

December 06, 2012 12:00 am

Nogales, Sonora, asked to pay up on $350K Tucson hospital bill

The city of Nogales, Sonora, owes the University of Arizona Medical Center $350,000.

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US border agent kills boy, 16, in Sonora

US border agent kills boy, 16, in Sonora

A U.S. Border Patrol agent shot across the border and killed a 16-year-old in Nogales, Sonora, on Wednesday night.

October 12, 2012 12:00 am
Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

Christy Ivie, wife of slain Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie, carries daughter Raigan, center, and follows the casket out of the LDS meetinghouse in Sierra Vista. An aunt holds the Ivies' other daughter, Presley, at right.

October 09, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

Nicholas Ivie

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Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

Mounted Border Patrol agents flank the hearse carrying the body of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie, who was a member of the horse patrol team in the Border Patrol's station in Naco.

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Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

The tamed mustang "Mouse" that Nicholas Ivie rode in the Border Patrol walked with an empty saddle and Ivie's boots in the stirrups. A horse-led procession brought Ivie's body from a Sierra Vista funeral home.

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Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

Over 1,000 join to remember fallen BP officer

Nicholas Ivie's brother, father and other family members were among the many at the funeral. Ivie died Tuesday when he was shot in what federal investigators believe was an accidental exchange of gunfire at night.

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More than 1,000 join to remember fallen Border Patrol officer Nicholas Ivie

More than 1,000 join to remember fallen Border Patrol officer Nicholas Ivie

SIERRA VISTA - Slain Border Patrol agent Nicholas Ivie died in a "beautiful" area he knew well, his brother told mourners Monday at the agent's funeral service.

October 09, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Those who've fallen

Here is the list of agents who have died on duty in the Tucson Sector:

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Border agent deaths

Here is the list of agents who have died on duty in the Tucson Sector:

October 02, 2012 9:40 am

Mexican cops patrol Sonoyta after criminals invade

Heavily armed police have been patrolling the Sonoran border town of Sonoyta this week after an armed convoy of criminals took control of the town for hours Sunday night.

September 06, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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