Soldiers from separate detachments will split the 90-day mission
Nationwide, more than 600 people have been released under new enforcement priorities.
Organization highlights impact of being deported without money, identification and other items.
They want to know who is responsible and hold them accountable.
Agents found cash hidden under the car's rear seats and in the trunk.
Holders of "green cards" outnumber "unauthorized" residents in the United States.
A complaint filed against the Department of Homeland Security by several civil and human rights groups alleges abuse of immigrant children.
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.
Five organizations today filed a complaint to the Department of Homeland Security on behalf of 116 unaccompanied immigrant children.
The Tucson International Airport is the latest addition to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection enrollment centers for low-risk international travelers.
Nearly 80 percent of Arizona deportations last fiscal year came from people caught at the border — higher than the 64 percent nationwide, data from Immigration and Customs Enforcement show.
PHOENIX — Claiming a pattern of civil-rights abuse, the American Civil Liberties Union filed suit Monday to find out exactly how the Border Patrol enforces immigration law far from Mexico.
Some members of Congress are skeptical of a new border surveillance system being rolled out in Arizona, citing a lack of specific measurements for its success and the $1 billion already spent on the failed program it replaces.
The new secretary of homeland security stressed alertness along the U.S.-Mexico border, but during his first official visit to Southern Arizona he did not address recent cartel-related violence in Sonora.
A Tucson man, who was a convicted felon, was sentenced in federal court Tuesday to 18 years in prison for accessing child pornography.
NOGALES — Nine “dreamers” from across the United States arrived at Morley Gate,the Pedestrian crossing in Nogales, Sonora, this morning wearing caps and gowns and looking for entry into the United States.
Senators introduced Tuesday night a long-awaited immigration bill that seeks to reform what many from both sides of the debate call a broken immigration system. The legislation invests billions of dollars in border security; mandates that all employers verify the legal status of their employ…
“It is my understanding that there is not any information being sent to the federal government,” DOR deputy director says.
WASHINGTON — The Associated Press has learned that the Homeland Security Department released more than 2,000 illegal immigrants facing deportation from immigration jails in recent weeks because of looming budget cuts. It also planned to release 3,000 more during March.
WHY — U.S. Border Patrol officials are opening the doors to their newest station in southeastern Arizona.