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Lawyers see return of stricter immigration enforcement

Lawyers see return of stricter immigration enforcement

Attorneys: Agents no longer take into account eligibility for deferred action programs.

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Video: Go inside Naco drug-smuggling tunnel

Video: Go inside Naco drug-smuggling tunnel

Agents discover cross-border passage in nearby Naco.

February 25, 2015 4:30 pm Video Related

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Tunnel discovered after $3 million Bisbee pot bust

Tunnel discovered after $3 million Bisbee pot bust

Agents discovered a cross-border tunnel in nearby Naco, Arizona.

February 24, 2015 5:00 pm Photos

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Vermont Guardsmen, helicopter coming to border near Tucson

Vermont Guardsmen, helicopter coming to border near Tucson

Soldiers from separate detachments will split the 90-day mission

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200 freed from immigration custody in Arizona

200 freed from immigration custody in Arizona

Nationwide, more than 600 people have been released under new enforcement priorities.

December 30, 2014 9:00 pmLoading…
Report: Migrants often deported without personal belongings

Report: Migrants often deported without personal belongings

Organization highlights impact of being deported without money, identification and other items.

December 10, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Representatives want answers from CBP on Ajo housing project

Representatives want answers from CBP on Ajo housing project

They want to know who is responsible and hold them accountable.

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Man busted at border with $420K in cash

Man busted at border with $420K in cash

Agents found cash hidden under the car's rear seats and in the trunk.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — green card

Tucson in 100 Objects — green card

Holders of "green cards" outnumber "unauthorized" residents in the United States.

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Immigrant kids abused in CBP custody, groups say

A complaint filed against the Department of Homeland Security by several civil and human rights groups alleges abuse of immigrant children.

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Rights groups: Probe "systemic abuse" of immigrant kids

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.

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Complaint against Homeland Security alleges abuse of immigrant children

Complaint against Homeland Security alleges abuse of immigrant children

Five organizations today filed a complaint to the Department of Homeland Security on behalf of 116 unaccompanied immigrant children.

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Arizona's fifth trusted-traveler enrollment center opens

The Tucson International Airport is the latest addition to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection enrollment centers for low-risk international travelers.

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Most people deported through Arizona caught at border

Most people deported through Arizona caught at border

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.

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ACLU sues to get Border Patrol documents

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.

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GAO report raises doubts about successor to ‘virtual fence’ in Arizona

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.

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Homeland Security chief says border security is a priority

Homeland Security chief says border security is a priority

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.

January 23, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson man sentenced to 18 years for child pornography

A Tucson man, who was a convicted felon, was sentenced in federal court Tuesday to 18 years in prison for accessing child pornography.

September 17, 2013 4:00 pm
‘Dreamers’ cross Nogales border in test of federal policy

‘Dreamers’ cross Nogales border in test of federal policy

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.

July 22, 2013 1:55 pm Photos

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How the immigration reform bill relates to Arizona

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…

April 17, 2013 3:42 pmLoading…

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