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The Border Patrol topic provides current news and information about ongoing border protection issues and challenges. The Border Patrol, along with hundreds of local agencies under whose jurisdiction that border falls, are responsible for protecting 8,000 miles of U.S. border, not including many thousands of miles of shoreline.
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April 06, 2012

TASER used at scene of car explosion that burned border agent

According to TASER training experts, specific factors would need to be in place in order for the device to cause a fire - Full Story
April 05, 2012

Man accused in 'Fast and Furious' case to change plea

Jaime Avila Jr. allegedly bought two rifles found at the scene of the fatal shooting of a federal agent - Full Story
April 04, 2012

US DOJ: Arpaio negotiating in bad faith

Agency states efforts to settle civil rights charges in jeopardy - Full Story
March 26, 2012

Texas inmate used Craigslist to recruit drivers to transport illegal immigrants

Jose Gustavo Diaz-Velasquez told investigators he had arranged for transport of thousands of illegal immigrants during the past year using 30 drivers he hired through Craigslist - Full Story
March 15, 2012

Pursued car blast kills driver, burns border agent

Agents got a report just before midnight that a car was heading the wrong way on Interstate 8 - Full Story
February 11, 2012

Justice Department reviews Ga. immigration law

The Obama administration is suing to block a similar law in Alabama - Full Story
February 08, 2012

Drug cartel threatens to kill an officer a day

Police in Mexico's most violent city were moved to guarded hotels for protection - Full Story
February 06, 2012
Border Patrol spending on overtime rising

Border Patrol spending on overtime rising

Border Patrol Deputy Chief Ronald D. Vitiello said patrolling the border can be an unpredictable job that requires longer hours from agents - Full Story
February 04, 2012

Family of slain border agent files $25M claim

Brian Terry died when his special-operations unit got into a shootout with border bandits in a remote canyon area in southern Ariz. - Full Story
January 31, 2012

2nd man identified in border agent's killing

Unsealed federal court records identify a second man in the December 2010 killing of Arizona Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry - Full Story



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