Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Border Patrol  > Page 4 Related Products:  Radios  |  Surveillance  |  Thermal Imaging
Border Patrol

Border Patrol

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.
Main News Columns Videos Products Photos

News

Man accused in border agent killing is extradited

Jesus Leonel Sanchez-Meza, also known as Lionel Portillo-Meza, was arraigned in federal court in Tucson on Wednesday - Full Story

News

Border Patrol agent killed in crash, second injured

Border Patrol agent killed in crash, second injured

Agent Alexander Giannini died and a second agent was injured in a rollover accident Wednesday - Full Story

News

Border Patrol to roll out rescue beacons for illegal immigrants

If immigrants find themselves in a dangerous predicament, they can press a button on the tower that alerts authorities of their location - Full Story

News

Some Colo. sheriffs ending immigrant detainers

Several sheriffs will no longer honor requests from federal immigration authorities to continue to detain someone once they are eligible to be released - Full Story

News

Police arrest 80 immigrants at Texas camp

They were camped under tents and huts camouflaged with mesquite branches and cacti. Some told authorities they had been there sleeping on pieces of cardboard with little food or water for at least a week - Full Story

News

Police find drug smuggling tunnels under Calif.-Mexico border

U.S. Attorney Laura Duffy said the discoveries foiled cartel plans to sneak large quantities of drugs across the border - Full Story

News

Documents confirm standoff between Border Patrol, Mexican soldiers

Two heavily armed, camouflaged Mexican soldiers crossed 50 yards inside Arizona in January and drew their guns against U.S. Border Patrol agents - Full Story

Columns

Police History: Brian Terry is a hero gone too soon Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Police History: Brian Terry is a hero gone too soon

On the night of December 14, 2010, Brian was part of a four-man team situated on a slight rise in a rugged area on the Arizona-Mexican Border North of Rio Rico called Peck Canyon - Full Story

News

Police: Over 100 people found in suspected Texas stash house

Police: Over 100 people found in suspected Texas stash house

A house overflowing with more than 100 people presumed to be in the U.S. illegally was uncovered just outside Houston on Wednesday - Full Story



Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Border Patrol Columnists

The Counter Terrorist The Counter Terrorist
with Security Solutions International Staff
Tactics, Technology and Training for Today's Law Enforcement Professional Tactics, Technology and Training for Today's Law Enforcement Professional
with Law Officer Magazine