US Citizen Killed After Opening Fire On Border Patrol Agents At San Ysidro CrossingOfficials say a white pick-up truck was trying to enter the U.S. from the Mexico side and refused to stop for an inspection. When several agents tried to stop the truck and eventually blocked it with another vehicle, the driver got out and started shooting, according to border patrol officials.
Facial Recognition Could Shorten Airport Security Lines, But Accuracy Is In DoubtAt least two senators called on the Department of Homeland Security to slow down the expansion of the program until privacy and security concerns can be addressed.
Border Agent Shoots, Kills Undocumented Woman In TexasAn undocumented immigrant was shot and killed Wednesday by a Border Patrol agent in Rio Bravo, Texas, according to US Customs and Border Protection.
Woman Arrested By Border Patrol In Viral Video Reunited With DaughtersPerla Morales-Luna was released after an immigration judge said the 36-year-old mother was not a danger to society or a flight risk.
No Charges Filed Against Woman Arrested In Viral Video Despite Border Patrol's Claim She's A 'Human Smuggling Facilitator'Perla Morales-Luna's attorney says his client has not been charged with anything, though CBP has defended its agents' actions, saying she is part of a "transnational criminal organization."
Woman Arrested In Emotional Viral Video Is Part Of Criminal Smuggling Operation, Says Border PatrolCustoms and Border Patrol officials said Perla Morales-Luna is an organizer for major, "transnational criminal smuggling organization."
Border Arrests Plunge, Deportation Arrests SoarNumbers released Tuesday show the Border Patrol made nearly 311,000 arrests during the fiscal year that ended Sept. 30, a decline of 25 percent from a year earlier and the lowest level since 1971.
U.S. Releases 10-Year-Old Immigrant With Cerebral Palsy To Family, ACLU saysRosa Maria Hernandez, 10, has been released to her parents; the young girl was detained because she is in the U.S. without legal permission.
Hammers, Axes Will Help Test Trump Border Wall PrototypesWorkers near San Diego where the prototypes were erected will test their mettle with sledgehammers, torches, pickaxes and battery-operated tools.
Off-Duty Border Officer Shoots, Kills Alleged Teen Robber In Arcadia, Deputies SayAuthorities said the officer was defending himself against his attackers.
ACLU Sues U.S. Customs And Border Protection, Others Over Travel BanThe ACLU wants records such as text messages, voicemails, emails, contracts, directives and training documents related to the travel ban.
Stolen 1981 Ferrari Bound For Poland Seized At LA/Long Beach PortA classic red 1981 Ferrari 308 GTSi stolen 28 years ago was seized by U.S. Customs Border Protection officers just as it was to disappear from American shores, bound for Poland.
Feds: Boston Man Transported Biohazard Suit, Body Bags And Weapons In Luggage On Flight From JapanA body armor-clad Boston man arriving at Los Angeles International Airport on a flight from Japan appeared in federal court Tuesday after being arrested on suspicion of transporting weapons, biohazard suits and body bags in his luggage.
Rare Pest Elephant Weevil Found In Shipment Of Australian OrangesA rare and dangerous pest known as the elephant weevil was found at the Los Angeles/Long Beach seaport recently, hitching a ride on some fresh oranges from Australia.
Opium Hidden In Rice Cooker Found In Luggage At LAXSeveral pounds of opium concealed in a rice cooker and a jar, plus nearly 2,000 prescription pills were seized during a baggage inspection at Los Angeles International Airport, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials.