New Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is reviewing the department’s use of force policies, a Homeland Security official said Friday. The official said Johnson has been reviewing the rules about when border agents can use their guns since he took office in December.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say they confiscated a large amount of plants and fruits over the summer at Canadian border ports in North Dakota and Minnesota.
The head of the Border Patrol says the tool used to measure whether his agency has operational control of the border is not necessarily a good way to assess border security.
A former U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agent is charged with lying to the FBI for allegedly making up a story about being threatened so he could be transferred to the southern border.
BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — The Beltrami County Sheriff’s office says a distress call from a U.S. Border Patrol officer has been determined to be unfounded. In a news release, the sheriff’s department reports officials there […]