Border Patrol says more immigrants turned themselves in to authorities in Texas and fewer took their chances with the dangerous trek across the Arizona desert.
A report of a pickup truck with a flat tire has led Houston police to 14 people believed to be in the U.S. illegally.
Federal agents say they have found six men hidden in a pickup truck fuel tank at an immigration checkpoint in South Texas.
Attorneys have filed complaints with federal immigration officials alleging sexual abuse and harassment at a South Texas immigration lockup that houses women and their children.
Two militia members have been arrested over a handgun incident.
In one classroom monitored by security cameras, third- and fourth-graders read in Spanish from a short story about mice.
Border Patrol officials say a 54-year-old Mexican man apparently hanged himself at a Border Patrol station in South Texas.
Border City Mayor: ‘We Sacrifice Privacy An Awful Lot Down Here For The Security That This Nation Needs’
Not long ago, the U.S. Border Patrol was the only law enforcement agency monitoring the mesquite thickets and sugarcane fields along the Rio Grande, and an agent’s challenge was to distinguish between an exhausted immigrant and a threat.
Agents were chasing a group of immigrants when one saw the armed militia member and opened fire but did not hit the man.
Mexico’s largest crackdown in decades on illegal migration has decreased the flow of Central Americans trying to reach the United States, and has dramatically cut the number of child migrants and families, according to officials and eyewitness accounts along the perilous route.