Border Patrol

  • Homeland secretary visits immigrant holding center

    7/11/14 9:43 PM

    U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visited a New Mexico detention facility housing 400 Central American women and children Friday and warned immigrants that "we will send you back" if they try entering the country illegally.

  • Obama pushes back against critics amid immigration debate

    7/9/14 11:23 PM

    President Barack Obama, resisting calls to visit the U.S.-Mexico border, met Wednesday with Texas Gov. Rick Perry and other officials to discuss the influx of unaccompanied minors from Central America that has become a political liability for the president and a test of his administration's competence.

  • Border Patrol pay and work schedule changes introduced to Congress

    11/14/13 1:21 PM

    An overhaul to the work and pay schedules that Border Patrol agents follow could be coming, Federal Times reports.