U.S. Customs and Border Protection

This 20-year-old was told he’d be safe under DACA; now he’s behind bars

A 20-year-old Mexican immigrant with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, status remains in detention just south of San Antonio as …

News (U.S.)

Spotlight 2018: For the aviation industry, technology continues to be king

91 percent of airlines will provide wireless in-flight services for passengers // © 2017 Getty Images<p>Feature image (above): Expect changes both in …

Airlines

Drug-Shooting 'Bazooka' Seized In Mexico As Smugglers Aim Skyward

As Mexican authorities continue to crack down on drug smugglers, criminals continue to aim high in a bid to evade them. Last week, Mexican authorities seized a jury-rigged bazooka and nearly one ton of marijuana in the border town of Agua Prieta in Sonora state, the Mexican Attorney General said in …

World News

Langley and Abbotsford first responders part of Homeland Security mock disaster event

Will the technology of emergency responders in Langley and Abbotsford, federal and provincial governments, and US neighbour governments work if Mount …

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

<b>DEL RIO, Texas -</b> U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Del Rio Port of Entry recently seized a load of suspected marijuana hidden inside …

Immigration

Border Theories

With the projector’s light beaming reds, whites, and grays across his skin, he asks, “Can you take a picture of me?” I look behind me hoping no one …

Culture

Fugitive Arizona polygamist returned to US after arrest in Mexico

A fugitive Arizona polygamist who is a suspect in the killings in Mexico of three U.S. citizens – including two of his sons – has been placed in U.S. …

Mexico

Magical Mystery Tour, Minneapolis Version

A sidebar to the story of the ISIS-affiliated Somali men convicted on terrorism charges last year in federal district court in Minneapolis: one of …

Immigration

Trump's First DACA Deportee Arrested for Trying to Come Home

A young immigrant believed to be the first DACA recipient to be deported President Donald Trump earlier this year was arrested this week after …

Immigration

Hawaii boat wreck shows eco-risk of fishing fleet practices

HONOLULU – Just offshore from Waikiki's pristine white sand beaches, a fishing boat transporting foreign workers destined for low-paying jobs in Hawaii's fishing fleet smashed into a shallow reef last month.<p>The stranded boat has been leaking oil and diesel ever since in an area prized by swimmers …

Business

Deported Man Gets Arrested For Trying to Enter the US Illegally

A man who was believed to be the first person deported under <b>President Trump's</b> rescindment of DACA was arrested, Monday, after trying to enter the United States illegally.<p>MORE: Boxer Mike Tyson Denied Entry Into Chile<p><b>Juan Manuel Montes</b>, 23, was arrested, for a second time, near Calexico, California …

Immigration

They Seized His Truck Because He Had 5 Bullets

Driving with bullets apparently is now a crime in America. That’s what one U.S. citizen discovered.<p>The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) …

Off-grid

With emergency action, DEA cracks down on spread of synthetic opioids

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will begin using emergency measures to categorize new fentanyl-like drugs as controlled substances, an effort to keep up with the rapidly evolving permutations of the powerful opioid drug.<p>A 1986 law, the Federal Analogue Act, allows the …

News (U.S.)

Suspect in Stabbings Served Time for Prior Violent Attacks

A man accused of stabbing two women in two separate attacks in San Diego’s East County has a criminal history of violence and previously served 16 …

Crime

One Year After the Election, Where Is Trump's Wall?

"Build that wall! Build that wall!" has become a familiar refrain at Donald Trump's rallies. A year after his election to the presidency, the project …

Enrique Peña Nieto

Suspect under arrest after chase on I-12 in St. Tammany | NOLA.com

A suspect is under arrest after leading police on a chase along Interstate 12 in St. Tammany Parish Wednesday morning, (Nov. 8). Louisiana State …

Crime

Officers seize $2.4M in drugs, including Fentanyl, captured 14 fugitives

- Customs and Border Protection officers working at the ports of entry along the California border with Mexico over the weekend intercepted 314 …

CBP

Ask a Stoner: Why is U.S. Customs Intercepting My CBD Oil?

<b>Dear Stoner:</b> I ordered hemp-CBD oil online, but I got a letter in the mail saying it was intercepted by U.S. Customs. What’s the deal? Isn’t it legal …

Cannabis

Do We Need to Create ‘Sanctuary Hospitals’?

This past July, Jose de Jesus Martinez watched his 16-year-old son fight for his life in a hospital in San Antonio, …

Immigration

Border agent rescues immigrant with broken ankle hiding in El Paso sewer

Five immigrants were captured this week trying to enter the U.S. illegally through the storm sewers under El Paso.<p>Border agents took four people into …

News (U.S.)

Officers seize 69 pounds of khat at PHL

Well, well, well. Look at what the khat dragged in.<p>According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, officers in Philadelphia seized nearly 69 pounds …

Philadelphia

Homeland Security wants to scan your face at the border

Maybe Apple has the right idea when it comes to the future of identification, with Face ID built into the new iPhone X. The Department of Homeland Security wants to scan the faces of people entering or leaving the country, without needing to have anyone get out of their cars. The DHS's Silicon …

Apple

Border Patrol Termination Rates: Discipline and Performance Problems Signal Need for Reform

INTRODUCTION<p>The Trump administration wants to hire 5,000 new U.S. Border Patrol agents to augment the roughly 20,000 current agents, in addition to …

Immigration

Man spotted following women at Lake Miramar

Updated:Wednesday, November 1 2017 9:31 PM EDT2017-11-02 01:31:46 GMT<p>Some people living in the Scripps Ranch-area say they've spotted a man following …

California

ACLU sues government for detaining 10-year-old girl

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The American Civil Liberties Union is threatening to sue the government over the detainment and possible deportation of …

Immigration

Texas bishops question detention of child with cerebral palsy

AUSTIN, Texas — The Catholic bishops of Texas have questioned why federal immigration agents detained a 10-year-old girl — in the United States since …

Immigration

Mom charged with helping her son escape from jail

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A woman has been charged with helping her son after he escaped from a West Virginia jail.<p>Media outlets report 62-year-old Robin …

Crime

TSA Precheck adds 5 new airlines

The Transportation Security Agency (TSA) announced last week that the PreCheck program are being expanded to five more airlines effectively …

Airlines

Stranger Things’ Charlie Heaton Has a Son With Ex Akiko Matsuura

<i>Stranger Things</i> star <b>Charlie Heaton</b> shares a son with his ex-girlfriend <b>Akiko Matsuura</b>, a source close to the former couple tells <i>Us Weekly</i>.<p>“Charlie and …

Stranger Things

'Stranger Things' Star Denied Entry Into U.S. Over Cocaine Possession: Reports

This is why Charlie Heaton was not at the "Stranger Things" Season 2 premiere in L.A.<p>According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 23-year-old British actor was denied entry into the U.S. when he tried to fly into L.A. last Saturday. Law enforcement officials told THR they found traces of cocaine on …

Crime