Border Patrol Prone To Corruption, Needs More Internal Investigators, Report Finds

Border Patrol Prone To Corruption, Needs More Internal Investigators, Report Finds

By Adolfo Flores The report, commissioned by Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, recommended that hundreds of internal affairs investigators be hired to stem the high rate of corruption-related arrests among border patrol employees. The rate of corruption-related arrests among U.S. border patrol agents is so high that the Homeland Security Advisory Council is recommending the […]

Report: CBP Vulnerable to Corruption, Lacks Oversight According to CBP Integrity Advisory Panel

Report: CBP Vulnerable to Corruption, Lacks Oversight According to CBP Integrity Advisory Panel

Washington, DC – A scolding internal report performed by the CBP Integrity Advisory Panel, a subcommittee of the Homeland Security Advisory Council, concludes that the nation’s largest law enforcement agency, Customs and Border Protection (CBP), needs to improve its use-of-force policies and training and it may be vulnerable to corruption due to the lack of […]

New Report: How Anti-Immigrant Organizations are Colluding with Enforcement Agents on the Ground

New Report: How Anti-Immigrant Organizations are Colluding with Enforcement Agents on the Ground

New Investigative Report Reveals Disturbing Connections Between Outside Organizations and the Nation’s Largest Immigration Enforcement Unions Washington DC—On a press call today, representatives from the Center for a New Community (CNC), along with the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and the Southern Borders Communities Coalition (SBCC) gathered to discuss the findings of a new report […]

Undocumented Immigrant Families Protest Conditions At Detention Facility During Congressional Tour

Undocumented Immigrant Families Protest Conditions At Detention Facility During Congressional Tour

WASHINGTON — Hoisting makeshift protest signs and chanting “Libertad,” hundreds of undocumented immigrant mothers and and their children protested their living conditions in a detention center in Dilley, Texas, during a tour of the facility Monday by members of Congress, according to cell phone video obtained by BuzzFeed News. The video, taken by one of […]