SBCC Responds to a Shooting Incident in Arizona Involving CBP

SBCC Responds to a Shooting Incident in Arizona Involving CBP

Border communities urge CBP for transparency during investigation PRESS RELASE October 24, 2014 Contact: Kim Rescate, 619.804.7822, kim@alliancesd.org Ricardo Favela, 760.468.4519, ricardo@alliancesd.org Southern Border Region: Today, October 24, 2014, U.S. Border Patrol officers in Tucson, AZ were involved in a shooting incident resulting in death of an individual. Border communities are deeply concerned about this […]

Use of rescue towers increasing to save migrants lost in desert

Use of rescue towers increasing to save migrants lost in desert

Tucson, Arizona, Oct 23 (EFEUSA).- The so-called rescue towers placed by the U.S. Border Patrol along the Arizona border may often mean the difference between life and death for migrants lost or abandoned in the desert without water or food. “When people are in danger, whether it be from dehydration or they need medical help, […]

PRI: A filmmaker’s journey along the US-Mexico border

PRI: A filmmaker’s journey along the US-Mexico border

By Monica Campbell We hear a lot about the US-Mexico border, but headlines can distort how we see it. That’s where filmmaker Rodrigo Reyes comes in. Reyes’ new documentary, “Purgatorio, a Journey Into the Heart of the Border,” is a travelogue of sorts, showing a complex mix of portraits. It’s also a personal film. Reyes, a 31-year-old who lives in […]