Border Patrol on Townhall

Kara Jones - Tue Jun 17

I promise this is not an article from <i>The Onion.</i> ... more

Katie Pavlich - Thu Mar 27

Just two short months ago President Obama announced from the White House, "I've got a pen and a phone and I can use that pen to sign executive orders and take executive actions and administrative actions that move the ball forward." ... more

Katie Pavlich - Mon Mar 10

Late last week, new guidelines and policies about when Border Patrol Agents can use lethal force were released by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection office in Washington D.C. In a directive issued by U.S. Border Patrol Chief Michael Fisher, with the subject line "use of safe tactics and techniques," agents have been ordered not to shoot at fleeing vehicles and have been urged not to put themselves in situations that require deadly force to survive. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Tue Feb 18

There was a fatal shootout early Tuesday morning along the U.S.-Mexico Border near San Diego involving U.S. Border Patrol Agents. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Mon Feb 10

An illegal immigrant from Honduras, 39-year-old Hernan Ramirez-Ortega, has been sentenced to 27 years in prison for sexually abusing an 11-year-old Tohono O'odham girl. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Thu Dec 19

According to a court order obtained by Townhall, the Department of Homeland Security is enabling cartel trafficking of minors, delivering those minors to illegals living inside the United States and completing criminal transactions for illegal immigrants. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Fri Dec 6

As Congress gets ready to battle on immigration reform next year, it's important to take a look at who will help enforce and shape any kind of immigration overhaul. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Wed Nov 27

As rumblings of possible illegal immigration reform continue to make noise on Capitol Hill, it's important to keep in mind the southern border with Mexico is anything but secure. ... more

Leah Barkoukis - Thu Nov 21

Where does the greatest threat from terrorists trying to enter the U.S. come from? If you guessed the Southwest Border you’d be wrong. According to National Border Patrol Council President Brandon Judd, it’s the U.S.-Canada border. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Fri Sep 6

An illegal immigrant living in Laredo, Texas has been sentenced to more than eight years in federal prison for assaulting Border Patrol agents and illegally smuggling humans into the United States. ... more

Heather Ginsberg - Fri May 24

The House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte and Senator Jeff Sessions wrote a letter to President Obama this week arguing his administration is shunning the union representing 7,000 immigration and customs officers. ... more