Homeland Security

VIDEO: Texas Border Sheriff Jails 17 Migrants on State Charges

The Kinney County Sheriff’s Office posted images of 17 migrants booked in jail after illegally crossing the border from Mexico. The migrants were arrested by state police following an emergency declaration by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. . . .

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Unaccompanied Migrant Teen Claims Gang Violence Forced Him to U.S.

On Friday, hundreds of migrants surrendered to waiting Border Patrol agents in Roma, Texas. Within the groups were dozens of unaccompanied migrant children and most appeared to be teenagers. One young man says gangs in Guatemala are the reason he is coming to the United States. . . .

Border Patrol Official Warns that Covid-Positive Aliens Being Released "Day In, Day Out"

Vice President of the National Border Patrol Council, Chris Cabrera, has warned that Border Patrol officers are having to release illegal border crossers who tested positive for Covid-19 into the U.S. “day in, and day out,” spurring worries for the health and safety of Border Patrol and the nation as a whole. . . .

DHS Exempting Illegal Aliens from Photo-ID Requirements to Board Domestic Flights

The Biden Administration is exempting many illegal aliens from the Transportation Security Agency's government photo ID rules for airline travel, giving them special permissions to board planes without a passport or other photo ID. . . .

Biden Administration Signals Plan to Keep Title 42 In Place

The Biden administration signaled earlier this week that it plans to keep Title 42, the coronavirus border shutdown put in place under former President Trump, ending the hopes of open-border activists who expected the program to be canceled last month. . . .

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: West Texas Non-Profit Ignores Governor’s Order Barring Ground Transport of Migrants

A Texas non-profit migrant shelter in Del Rio ignored Governor Greg Abbott’s Executive Order prohibiting the ground transportation of migrants released by Customs and Border Protection officers. . . .

15K Migrant Children Released to U.S. Sponsors in July

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released nearly 15,000 unaccompanied migrant children to sponsors within the United States in July. . . .

00:06 03:38 Border Crisis Goes Into Overdrive as Cameras Catch 1,000 Immigrants Being Held Under a Bridge

A new video shows up to 1,000 illegal immigrants were held for processing outdoors under a bridge near the U.S.-Mexico border on Sunday as the Border Patrol’s Rio Grande Valley Sector in Texas continues to experience a surge of people crossing the border. . . .

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Drone Follows Migrants Across U.S. Border River to Texas

CIUDAD ACUNA, Coahuila — Exclusive drone footage captures the moment when a group of migrants walk across an open U.S. border to Texas over the past weekend. . . .

El Paso Border Sector to ‘Meet or Exceed’ Apprehension Numbers from 2019 ‘Migrant Crisis,’ Says CBP

Border Patrol officials in the El Paso Sector report the apprehension of migrants is on pace to meet or exceed the number of apprehensions during the “Migrant Crisis” of FY2019. The announcement comes amid a surge of migrant apprehensions currently up 288 percent over the same period last year. . . .

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