BORDER NEWS WATCH

1-19-2014 through 1-31-2014
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3/18-19/2014 Phoenix  BORDER SECURITY EXPO 2014 ANNOUNCES GROWING KEYNOTE LINEUP

 Senior officials from 10 U.S. agencies and organizations to address border security challenges and opportunities in Phoenix, AZ

For the latest confirmed speakers and program, please visit BORDER SECURITY EXPO.

 

New DHS Secretary Says Illegals 'Earned The Right' and Are 'Entitled' to Become Citizens

 

New DHS Secretary, We Have a Winner Folks

“Fortunately, this guy will only be around for 3 years, max. Illegal aliens have “earned the right” to become United States citizens, according to Jeh Johnson. That pain in your back as you are on patrol isn’t from the worn out, broken down seat in your patrol car…it’s from our new DHS Secretary, who stabbed us in the back in record time (he had just concluded his “border tour” prior to these comments).”

 

New DHS Secretary Tours Border, Addresses Transparency Issues

 

Our View: What happens next is important  --  Jeh Johnson visit

 

Mexican Murder Suspect Is Finally Deported After 13-Year U.S. Crime Spree

 

At least 4 killed in shootouts in Agua Prieta

 

At least 4 up to 13 killed in shootouts in Mexican town

 

Border Patrol agent fatally shoots man

 

DEA Attempts Damage Control on Collaboration with Sinaloa Cartel in Mexico

 

Border Jumper Arrested After Crossing into N.Y. on Ice

 

Judges Baffled by DHS Efforts to Deport Legal Immigrant

 

Border Patrol agent's scuffle with an undocumented immigrant caught on camera

 

Searching for Chapo in the places and people of his world

 

Global unemployment jumped to nearly 202 million last year

 

Struggle ends with Mexican national fatally shot

 

"Los Zetas" Draw Concern Of U.S. Government

 

Mexican Citizens Topple Cartels And Are Rewarded With Government Retaliation

 

Illegal Aliens Apprehended by Border Patrol Up 15% in FY 2013

Amid Push for Immigration Reform, More People Trying to Enter the U.S. Illegally

 

Michigan Gov. Wants Visas for Immigrants Who'll 'Stay for 5 Years' in Detroit

 

Arizona Sheriffs Say Border Not Secure as Immigration Reform Looms

 

Filmmaker creates full-blown re-enactment of Brian Terry’s Fast and Furious murder

 

FAST AND FURIOUS: Under the Radar and Above the Law – Old, but still relevant.

 

ATF Agent Says Goodbye to a Legendary Fellow Agent Jay Dobyns – Good reading.

 

Cochise County changing ways deputies communicate – Buena idea. Hope it’s encrypted.

 

Sen. John McCain censured by Arizona GOP

 

Breitbart Texas' Sylvia Longmire Talks El Chapo Bust on Tucson TV

 

Why Pro-Amnesty Republicans Are So Desperate To Pass Immigration Reform This Year

 

Mexico legalizes vigilantes, nabs cartel leader

 

Mexico Finally Allowing Armed Citizens to Legally Fight Back Against Drug Cartels

 

‘A Free Ride’: The Simple Move Illegal Immigrants and Human Smugglers Are Using to Thwart Immigration Laws

 

Illegal Immigrant Wins Grammy

 

Why Pro-Amnesty Republicans Are So Desperate To Pass Immigration Reform This Year

 

Alcohol vs. Marijuana (Part 1)

 

US Allowed Sinaloa Drug Cartel to Smuggle Billions in Drugs into US in Exchange for Arms, Info on Rival Cartels

 

Why Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel Loves Selling Drugs in Chicago

 

An Interview with "Broly Banderas" Sicario of Caballeros Templarios

 

Did You Catch Obama’s Comments on Guns During the State of the Union?

 

ICE officer slams Obama for illegal immigrants attending State of the Union

 

ICE Union Boss Urges GOP: Don’t Ignore Immigration Officers

 

Obama Invites Illegal Immigrants to His Big Speech, Still Refuses to Meet With ICE Agents

 

The End of Border Patrol Administratively Unauthorized Overtime Begins – Seriously reducing US security - “It is believed that none of this is about border security or protecting the American people, it’s all about political agendas, implementing another massive amnesty program, voter registration drives and retaining power.”

 

Immigration officials warn of amnesty ‘overload’

 

Sheriff: Shooting in Eloy justified

 

Are House Republican Leaders Poised to Embrace the Senate's Immigration Framework?

 

GOP Crafts Plan to Wreck the Country, Lose Voters

 

Drug trafficking is speeding deforestation in Central America

 

Sessions Immigration Letter and GOP Agenda

 

House Immigration Reform Outline Looks Eerily Similar to Gang of Eight Amnesty Legislation

 

Employers tell Rep. Ellmers they want immigrants, not her constituents

 

 

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SELECTED WEBSITES OF INTEREST

 

BORDERLAND BEAT

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VIDEOS: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC BORDER WARS

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MEXIDATA

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SECURE BORDER INTELLIGENCE
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US CBP TUCSON SECTOR

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US CBP SECTOR MAP

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US CBP TUCSON SECTOR STATIONS

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LIGON CLAN LAW: American Politics, Social and Military Issues, Foreign Policy

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SOUTHERN ARIZONA NEWS-EXAMINER

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BORDER ISSUES: MEXICO

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Welcome To The Dark Side Of Illegal Immigration

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MICHAEL CUTLER
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NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of FORMER BORDER PATROL OFFICERS
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SOUTHERN ARIZONA CATTLEMEN'S WEEKLY

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HUMAN AND DRUG TRAFFIC LAW ENFORCEMENT MATTERS
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NEWS AND DISCUSSION OF U.S./MEXICO BORDER ISSUES:
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SELECTED BORDER NEWS & FAST AND FURIOUS POSTINGS ON SACPA WEBSITE

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BORDER ISSUES: MEXICO

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SUGGESTED READING

 

FEATURED WESTERN AUTHOR: J.P.S. BROWN

J.P.S. Brown Webpage

 

J.P.S. Brown Bio Page

 

J.P.S. Brown - Masterpieces of Fiction

 

J.P..S. Brown - To Order Books

 

Articles about JPS Brown by Leo Banks: Tasty Serial and J.P.S. Brown's Last Stand

 

Wolves At Our Door a novel by J.P.S. Brown 

 

Review of 'Wolves at Our Door' by Jon Shumaker

 

Article about J.P.S. Brown by Richard Grant

 

Articles about J.P.S. Brown by Kathy McCrane

 

J.P.S. Brown on Facebook

 

‘Guns across the Border’ one of ‘Best of 2013’

 

 

The Unarmed Truth: My Fight to Blow the Whistle and Expose Fast and Furious by John Dodson

 

Fast and Furious: Barack Obama's Bloodiest Scandal and the Shameless Cover-Up

 

Breakthrough: Our Guerilla War to Expose Fraud and Save Democracy

 

Collusion: How the Media Stole the 2012 Election---and How to Stop Them from Doing It in 2016

Disinformation: Former Spy Chief Reveals Secret Strategy for Undermining Freedom, Attacking Religion, and Promoting Terrorism

The Reapers Line - Life and Death on the Mexican Border by Lee Morgan II

Very enjoyable read, and highly recommended for LEOs.

 

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­10 YEARS ON THE LINE: MY WAR ON THE BORDER: 2nd EDITION by Mike Ligon


SIXTY MILES OF BORDER: AN AMERICAN LAWMAN BATTLES DRUGS ON THE MEXICAN BORDER
by Terry Kirkpatrick


The SHADOW CATCHER: A U.S. AGENT INFILTRATES MEXICO'S DEADLY CRIME CARTELS 
by Hipolito Acosta

 

Beneath the Same Sky: An Interview with Author David Ramirez 

 

Life Inside the Bubble: Why a Top-Ranked Secret Service Agent Walked Away from It All

 

Raising a Jihadi Generation: Understanding the Muslim Brotherhood Movement in America – Largely for law enforcement at all levels.  Will open your eyes even more.

 

 

OTHER READING TO CONSIDER:

 

The Art of Intelligence: Lessons from a Life in the CIA’s Clandestine Service by Henry A. Crumpton

 

Hard Measures: How Aggressive CIA Actions After 9/11 Saved American Lives by Jose A. Rodriguez

 

The Devil We Know: Dealing with the New Iranian Superpower by Robert Baer


"Courting Disaster", How the CIA Kept America Safe (Regnery) by Marc Thiessen

 

No Easy Day by Mark Owen

 

2010 BOOK: Migra!: A History of the U.S. Border Patrol

 

Broken Borders, Broken Promises

 

Border Insecurity – Why Big Money, Fences and Drones Aren’t Making Us SaferUpcoming Sylvia Longmire book  Ref: www.longmireconsulting.com

 

End of Border News Watch 1-19-2014 through 1-31-2014