BORDER NEWS WATCH

 

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DEA WARNING TO POLICE AND PUBLIC: FENTANYL EXPOSURE KILLS - Roll Call Video Advises Law Enforcement to Exercise Extreme Caution

 

 

Mexico Travel Warning

 

Zika Virus in Mexico

 

 

US/CANADA BORDER CONFERENCE – September 20-21, 2016  Detroit, MI

 

DO BUSINESS WITH BORDER SECURITY AND LAW ENFORCEMENT LEADERSHIP – B.S.E. - 4/11-13/2017 San Antonio, TX

 

 

 

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ATLAS SHRUGS – PAMELA GELLER - JUNE ARCHIVE

 

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REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT WATCH

 

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BORDER SECURITY MATTERS

 

Canada: ‘A Launching Point for Illegal Entry Into U.S.A.’

 

Federal Judge Orders Release Of Tucson Border Patrol Holding Cell Photos

 

One of Republicans’ top ideas could actually do the opposite of what they want

 

Immigration fears boost Trump far from Mexican border

 

Border Patrol Agents Save Lives of 9 Migrants Left To Die by Smugglers

 

Border Patrol Agents Rescue American Man Lost in Desert

 

Border Patrol agents fight to change Roma’s long history of illegal smuggling

 

Border Patrol Agents Help Track Down Fugitive Accused of Sexual Exploitation of Minor

 

Corruption at the border: Sex, drugs and rolling through inspection

 

Border Patrol Agent: US Government ‘Completing The Smuggling Cycle’ For Illegals

 

State nearing goal of 250 new border troopers

 

Headless Body Leads to Arrest of Border Patrol Agent

 

México no pagará el muro propuesto por Trump, reitera Peña Nieto - En una entrevista para la cadena CNN dejó en claro que su gobierno no sufragaría el costo de un muro entre los dos países

 

BEYOND THE WALL: ON RUGGED ARIZONA LINE, SMALL GROUPS, FAR FEWER VEHICLES GETTING IN

 

BEYOND THE WALL: 10 YEARS LATER, NOTHING AT BORDER PARK IS THE SAME

 

Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto on Donald Trump's border wall: 'No way'

 

Detained border crossers may find themselves sent to ‘the freezers’

 

Decomisan varios rifles que trasladaban a México (They confiscated several rifles to move to Mexico)

 

1 dead in smuggler’s desert crash

 

Nehlen Puts Ryan On Defense: Forces Speaker To Defend To Having Wall For Himself But Not Country

 

BEYOND THE WALL: UNFENCED BORDERLAND IS MOSTLY IN TEXAS

 

GOP platform panel embraces Trump’s border wall

 

Border Patrol Agents Help Put 11 in Prison for Illegal Re-Entry

 

Africanos cumplen 3 meses varados en C.Rica entre impaciencia e incertidumbre - San José- Desde abril pasado al menos 2.500 migrantes indocumentados de África, Asia y el Caribe han ingresado de manera ilegal a Costa Rica, país en el que han quedado varados en su ruta hacia Estados Unidos debido al cierre de la frontera por parte de Nicaragua.

 

He's Not on Our Side

 

Central American migrants face grueling journey north

 

Voters split over how to secure US from illegal immigration

 

GOP Rep. Presses for Completion of Double Layered Fence Along Southern Border

 

Border Patrol Agents Disrupt Human Smuggling Operation in California

 

Poll finds U.S.-Mexico border residents overwhelmingly value mobility, oppose wall

 

More people from Asia, Europe being detained at U.S.-Mexico border, feds say

 

Chinese Human Smuggling and the US Border Security Debate

 

Border Patrol rescues 15 from Green Valley mine 

 

Making the case for that fence along the Mexican border

 

Attempted Smuggling of Children Stopped at Texas Border

 

Cartels Help Terrorists in Mexico Get to U.S. to Explore Targets; ISIS Militant Shaykh Mahmood Omar Khabir Among Them

 

Donald Trump isn't the first to call for Mexico wall

 

Wall Already Runs Along Parts of US-Mexico Border

 

Border Corruption Cases Can Run off the Rails

 

The incredible technology cartels use to sneak drugs across the border

 

Challenger raps Paul Ryan's open border policies

 

Photos show bizarre ways immigrants try to sneak into the US

 

Los Zetas Cartel Moving Drugs on Backs of Human Cargo to Texas Border

 

Commerce Thrives on US-Mexico Border

 

Mexico Wants A Wall – On their border with Central America, that is.

 

GRAPHIC: Gulf Cartel Policing Texas Border for Common Criminals

 

Wall? Deportation? Challenger raps Rep. Ryan's border policies

 

A group of 52 African migrants en route to the US were intercepted in Mexico.  Granted permits to continue.

 

Border Patrol Union: Clinton's Amnesty Plan Endangers Americans

 

 

 

ILLEGAL AND LEGAL IMMIGRATION, VISA AND AMNESTY MATTERS

 

Oregon triple murder suspect had been deported six times

 

Victims in deadly shooting identified

 

A Chechen national “refugee” is believed to be ringleader of Turkish terror attack

 

DHS Calendar Records Reveal Extent of Obama’s Long Immigration Push

 

Immigration Reform Law Institute

 

McSally convenes hearing to explore national security risk of visa overstays; capabilities to identify current risks

 

Modern Immigration Wave Brings 59 Million to U.S., Driving Population Growth and Change Through 2065

 

Illegal immigrant criminals set free in U.S. as State Dept. thwarts deportations

 

Arizona police sign on to White House plan to cut jail populations

 

Nearly One Million Illegal Aliens at Large

 

Democrats’ filibusters shield illegal immigrants, sanctuary cities

 

Spanish Language Facebook Page Alerts Illegal Aliens to Police Checkpoints

 

Court orders detained immigrant kids be released quickly, but not their parents

 

Cubans seeking help getting to U.S. say Ecuadoran cops used excessive force on them

 

Senate Dems block votes on immigration issues, including sanctuary cities

 

Justice Department Cuts Off Federal Law Enforcement Grants To Sanctuary Cities - “State and local governments must now choose between receiving federal law enforcement grant money or protecting dangerous criminal illegal aliens. They can no longer do both.”

 

Obama Administration Joint Effort With Corporations Can Resettle Refugees Limitlessly

 

Three Refugees Diagnosed With Active TB in Vermont Over Past Seven Months

 

Parsing the polls: 'Taking away jobs' is voters' biggest concern about immigration

 

Ernst, Fischer introduce bipartisan bill requiring mandatory detention of illegal immigrants charged with crimes causing serious injury or death

 

Senate Democrats block two bills aiming to encourage enforcement, strengthen federal immigration laws

 

Illegal Aliens Receive Food Stamp Preference Over Citizens In 44 States

 

U.S. Immigration Policy Needs a Massive Rethink

 

Immigration Opinion and the Rise of Donald Trump - Trump has tapped popular sentiment  

 

ICE Underreported Criminal Convictions of Aliens in FY 2014

 

Prosecutions of illegal entry a driving force in mass incarceration in US – report

 

Harvard Scholar Debunks Widely-Cited Study That Argues Immigrants Don’t Harm Wages

 

For Every Wrong a Remedy...but Not for the Honest Worker and Contractor

 

Hillary vows to double down on Obama's executive actions on immigration

 

The Winning Issue No Republican Seized - Analysis shows GOP voters were with Trump on immigration from the very beginning

 

There can be no citizenship by fraud

 

Obama Wants Supreme Court to Take a Second Look at Executive Amnesty Case

 

Backlogs growing in overworked, chaotic U.S. immigration courts

 

Immigration backlog tops 500,000 cases

 

Operation Misery a better name?

 

Parkland emphasizes care over nationality, is top hospital in noncitizen births in Texas

 

An educated guess on Texas students in the U.S. illegally

 

New Statistics: Immigration Enforcement Continues Decline in 2016

 

Immigration and the Terrorist Threat - How our leaders are spawning catastrophe.

 

Trump ‘Sent From God,’ Says Parent of Son Murdered by Illegal Alien

 

RYAN PUSHES GANG OF EIGHT STYLE AMNESTY

 

ICE releases 19,723 criminal illegals, 208 convicted of murder, 900 of sex crimes

 

Undocumented in the age of Donald Trump

 

GOP congressman: Trump's wall is 'code to fix immigration'

 

Immigration Opinion and the Rise of Donald Trump

 

ICE on Track for Lowest Number of Deportations Since 2006

 

Who were the victims of illegal immigrants Trump named at the RNC

 

‘Angel Moms’ Who Lost Children to Illegal Alien Crimes to Hold Event at Wall Surrounding Paul Ryan’s Home

 

Map: Sites of EB-5 Visa Fraud and Folly - Financial crimes and the selling of citizenship

 

Paul Ryan Flees Grieving Moms Trying To Show Him Photos Of Their Children Killed By His Open Borders Agenda

 

Mom of Cop Killed By Illegal Immigrant Makes Powerful Point About Little Girl Brought on DNC Stage

 

Dems put immigration front-and-center on convention's first day

 

It's not just illegal immigration that's the problem. It's immigration in general.

 

Fact Checkers Can’t Handle (or Report) the Truth - Trump’s facts were correct on immigration

 

As Presidential Race Heats up, Absence of Jobs Still a Major Problem - 48.5 million working-age natives not in the labor force

 

Washington: Iraqi refugee skips out of country days before rape trial

 

U.S. expands Central American Minor refugee program

 

Sen. Jeff Sessions Blasts ‘Unlawful’ Invite for Central Americans into U.S.

 

Obama Expands Refugee Program for Central American Migrants

 

FAIR Statement on Expansion of CAM Program

 

WNEU students from Mexico react to Donald Trump’s immigration reform proposals

 

CNN Panel Praises DNC's ‘Humanization’ of Illegal Immigration, RNC ‘Demonized’

 

Hillary Clinton Administration Wants To Legalize Illegal Immigrants In 'First 100 Days' Of Office ...

 

Texas reaches deal on birth certificates for immigrant kids

 

Mexican border agency seen as aiding illegal immigration

 

Nearly 3,000 DACA Recipients Receive Permanent Amnesty

 

Obama Admin. Expands Central American Minors Resettlement Program

 

Clinton's V-P pick Kaine is consistent backer of more foreign workers

 

Democrats' Immigration Platform Focuses on Amnesty, Calls for 'Limits' to Legal Immigration

 

California risks $135M in DOJ grants over ‘sanctuary city’ policy

 

Breitbart/Gravis Blockbuster Immigration Poll Demonstrates Americans Want Total Revolution Against Mass Immigration

 

 

 

REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT

 

See REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT WATCH for daily and past articles

 

RRW roundup for the last week, last year and the last nine years!

 

Rutland Board of Aldermen to vote Tuesday on allowing refugee referendum on ballot

 

Breitbart: Wisconsin is (for now) the new TB capital of America

 

Three Refugees Diagnosed With Active TB in Vermont Over Past Seven Months

 

Majority Of Migrants ‘Unemployable’ And Just 54 Have Jobs With Top Firms

 

Big news! Tennessee AG allows 10th Amendment lawsuit to be filed against feds!

 

Vermont’s Watchdog.org tells us more about VT Health Dept. response to TB in the state

 

Baltimore: Crime/murder rates up, police force shrinking, and we are told refugees are bringing boom times

 

More on Obama and his crony corporate pals doing an end-run on refugee program

 

George Soros and the European refugee crisis

 

Number of Active TB cases in Colorado has gone up

 

Clooney Karma: Muslim migrant camp springs up near actor George Clooney’s $10 million European hideaway

 

Obama Admin. Feverishly Processing Syrian Refugees – to Meet Obama’s Goal of 10,000

 

Refugee Protection Act of 2016 introduced by Vermont Senator Leahy

 

It is the numbers stupid! Debate (again) in wake of Nice Islamic terror attack

 

Minnesota ‘sharia law’ billboard causing a stir

 

Massachusetts: Alleged assault by Syrian refugee exposes secretive nature of refugee program

 

Minnesota victim speaks in case of roving Somali gangs in upscale neighborhood

 

Minneapolis Somali ‘youths’ invade suburban neighborhood, threaten homeowners

 

New Hampshire: Are they priming Laconia for a new resettlement site?

 

Syrians arriving in Nebraska, governor notified

 

Admit fewer refugees say 76% of Republicans; 38% of Dems agree!

 

Twin Falls elected officials getting blow back in rape case; they are NOT the victims

 

Immigration and the Terrorist Threat - How our leaders are spawning catastrophe.

 

Refugees secretly flooding into these states - See big list of U.S. cities receiving Syrians under Obama's U.N. program

 

Ohio: Active TB in refugees there too!

 

The Terrifying Power of Muslim Interpreters

 

Refugee news roundup! Trump is the only hope for America on most important issue—immigration

 

Rutland, VT: City aldermen demand answers as rift with mayor grows

 

Canada: Diversity is soooo beautiful! Is this website for real?

 

Refugee news roundup! Trump is the only hope for America on most important issue—immigration

 

It is all about a ready supply of cheap labor!

 

Stop Importing Jihadists- A Policy Prescription

 

Unraveling Rutland (VT) may help every town in the same boat!

 

White House Admits It Is Admitting Violent Syrian Refugees

 

Pamela Geller, Breitbart News: How Muslim Migrants Devastate a Community

 

All politics is local: Get rid of mayors like these!

 

Pamela Geller, Breitbart News: Idaho Prosecutor’s COVER-UP in Muslim Migrant Rape Case of 5-Year-Old

 

Hannity interview explains why refugee flow so dangerous to us - Higgins emphasized that the “outcome of this enemy isn’t just the killing, it is the political [expansion] of the shariah law, of Islamic law, in the west and we see our media compliant with Islamic law already – they won’t tell us the truth about it.”

 

Calls for Angela Merkel to step down at huge demonstrations across Germany yesterday

 

 

 

ILLEGAL DRUG AND RELATED MATTERS

 

VISIT CUSTOMS BORDER PROTECTION NEWSROOM MEDIA RELEASES – Their releases will no longer be individually listed here.  The borders are busy with LOTS of daily seizures and arrests, a fraction of the actual illegal crossings

 

DEA WARNING TO POLICE AND PUBLIC: FENTANYL EXPOSURE KILLS - Roll Call Video Advises Law Enforcement to Exercise Extreme Caution

 

DEA Report: Counterfeit Pills Fueling U.S. Fentanyl and Opioid Crisis - Problems resulting from abuse of opioid drugs continue to grow

 

Dose of Reality – Prevent Prescription Painkiller Abuse

 

2016 DEA National Heroin Threat Assessment Summary

 

DEA 360 Strategy

 

PACT 360

 

Opiate & Heroin Awareness Toolkit

 

Mexican official: Freed cartel boss Rafael Caro Quintero getting back into drug trade

 

Border agents find nearly $5M in meth smuggled in cucumber, jalapeño shipments

 

Mexican Marines Seize 11 Tons of Marijuana at Texas Border

 

House overwhelmingly passes opioid bill

 

After Trading Sex with 11-Year-Old Daughter For Heroin, Mom Gives Her a Disgusting ‘Reward’

 

Zetas Cartel Boss Arrested in San Antonio Found Guilty of Arms Smuggling, Drug Trafficking and ...

 

Colorado town warns residents about THC in their water 

 

Los Zetas Cartel Moving Drugs on Backs of Human Cargo to Texas Border

 

Tucson part of multi-city 'Spice' investigation; 18 arrested

 

 

 

FAST AND FURIOUS MATTERS

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS TRANS-BORDER DEFENSE MATTERS

 

Guerrero: Faced With Violence, 100 Business Owners Seek Permission to Bear Arms

 

Vecinos se arman contra delincuentes

 

Search brigades popping up across Mexico in desperate effort to find missing loved ones

 

GRAPHIC: Los Zetas Cartel Hacks Rival to Pieces in Civil War

 

TOO BIG TO JAIL: George Osborne helped HSBC avoid US criminal charges for money laundering

 

U.S. House of Representatives Report: Inside the Justice Department's Decision Not to Hold Wall Street Accountable

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GRAPHIC: Los Zetas Cartel Threatens Civilians if Mexican Government Doesn’t Meet Demands

 

Eyes are on Mexico’s untapped energy potential

 

In hot Acapulco, too many bodies in morgue's fridges

 

Homicides are on the rise in Mexico after years of decline, and it's the result of a new criminal dynamic

 

 

 

WEBSITES OF INTEREST

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CROSSING THE LINE

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BORDERLAND BEAT

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VIDEOS: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC BORDER WARS

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IN SIGHTCRIME ORGANIZED CRIME IN THE AMERICAS

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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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CENTER FOR IMMIGRATION STUDIES

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NUMBERS USA

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FEDERATION FOR AMERICAN IMMIGRATION REFORM

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REFUGE RESETTLEMENT WATCH

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THE REMEMBERANCE PROJECT

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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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M3 REPORT

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SOUTHERN ARIZONA CATTLEMEN'S WEEKLY

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SELECTED BORDER NEWS & FAST AND FURIOUS POSTINGS ON SACPA WEBSITE

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HOMELAND SECURITY TODAY

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DEFENSE VIDEO & IMAGERY DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM

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AZ BORDER DEFENDERS

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DESERT TACTICAL SOLUTIONS

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HUMAN AND DRUG TRAFFIC LAW ENFORCEMENT MATTERS

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BORDER PATROL FOUNDATION

 

OFFICE OF REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT

 

 

 

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.


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 by Kelly Lytle Hernandez

 

Broken Borders, Broken Promises by Todd Staples

 

The Fence: National Security, Public Safety, and Illegal Immigration along the U.S.-Mexico Border – Robert Lee Meril

 

Border Insecurity – Why Big Money, Fences and Drones Aren’t Making Us SaferLongmire Consulting

 

Opiate Heroin Awareness Toolkit

 

 

Defense is everyone’s business. 

 

At what cost, America, “Cheap” Labor, Plentiful Drugs and Votes?

 

What crosses the border from ALL OVER THE WORLD, ends UP HERE.

 

Truly informed legislators/citizens make informed and intelligent decisions.

 

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