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County Official: Central American Migrants No Threat to Public Health

Increased flow of unaccompanied children crossing into US public concerns; every kid receives medical screening.

The international border fence seen from Nogales, Ariz.

Aid for Migrants Arriving at Greyhound Station May Move by July's End

Tucson Councilman Kozachik says community must find place other than bus station for handling groups of mostly Central American children, women.

Reporter’s Notebook: Update of Central American Child Migrants

About 200 children brought to Tucson shelter under high security; Obama asks for $3.7B to handle crisis.

AZ Week: 'Migrant Influx Should Be Treated as Refugee Crisis'

Political refugee from Guatemala fled country in '80s; says children, youth fleeing Central America now should be granted status.

Brewer: 'Obama Should Obey Rule of Law' in Dealing with Immigration

President recently announced he'd be using executive order for policies, no longer waiting for Congress to act on reform.

GOP gubernatorial candidate Christine Jones joined by Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu at a Tucson town hall meeting on immigration the evening of Thursday, July 11, 2014.

GOP Gov Hopeful Jones Touts Immigration Plan

During town hall meeting in Tucson, she says she wants 1,200 National Guard troops sent to border, complete more border fence, among other plans.

North, Central American Officials Talk Refugee Status for Migrants

Migration, interior department reps debate whether people heading north to escape violence can get this status.

Detention, Trek North May Have Mental Effects On Young Migrants

Thousands of unaccompanied children at border experience trauma, experts say.

Homeland Security Secretary Asks Senate to OK $3.7B

President Obama made his request earlier this week to deal with influx of unaccompanied minors caught crossing border illegally.

Fed Suit Asks For Defense Attys for Children Facing Deportation

Kids in immigration court do not have a court-appointed lawyer; they either must hire own, find free representation, go without one.

Arivaca Residents Protest Border Patrol Checkpoint

Have asked for its closures since last year, alleging it is a violation of their civil rights.

UPDATE: Obama Seeks $3.7B for Immigrant Children Inlfux

White House says money would help increase detention, care, transportation of unaccompanied Central American kids apprehended at border.

Obama Not Immediately Deporting Unaccompanied Children

For now, president will not ask Congress to change law that would allow him to send kids back to Central America faster.

UPDATE: Denial of Driver's Licenses to Certain Immigrants Blocked

Brewer says decision 'continues us down a dangerous path in which courts, president, not Congress, make our natl laws.'

First Lady of Guatemala Visits Nogales Children Shelter

Rosa Leal de Pérez also went to Tucson's Greyhound bus station where many women, kids are dropped off by immigration officials after apprehension.

The Tucson Police Department has a unit to investigate internet crimes against children.

ACLU of AZ Files Another Legal Claim Against TPD

Organization says Tucson police unlawfully detained a man who was pulled over during traffic stop, turned in to Border Patrol.

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