Arizona Public Media
AZPM on Facebook AZPM on Twitter AZPM on YouTube AZPM on Google+ AZPM on Instagram

All Stories

Mark Morgan, chief of U.S. Border Patrol.

Border Patrol Names New Boss, Former FBI Agent Mark Morgan

New commander is an outsider; human rights activists claim a victory.

Border Patrol agents help an ailing migrant crosser.

Record Desert Heat Puts Border Patrol Rescuers on High Alert

Elite BORSTAR unit on lookout for migrants stranded in Arizona's harsh desert.

Cochise County rancher John Ladd explains how people cut the fence to cross where his ranch abuts the border.

Cochise County Ranchers Use Radios to Get Help on Border

Ranchers in remote areas near the border can now communicate with law enforcement.

The trailer in Marion, Ohio, where labor traffickers kept their victims.

Central American Teens in Hands of Labor Traffickers

Story of group in Ohio held for more than one year; wages taken by captors.

Border Patrol Faces Pushback on Surveillance Towers

Plans for the Tohono O'odham Nation, but residents say they invade their privacy.

Legal assistant Javier Hernandez and lawyer Sara Van Hofwegen of Public Counsel meet with a teenage client from Guatemala who is applying for asylum.

Thousands of Children Seek Asylum, Many Without Lawyers

10,000 Central American children facing 'removal' went to court without lawyers.

Mexico Cracks Down on Northbound Central Americans

Freight train 'La Bestia' - The Beast - now off limits to migrants, leading to long walk.

Bridge connecting Guatemala and Mexico on the Rio Suchiate. Guatemalans hoping to make it to the U.S. take rafts across.

'Programa Frontera Sur:' US Intercedes in Southern Mexico

US funds Mexican government's efforts to slow Central American illegal immigration.

Beatriz Escalante and her son at a Yuma church shelter after crossing illegally in hopes of receiving asylum.

New Surge of Central Americans Seen on Border

Unaccompanied youth, women with small children still making their way north.

Commercial trucks coming through the Mariposa Port of Entry. (2015)

Kirkpatrick in Nogales: 'A Wall Doesn't Make Sense'

U.S. Senate candidate focuses on the border in challenging incumbent McCain.

Arizona-Mexico Border: Cooperation, Not Confrontation

National political rhetoric belies what locals see as a 'region, not a border.'

Report: U.S.- Mexico Border Trade at All-Time High

More than 100,000 jobs in the state are supported by trade with Mexico

Judge: Shooting near Douglas by Border Patrol Justified

19-year-old Carlos LaMadrid was shot in 2011; agents called it accidental.

Commercial trucks inspected at the Mariposa Port of Entry. (2015)

Arizona Ports of Entry Handle $31B in 2015, UA Study Says

10% increase in two years result of every state in US importing, exporting through state.

Environmental Impact of Border Barriers in the Past Decade

Sierra Club publishes "11 Years of Lawlessness"

Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Obama Administration Orders Deportation Enforcement

Effort targeting Central American women and childrenm

Selected Categories

33 – 48 of 104

collection categories

click any filter to remove it