Mar 7, 2014 — An independent panel had recommended the restrictions, but the agency refused saying it would put Border Patrols in danger. The chief of the agency said the new policy aims to make agents safer.
Feb 27, 2014 — An independent review, obtained by The Los Angeles Times, found in some cases agents created pretexts to use deadly force against rock throwers.
Oct 2, 2012 — The agents worked out of the recently renamed Brian Terry station near Tucson. Terry was an agent killed in 2010. His death revealed the "Fast and Furious" program — a botched effort to track drug cartels by allowing guns to go south of the border.
Jun 20, 2012 — These may look like simple landscape photos — but they are actually a study of the U.S.-Mexico border.
Dec 9, 2011 — From nacho cheese to watermelons to macaroni, drug smugglers sometimes turn to food to get their illicit cargo across the U.S. border.
Jun 10, 2010 — Mexican Teen's Shooting 'Extremely Regrettable': AG Holder
Jun 9, 2010 — NPR Producer Brakkton Booker questions whether a U.S. Border Patrol agent went too far when he shot and killed a teenage boy who was allegedly part of a group throwing rocks at agents.