U.S. Border Patrol

U.S. Border Patrol agents detain undocumented immigrants after they crossed the Rio Grande from Mexico into the United States (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Former Seattle Police Chief Announces Border Patrol To Test Wearing Cameras

The U.S. Border Patrol will begin testing body-worn cameras on agents next month, the head of its parent agency said Thursday, a step toward seeing if the technology should be used in the field as the government seeks to blunt criticism about agents’ use of force.

CBS Seattle–09/18/2014

(Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)

Border Patrol To Stop Interpreting

U.S. Border Patrol agents will no longer serve as interpreters when local law enforcement agencies request language help, according to a new decree issued by the Department of Homeland Security.

CBS Seattle–12/13/2012

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

ACLU Files Lawsuit Against Border Patrol Over ‘Unlawful’ Traffic Stops

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit Thursday against the U.S. Border Patrol seeking to bar agents from making traffic stops, saying people are being pulled over and questioned “without reasonable suspicion.”

04/26/2012

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