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Report: A Culture of Cruelty

"A Culture of Cruelty is the culmination of three years of abuse documentation collected and carried out by No More Deaths and our partners in Naco, Agua Prieta, and Nogales, Sonora- border towns and cities through which thousands of immigration detainees have been deported. In our years...

PBS Border Patrol Investigation, Part 2: Friday, July 20th

"On Friday, July 20, Need to Know will air our second investigation into alleged abuses by U.S. Border Patrol agents. Correspondent John Larson investigates stories of physical abuse, sexual assault and even torture. In the rush to stem the tide of undocumented immigrants, has Border Patrol committed...

New Report Uncovers Nearly 300 Wrongful Arrests by Border Patrol and Almost $1 Million in Cash and Other Incentives

" A new report from Families for Freedom in collaboration with New York University (NYU) Immigrant Rights Clinic entitled, “ Uncovering USBP: Bonus Programs for United States Border Patrol Agents and the Arrest of Lawfully Present Individuals ” reveals crucial information about the incentives...

Amid Wave Of Child Immigrants, Reports Of Abuse By Border Patrol

"Some of the immigrant children crossing the border say they are being subjected to abusive and inhumane treatment in U.S. Border Patrol stations in South Texas. This includes frigid holding rooms, sleep deprivation, verbal and psychological abuse, inadequate food and water, denial of medical care...

Record of Abuse: Lawlessness and Impunity in Border Patrol's Interior Enforcement Operations

ACLU, Oct. 15, 2015 - " Government records obtained by the ACLU shed new light on Border Patrol’s vast interior enforcement operations, most of which occur far from any international border. Though Border Patrol says these operations are “safe, efficient, and cost-effective,” the...