border patrol http://knau.org en ACLU Files Suit Claiming Civil Rights Abuses by Border Patrol http://knau.org/post/aclu-files-suit-claiming-civil-rights-abuses-border-patrol <p>Claiming a pattern of civil rights abuse, the American Civil Liberties Union filed suit today in federal court to find out exactly how the Border Patrol enforces immigration law far from Mexico. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer reports.</p><p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 22:47:05 +0000 Howard Fischer 46682 at http://knau.org ACLU Files Suit Claiming Civil Rights Abuses by Border Patrol Border Patrol Tightens Use-of-Force Rules http://knau.org/post/border-patrol-tightens-use-force-rules <p>The U.S. Border Patrol has issued new rules on when agents can use lethal force. As Arizona Public Radio’s Justin Regan report, this comes amid controversy surrounding the agency’s actions.</p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Justin Regan 44414 at http://knau.org Border Patrol Tightens Use-of-Force Rules National Guard to Stay at the Border http://knau.org/post/national-guard-stay-border <p>The initial deployment of 12-hundred soldiers in 2010 was supposed to last only a year while the Border Patrol hired and trained staff. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 18:49:02 +0000 Howard Fischer & howard 24349 at http://knau.org Border Patrol Agent Nicholas May Have Died from Friendly Fire http://knau.org/post/border-patrol-agent-nicholas-may-have-died-friendly-fire <p><font size="5">Two law enforcement officers tell The Associated Press the FBI is investigating the possibility that the shooting death of a border patrol agent and the wounding of another was a case of friendly fire. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 23:42:17 +0000 Associated Press 21375 at http://knau.org Mexican Military Arrests Two In Border Patrol Murder Case http://knau.org/post/mexican-military-arrests-two-border-patrol-murder-case <p>The Mexican military arrested two suspects in the <a href="http://www.fronterasdesk.org/news/2012/oct/02/border-patrol-agent-fatally-shot-southern-arizona/"><u><font color="#0066cc">murder of Border Patrol agent Nicholas Ivie</font></u></a>.</p><p>Reuters news is reporting that the Mexican Army arrested two people Wednesday morning in Agua Prieta, Sonora. The border town lies about 15 miles southeast of where the murder took place.</p><p>An FBI spokeswoman in Phoenix said she cannot confirm the arrests.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 19:31:30 +0000 Michel Marizco 21292 at http://knau.org