Despite its proximity to deadly Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, the Texas city of El Paso has been ranked as the safest U.S. city among those with populations of 500,000 or greater.
The lawyer for a federal agent who shot a Mexican national last Tuesday says the victim had threatened him with a rock.
The days of one of Tijuana’s top crime fighters may be numbered. Though Tijuana’s Police Chief has survived assassination plots, he may fall victim to Mexican politics. A collaboration between KPBS and <a href="http://www.Tijuanapress.com">Tijuanapress.com</a>.
The group he was with – at least twenty migrants and two smugglers, known as "coyotes" – reportedly left him there.
Witnesses told investigators the agent shot the man while he was down on the ground. The agent's lawyer denied the claim.
The U.S. State Department has ordered its consular employees to use only armored cars when driving in the Mexican state of Sonora.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF, established Project Gunrunner in 2006 to stem the flow of illegal weapons from the U.S. to Mexico. But a recent review reveals significant weaknesses with the program.
A federal agent on horse patrol in a remote area near the Nogales border Tuesday morning, shot a Mexican national in the abdomen. The Border Patrol has given no information saying that the case is under investigation by the FBI.
A new study says Immigration and Customs Enforcement wastes resources by targeting the wrong people for deportation.
In Imperial County's El Centro, high unemployment has long been a concern. But city officials say the shocking unemployment rate is misleading.