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‘Eyes in Sky’: Blimps Help Monitor Mexico Border in Texas

Please enable Javascript to watch this video While traveling from the Marfa area to Alpine, Texas, on Friday evening, our BorderReport.com team spotted a blimp used by U.S. Customs and Border Protection to monitor illegal immigration. According to a recently published article on CBP’s website, this is one of eight …

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Aerial Video Shows One of the Few Border Walls in Texas

Please enable Javascript to watch this video While Texas does have some pedestrian fencing along its border with Mexico, the majority of the state has no barrier. Border walls are most common in Texas’ western-most point – El Paso – and in the southern-most region, Brownsville. According to mapping from RevealNews.org …

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Man Finds Tunnel From Mexico Opening Into His Arizona Home – Twice

According to the Tucson Sector of the U.S. Border Patrol, its agents have encountered and closed 113 illicit cross-border tunnels in the Nogales-area Border Patrol Station. A large portion of these tunnels have been found in downtown Nogales, within a 1-mile radius of the DeConcini land crossing. “One day we …

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Photos: Border Barriers in Arizona

The BorderReport.com team is now traveling through Arizona examining the various fencing and barriers along the way. The majority of the state has vehicle barriers. This type of fencing is designed to keep cars from driving through the international line. As you can imagine, it’s not nearly as secure as …

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Day Laborers Victimized by Wage Theft in San Diego

Every morning at sunrise, dozens of men like Marcelo Perez line the sidewalks and public areas near Home Depot and other hardware stores in San Diego County. They stand at the ready, some with lunch boxes or bags of tools by their side, and their eyes follow the approaching vehicles. …

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Photos: Border Patrol Agents Give Tour of San Diego Sector Fence

U.S. Border Patrol agents took Border Report on a four-hour tour of the new border wall being built near San Diego. The 14-mile structure spans to the Pacific Ocean. In addition, agents use many other tactics and equipment to patrol the border in Southern California. A Border Patrol truck patrols …

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