Border Patrol Agents Save Man’s Life and Recover Human Remains

Edinburg, Texas - Border Patrol agents assigned to the Falfurrias station saved the life of an immigrant in distress after he activated a rescue beacon. It happened early this morning and agents rapidly responded to the area and began treating the migrant for dehydration. The migrant was transported to Christus Spohn hospital, he will be processed accordingly.

Former fugitive convicted for kidnapping, alien smuggling, both resulting in death

Victoria, Texas - A former fugitive who was illegally residing in Houston pleaded guilty Tuesday to engaging in an alien smuggling conspiracy that resulted in two deaths, and to kidnapping two women, one of whom was killed. 

Border Patrol agents seize drugs, guns and counterfeit money

Yuma, Arizona - Entering the Memorial Day weekend, Border Patrol agents made significant seizures in three separate events.

Yuma Sector places BORSTAR unit on high alert

Yuma, Arizona - In anticipation of the approaching extreme temperatures of the summer months, the U.S. Border Patrol’s Yuma Sector is placing its Border Patrol Search, Trauma, and Rescue (BORSTAR) unit on high alert to respond to emergency situations to include agents, civilians, and illegal aliens in distress.

Smugglers abandon women and children in the brush

Edinburg, Texas - U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Rio Grande Valley Sector saved the lives of a man, a women and a 3 year old who were abandoned by their smugglers in two separate incidents in the last 24 hours.