More Border Stories

AZ Legislature Tells Congress to Stop Forcing Nogales to Pay for Sewer Line

State lawmakers are getting involved in a dispute over the cross-border sewer pipe.

Gov. Ducey 'Welcomes Deployment' of National Guard to Border

President Trump is following his two successors in sending troops to the border.

Roundtable: The Future of DACA; 'Human Rights Tragedy' on the Border

Hear from the Pima County sheriff, an immigration attorney and a border reporter.

One Woman's Journey Through Border Patrol Detention

Also on Arizona Spotlight: Campaign finance curiosities in the 2018 Governor's race; and the co-founder of Cyclovia talks about building better communities for all.

Testing On Border Wall Prototypes Coming to an End

Expected to complete evaluation of prototypes this week.

Trial Continues for Border Agent Charged With 2nd-Degree Murder

Forensic expert testifies that blood-spatter consistent with being shot in the back while on the ground.

Attorney Reflects on Murder Trial of Border Agent Lonnie Swartz

Bill Risner has represented several plaintiffs in civil cases against the Border Patrol.

Tohono O’odham Leaders Meet With Interior Secretary Zinke During Border Visit

Secretary Zinke toured the Arizona-Mexico border and spoke in support of President Trump's wall.

Opening Arguments Delivered in Murder Trial Against Border Agent

The prosecution says the agent acted as judge, jury and executioner. The defense says the agent feared for his life.

Supervisors Table Drug Trafficking Grant

Board Democrats decide not to vote to accept grant until they feel conditions for Operation Stonegarden are met.

Rep. McSally Suggests Building Wall on Arizona-California Border

The proposal came during a White House discussion about sanctuary cities.

Border Patrol Agent on Trial for Murder

Lonnie Swartz is the first BP agent to be charged with killing a Mexican national in a cross-border shooting.

Secretary Zinke on Arizona Border: 'We Are Going to Build a Wall'

Critics point to humanitarian and environmental costs of border walls.

Indictment: Customs Agent Used Fake US Birth Certificate to Obtain Passport

Documents say the fraud was discovered during a routine background check at CBP, his workplace.

Trump Deadline Arrives, But DACA Stands, For Now

Six-months have passed since Trump rescinded the order, though the program still stands based on federal rulings.

CBP Agents at a 'Breaking Point,' Union Official Says

A critical workforce shortage means agents are working longer hours with little relief in sight.

Selected Archive Filters

Border
Arizona Public Media broadcast stations are licensed to the Arizona Board of Regents. Arizona Public Media and AZPM are registered trademarks of the Arizona Board of Regents.
The University of Arizona