In this full version, a state police officer with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) shoots at an unarmed truck of immigrants. Out of the three wounded men, only one would survive to tell his story.
Tag Archives: U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Beefing up border security means an increasingly military-style presence on the ground and in the air. The Observer investigates a surge that puts immigrants in the crosshairs.
With increased border militarization, South Texas is becoming a dangerous place for unarmed immigrants.
In March, two border congressional leaders filed a bill to make the Border Patrol more accountable to the public.
In April 2012, PBS aired footage of as many as 20 border agents beating an unarmed man, Anastasio Hernandez Rojas, to death. After viewing […]
In the wake of a federal report released last week, U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Wednesday new measures to address a trend of […]
A recently declassified government report reveals that U.S. Customs and Border Protection is considering equipping its drones with “non-lethal weapons.”