Tag Archives: Nogales

Update on Child Shot by Border Patrol at Nogales

The murdered child was 16: ABC News:  Source: Mexican Teen Killed by US BP Agent (Oct 12 2012) The Sonora state attorney general’s office in Mexico said in a statement Thursday that Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez, 16, from Nogales, Sonora, … Continue reading

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The Border Patrol Cowboys Never Seem to Get the Message: Another Cross-Border Shooting at a “Rock Thrower”

This time at Nogales, Arizona — no word yet on casualties. Spoke too soon — it appears (my Spanish isn’t the best) that a child under 14 was killed. El Imparcial:  Balea a joven la Patrulla Fronteriza en Nogales (Oct. … Continue reading

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Guilty: Abel Canales, Accused in Civil Suit of Shooting Jesus Enrique Castro Romo in the Back, Pleads Guilty in Bribery Case

Has Border Patrol corruption become so ordinary that the media no longer notices when one of the most notorious recent cases results in a guilty plea? Abel Canales, recently charged in a bribery case dating to 2008 and also the … Continue reading

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Update on the Murder of Anastasio Hernandez Rojas & Increasing Public Awareness of Border Patrol Violence

PBS Need to Know Web Exclusive:   Grand jury to investigate death at the border (July 20 2012) Watch Web exclusive: Interview with Andrea Guerrero on PBS. See more from Need To Know. In May, 2010, a grainy cellphone video captured … Continue reading

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Border Patrol Agent Brian Dick Convicted of Raping Another Border Patrol Agent

When Border Patrol officers show this little respect and compassion for their coworkers, how do you expect them to treat us, let alone the illegal immigrants that they encounter? AZ Starnet:  Border Patrol agent’s rape trial begins (Nov 18 2009) … Continue reading

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CBP Thug Eduardo Moreno Pleads Guilty, Gets Supervised Release & Home Detention for Violating Detainee’s Civil Rights by Assaulting Him

Another CBP thug convicted … [Eduardo] Moreno admitted that while escorting the victim at the center, he kicked the victim, struck him in the stomach with a baton, threw him down to ground, and punched him, all without any legitimate … Continue reading

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Corrupt Border Patrol Agent Abel Canales Shoots Jesús Enrique Castro Romo While He Lay Face Down on the Ground

This is incident #2 for Border Patrol Agent Abel Canales.  Incident #1 was blogged here:  Border Patrol Agent Abel Canales Charged with Accepting Bribe to Allow Smuggler to Pass Through Checkpoint. This second incident occurred MORE THAN TWO FULL YEARS … Continue reading

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Border Patrol Agent Abel Canales Charged with Accepting Bribe to Allow Smuggler to Pass Through Checkpoint

Note they they knew this guy was corrupt yet waited three years to arrest him. KPHO:  Border agent indicted for accepting a bribe (Oct 31 2011) A federal grand jury has returned a two-count indictment charging a U.S. Border Patrol … Continue reading

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ICE Agent Jovana Samaniego Deas Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Leaking Info to Relatives with Connections to Mexican Drug Cartels

ICE Officer Jovana Samaniego Deas was sentenced on Friday to 30 months in prison for passing confidential information to her relatives, a sister (Dana Maria Samaniego Montes) who is a corrupt Mexican law officer and another relative (Miguel Angel Mendoza … Continue reading

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CBP detains and harasses 96-year-old U.S. citizen (ex Arizona Gov. Raul Castro) outdoors for 30 minutes in 97 degree heat

When you stop at their checkpoints in  the 100 mile border zone, also known as the “Constitution-free zone”, they are supposed to ask if you are a U.S. citizen.  If the answer is yes, they courts have said that you … Continue reading

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