Tag Archives: Tuscon

Border Patrol Selling Weapons to Mexican Drug Cartel?

Reported in several blogs but not yet substantiated with any firm evidence is a report that one or more Border Patrol agents have been selling weapons to a Mexican drug cartel. Wire / Dangerroom:  Report: Mexican Cartel Bought Guns From … Continue reading

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ICE/Border Patrol Agents Force Child to Act as Bait in Sting, Arrest Her & Withhold Medical Care When She Is Injured

And the cowboys were shooting at a vehicle in which she was riding … Based on a lawsuit reported by Courthouse News Service: Courthouse News Service: ICE Used Her as Bait, Teenager Says (Oct 12 2012) Border patrol officers coerced a … 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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Border Patrol Agent Luis Carlos Vasquez Busted for Pot Smuggling

Allowed 547 kg. of marijuana to pass through his check point at the Douglas border crossing. Trial date is now set for Aug 21 2012. KVOA:  Border officer indicted (Sept 26 2011) A federal grand jury returned a four count … Continue reading

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Border Patrol Agent Yamilkar Fierros Sentenced to 20 Months for Accepting Bribes and Aiding Drug Smugglers

KVOA:  Former Border Patrol Agent charged with taking bribes (Oct 30 2009) A four-count federal indictment was unsealed today against former U.S. Border Patrol Agent Yamilkar Fierros, of Tucson, for allegedly accepting bribes. Fierros was arrested without incident by Special … 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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