Border and Immigration

Mexican immigration commissioner quits amid immigration crisis

Jun 17, 2019 Tonatiuh Guillén gave no explanation for his unexpected resignation.

After burst of border violence, Arizona DPS sends help to border

Jun 13, 2019 The agency declined to provide details beyond what it wrote in three tweets Wednesday.

Migrant activists accused of human smuggling released in Mexico

Jun 13, 2019 Upon release, Irineo Mujica accused the Mexican president of being a tool of the Trump administration to stop migrants.

Report: Number of undocumented migrants from Mexico declines in Arizona

Jun 12, 2019 Mexican-born immigrants no longer constitute the majority of undocumented individuals nationwide.

2 Sonoran border shootouts claim 9 lives

Jun 11, 2019 Violence rocked the Mexican border towns of Agua Prieta and Naco on Monday.

Jury deadlocks on charges against Arizona border aid worker Scott Warren

Jun 11, 2019 The jury returned Tuesday after days of deliberation on the case of No More Deaths volunteer Scott Warren.

DHS watchdog retires; governor's aide awaits Senate vote

Jun 11, 2019 Joseph Cuffari is waiting as part of a long list of nominations being considered for agency's next inspector general.

Mexican government boasts of negotiation success, though ultimatum from US awaits

Jun 11, 2019 While both countries have touted the agreement brought about by tariff threats, a Mexican official suggests the crisis is not over.

Sigh of relief for border businesses after Mexico tariff threat

Jun 10, 2019 Last year, $14.5 billion in imports from Mexico passed through the Nogales commercial port alone.

Jury begins deliberations in border humanitarian aid worker trial

Jun 7, 2019 Federal prosecutors sought to make the case about the entire group, No More Deaths.

In Mexico, exporters already adjusting to threats of US tariffs

Jun 7, 2019 Trump’s threats have changed the political agenda the country, where at least 85% of exports go to the U.S.

US citizen, activist with migrant caravans, arrested in Mexico

Jun 7, 2019 Supporters say he is a humanitarian worker, not a human trafficker, and want him released.

Nonprofit partners with schools to help pay college tuition for Arizona 'Dreamers'

Jun 6, 2019 The groups hope to raise close to $10 million each year to help current DACA students finish their degrees.

In Mexico, deportations triple as new caravan arrives

Jun 6, 2019 The number of migrants taken to a migratory station in Mexico has also tripled.

Feds cut services to unaccompanied migrant kids in shelters

Jun 6, 2019 The agency overseeing shelters is slashing education, legal aid and recreation for migrant kids.

Drummer Doug "Cosmo" Clifford and the final tour of Creedence Clearwater Revisited

Jun 5, 2019 Also: The latest on the trial of Scott Warren, and what it means for humanitarian aid on the U.S. / Mexico border; and two Hollywood versions of the story of Judge Roy Bean.

Selected Archive Filters

Border,
Immigration
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