Scott Walker: Building a wall at the Canadian border might be "a legitimate" idea
- Border Patrol Will Up Goal for Miles of Border Secured. Jeffrey, Terence P. // Human Events;9/28/2009, Vol. 65 Issue 33, p8
The article focuses on the plan of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to raise the target for miles of border secured to 894 under effective control in fiscal year 2010, according to a statement by CBP media relations director Lloyd Easterling in September 2009. The Border Patrol...
- US-Mexico Border Security. // Background Information Summaries;8/15/2014, p1
Illegal immigration into the United States (US) across the southwest border is at a 40-year low, with authorities making 420,789 arrests in fiscal year 2013--estimated to be 10 to 30% of the total traffic. Efforts to secure the border completely, starting in the early 2000s, have run into...
- FAA Permits UAV Operations along Part of Texas Border with Mexico. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;5/26/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p6
The article reports on the approval gained by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on flying unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) along a portion of the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas.
- Peru US CBP pre-tick. // Travel Daily;2/25/2015, p9
The article reports on the admission of Peru to participate in the Global Entry Program of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in 2015.
- Extension of Border Zone in the State of New Mexico. Napolitano, Janet // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;8/9/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 154, p47558
The article presents a notice regarding the proposal to amend the regulations of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) towards nonimmigrant Mexican nationals. It mentions that the proposal of the Customs and Border Protection calls for the extension of the distance that those visitors...
- C-TPAT Suspensions And Trucker Complaints. // Bar-Code Border;11/19/2012, Vol. 11 Issue 243, p8
The article informs that the Canadian Trucking Alliance has objected the border security program C-TPAT of the U.S. Customs and Border protection Bureau, under which the truckers' memberships gets suspended without prior information to the associations.
- Living in a Constitution-Free Zone. Miller, Todd // Foreign Policy in Focus;2/7/2013, p3
The article discusses the experiences of the Arab and Muslim community at border crossings in Michigan. According to complaints received by the Council of American Islamic Relations-Michigan (CAIR-MI), agents of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) handcuff the border-crossers and...
- Unisys Gets Contract to Help Secure U.S. Borders Under Land Border Integration Project. // Policy & Practice (19426828);Dec2010, Vol. 68 Issue 6, p31
The article reports on the contract awarded to Unisys Corp. by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to build an advanced system for identification of people as well as the vehicles entering and exiting the U.S. by way of the land borders with Mexico and Canada.
- IG: CBP Hasn't Fully Implemented WHTI Land Border Document Requirements. // Defense Daily;12/22/2010, Vol. 248 Issue 55, p9
The article reports that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has not fully implemented the land and sea rule of the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative (WHTI), that was effective from June 1, 2009. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Inspector General's Office cites in a report...