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The Border Patrol’s recruiting crisis

A Border Patrol agent takes Central American immigrants into custody in El Paso, Texas. Border Patrol’s struggles to recruit agents have impeded the president’s efforts to lock down the border. | John Moore/Getty Images Immigration ‘You’re [...]

Maricopa County appeals ruling in suit over Arpaio’s patrols

PHOENIX (AP) – Maricopa County has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a lower-court ruling that concluded it’s liable in lawsuits over former Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s crackdowns on immigrants during traffic stops. The appeal isn’t [...]

Border Patrol’s first female chief hopes to inspire women

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost says she hopes she can inspire other women to sign up with the agency, which has just one female agent for every 20 men. “If you’re a woman in law enforcement, I don’t care [...]
The reluctant pioneer: Border Patrol’s first female chief
Subscribe to Women Rule on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here. As Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost tells it, there is “no difference between female agents, male agents — we’re all Border Patrol agents.” Story Continued [...]
Doctors Without Borders Suspends Migrant Rescue Patrols Off Libyan Coast
The government also has pressed rescue groups to sign on to rules that would forbid them from entering Libyan waters to save migrants without specific authorization and require them to agree that armed Italian judicial authorities may [...]
Trump’s Turn Toward China Curtails Navy Patrols in Disputed Zones
“All of the language, combined with the fact that the Republican foreign policy establishment had been critical of Obama for not carrying out enough Fonops, means there was a wide expectation that Trump would put down a marker early. [...]