Examines two incidents of cross-border use of tear gas and other crowd control measures during the arrival of a “migrant caravan” in Tijuana, and finds only minor wrongdoing. (Link at oig.dhs.gov)
A discussion of the Trump administration’s use of Border Patrol personnel to confront Americans in cities far from the U.S.-Mexico border.
Caption: “US Border Patrol continues to deploy manpower to assist in law enforcement efforts in containing riots across the country. We’re proud to respond to requests from fellow law enforcement agencies to help keep our communities safe.”
Caption: “As I see everything our @CBP team has been doing over the past few days, I’m so proud and humbled by the selfless service to public safety and our country. To the entire CBP family, thank you!”
Caption: “@CBP personnel have deployed again tonight to the National Capital Region to assist law enforcement and prevent violence. It is my sincere hope that tonight’s protests remain peaceful and without incident.”
Caption: “Extremely proud of our #ElPaso Sector #USBP Special Ops & Mobile Response agents for quickly responding yesterday to assist @EPPolice & @TxDPSWest with unruly protestors.”
Caption: “CBP personnel have deployed to the National Capital Region to assist law enforcement partners. These “protests” have devolved into chaos & acts of domestic terrorism by groups of radicals & agitators. @CBP is answering the call and will work to keep DC safe.”