Tag: Search and Rescue

February 3, 2021

February 3, 2021

No More Deaths and Coalición de Derechos Humanos, two Arizona-based humanitarian groups, released an extensive report condemning Border Patrol for its emergency response efforts on the border. The report details negligence, hostility, and outright discrimination on the part of Border Patrol over the past 20 years and recommends the end of the agency’s predominant role in search and rescue.

Tags: Border Patrol, Migrant Deaths, Organizational Culture, Search and Rescue, Tucson

July 28, 2020

July 28, 2020
Photo source: Tweet from CBP Mark Morgan @CBPMarkMorgan

Caption: “The special teamwork that happens at @CBP saves lives. A @CBPAMO UH-60 crew & Border Patrol agents rescued a missing woman with a fractured ankle on July 7. They administered aid to her until EMS arrived. This kind of coordination makes all the difference in rescues.”

Tags: Search and Rescue