border patrol

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Noun1.border patrol - a group of officers who patrol the borders of a countryborder patrol - a group of officers who patrol the borders of a country
patrol - a group that goes through a region at regular intervals for the purpose of security
border patrolman - someone who patrols the borders of a country
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Border Patrol Chief Michael Fisher will address the initial meeting of the Industry Academy.
They point to the increase in alleged abuse and corruption at the hands of Border Patrol agents when their numbers were nearly doubled from about 10,800 in 2004 to 21,400 in 2013.
The Border Patrol Search, Trauma and Rescue team is responsible for rescuing lost or injured migrants and administering first aid.
The data are then circulated among border authorities to arrange for the activities of border patrol to cope with any emergency.
A picture of a school bus at the Arivaca Border Patrol roadblock is prominendy featured on the End Border Patrol Checkpoints Facebook page.
The statement said, "During the inspection of application of the legislation on public procurement in the Border Patrol Service of the National Security Committee of Kazakhstan, the Chief Military Prosecutor's Office revealed embezzlement of funds paid by the participants of public procurement as a security deposit on the account of the Border Patrol Service, amounting to more than 10 million tenge 182.
The Border Patrol has experienced unprecedented growth in personnel, infrastructure, and technology since the attacks of 11 September 2001.
Border Patrol agents, including K-9 Officer John Zuniga, arrived as backup.
As a result of the incident, Alvarado's family has filed a wrongful death claim against the Border Patrol, suggesting that the agent who fired the 10 shots had a long history of misconduct in a previous law enforcement job and should not have been on patrol.
When operating on federal lands, Border Patrol has responsibilities under several federal land management laws, including the National Environmental Policy Act, National Historic Preservation Act, Wilderness Act, and Endangered Species Act.
5 million euros to Turkey for the border patrol project.
By the early 1930s, the Border Patrol was apprehending nearly five times as many suspected, undocumented people along the nation's southern border, as it was along the nation's Canadian border.