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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A six-year-old girl from India died of heat stroke in an Arizona desert after her mother left her with other migrants to go in search of water, a medical examiner and US Border Patrol said on Friday.
A Border Patrol agent rescued a Guatemalan mother and her eight-year-old son from thousands of bees.
The Philippines and the Republic of Indonesia have increased this year's coordinated border patrol activities to curb the smuggling and human trafficking at the high seas in both countries.
Unfortunately, a new report by ProPublica and the Los Angeles Times shows the Border Patrol didn't get the memo.
Border Patrol agents found a 3-year-old boy alone in a field in Texas after likely being abandoned by smugglers at the southern border, authorities said.
[USA], Dec 14 (ANI): A 7-year-old Guatemalan girl who was taken into United States Border Patrol custody has died of dehydration and shock.
A 7-year-old girl from Guatemala died of dehydration and shock after she was taken into Border Patrol custody last week for crossing from Mexico into the United States illegally with her father and a large group of migrants along a remote span of New Mexico desert, U.S.
Border Patrol is on a hiring spree for a very specific type of agent: a female one.
Drivers within 100 miles of the border--what the American Civil Liberties Union calls the "Constitution-free zone," where special rules approved by the courts prevail--are frequently stopped at Border Patrol checkpoints where they risk searches and must assure officials of the legality of their presence in the country.
The presentation will offer information on various aspects of the US Border Patrol.
Following the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001, the Border Patrol was realigned under a new organization--the U.S.