Meanwhile, CBP appointed a new Chief of US Border Patrol this week, former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Mark Morgan, who as a non-border control agent, is considered a CBP "outsider.
Southern Border Communities Coalition representative, Christian Ramirez said in a statement that the appointment "signals a recognition of the urgent need to make a clean break from the culture of violence and impunity that has plagued the US Border Patrol.
While overworked US Border Patrol
officers have reportedly praised the UAV, immigrant advocates and Mexican officials say they have documented dozens of armed confrontations and assaults on immigrants by citizen patrols in recent years, though none tied directly to UAV use.
The US Border Patrol
will assist with the investigation.
The US Border Patrol
picked up Maze escapee Paul Brennan on Sunday trying to cross into Mexico.
At the same time, a suspicious border crossing is reported by the US Border Patrol
, and City of Chula Vista local patrolmen detain a suspicious individual.
Agents from the US Border Patrol
and Air and Marine Operations seized more than 1,100 pounds of marijuana, valued in excess of $550,000, Monday morning near Nogales, Arizona, after back-packing smugglers abandoned their loads to avoid apprehension.
US Border Patrol
officer Mark Henry said: "There has been an increase in illegal activity recently.
Marshall has successfully supported satellite communications projects at both military and civilian agencies including: Navy Satellite Communications (SPAWAR and NAVAIR), US Army, US Marines, US Air Force, DISA/JEIO, AF Communications, US Postal Service, Department of Homeland Security, Department of State, The Internal Revenue Service, US Geological Survey, US Border Patrol
and the Social Security Administration.
Following more than a year of testing the technology with the US Border Patrol
, Air Force, and Navy/Marine Corps, Pyramid Vision is premiering VisionAlert at the ASIS International Conference in New Orleans (September 15-17, booth 4955).
In Greenbelt on May 21, the following companies will be looking for high-caliber professionals to fill their open positions: Andrews Federal Credit Union, FedEx Group, Honeywell, L-3 Communication Systems -- East, Lockheed Martin, Merck, Progressive, SAIC-Frederick, Solvay Pharmaceuticals, US Border Patrol
Taking advantage of the local talent will be recruiters from ADT Security Services, Advanced Digital Information Corporation (ADIC), ARAMARK ServiceMaster, Denver Water, Farmers Insurance, FedEx, Internal Revenue Service, Level (3) Communications, Lockheed Martin, MetLife Financial Services, NASD - National Association of Securities Dealers, Northrop Grumman, Pfizer, Qwest, State Farm Insurance, TeleTech Holdings, TRW, US Border Patrol
, Wal-Mart Stores and more.
SeaView has supplied SecureView products to police departments and school systems throughout the USA, as well as to the FBI, US Border Patrol
, FedEx Corporation, and Tropicana Products, Inc.
Government in the US Border Patrol
, US Customs, the INS, and in the military at Laughlin Air Force Base.
net is adding new clients weekly and has built a long list of satisfied clients that include US Bank, The US National Guard, The US Border Patrol
, Warner Brothers Music, United Parcel Service, Boeing, Merrill Lynch, and Quizno's to name just a few.