Thousands of Central American migrants are digging in for a long haul at a filthy, overcrowded sports complex in sight of the United States, while a small number have opted to return home after clashes with border forces dimmed hopes of crossing.
Sunday's melee closed one of the world's busiest worldwide crossings, San Ysidro Port of Entry, near San Diego, to vehicle and pedestrian traffic for several hours. Others made it over a steel fence farther east.
Here are a few other points Scott raised in explaining how U.S. Customs and Border Protection responded. Tear gas was deployed at the border on average at least once a month under President Obama, and pepper spray was used even more frequently, according to Customs and Border Protection data obtained by The Washington Times.
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Most were dispirited after the US agents fired tear gas on the group of migrants trying to cross into the USA on Sunday.
Indeed, using tear gas or pepper spray has been standard policy for years. The 2013 audit highlighted problems that included foot-patrol agents without access to less-lethal options.
It must be both "objectively reasonable and necessary in order to carry out law enforcement duties" and used when other techniques are insufficient to control disorderly or violent subjects. "That's what's going to happen in those situations". They do not meet the qualifications to get asylum here. The octagonal giant screens mounted on a platform mimic a desert encounter where agents must decide whether to fire their weapons. "And they are going to give me papers and a year's work permit".
"It was a very dynamic and very unsafe situation", Perez said. "We're trying to keep our agents safe. So some people got rocks and threw them because many kids were fainting", he said.
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The latest instalment of the periodic "must-run" commentary by Sinclair's chief political analyst and former aide of President Donald Trump, Boris Epshteyn, focused on the migrant caravan at the US-Mexico border.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection said in the fiscal year that ended on September 30, apprehensions on the southwest border of unaccompanied children rose 21 percent from the previous year to 50,000, while family apprehensions were up 42 percent to more than 107,000.
Agents are authorized to use deadly force when there is reasonable belief that there is an imminent danger of serious physical injury or death to the officer or another person. She estimated about 20 people had already passed in front of her, and parents begged agents not to unleash the gas because there were young children present.
Sunday's confrontation broke out after a migrants' march in Tijuana spiralled out of control, with hundreds of migrants attempting to breach barriers separating Mexico from the US. 'Stick to the $1.6 billion'.
At this time, Defense Department officials said there's been no change to plans to have servicemembers deployed along the southwest border home by December 15, as Defense Secretary Jim Mattis outlined in a news briefing on November 21. People look at the border, they look at the rush to the police, they look at the rock throwers and really hurting three people, these very fearless border patrol folks - I think that it's a tremendous issue'.
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