Border Patrol agents found a group of nine migrants in a remote spot east of Arivaca, Ariz. last winter and learned that a year-old girl in the group had been raped. On America’s southern border, migrant women and girls are the victims of sexual assaults that most often go unreported, uninvestigated and unprosecuted. Even as women around the world are speaking.
A year old San Diego girl was strip-searched by Border Patrol agents after they felt her maxi pad during a pat down. CREDIT: Scott Catlin with his three daughters. Via GoFundMe. CBS8 San Diego reports that on September 5, the teen and her two older sisters, who are 20 and 18 years old, were crossing the U.S.-Mexico border from Tijuana into. Agents from CBP and Border Patrol, the uniformed law enforcement arm of CBP, have been accused of sexually assaulting people they detain, including minors, before.
Mexicans are seething over the second death of a countryman at the hands of US Border Patrol agents in two weeks, an incident near down El Paso that is threa. A year-old girl from Honduras apprehended by Border Patrol agents claims she was sexually assaulted multiple times during her two-month journey through Mexico. Del Rio Sector Border Patrol agents near Eagle Pass on March 8 encountered a young Honduran girl.