United States Border Patrol

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This week, allegations by dozens of young migrants who were in Yuma Border Patrol custody of mistreatment and even sexual abuse by some agents were reported. KAWC’s Victor Calderón spoke with Anthony Porvaznik, Chief Patrol Agent of the Yuma Sector, for reaction.


Migrant children who have stayed at the Yuma Border Patrol Station Headquarters allege sexual assault and mistreatment by some agents.

Arizona Edition - On Work Stories, we hear from U.S. Border Patrol Agent Douglas Choi.  Agent Choi, who is originally from the Bay area of California, talks about a situation he witnessed that could have had a far more frightening outcome...(originally aired 01/22/14).

We tried to bring a little bit of calm and order to what could've been a chaotic scene.