Harm reduction centers in border towns say drug users have vanished following a spate of kidnappings – allegedly carried out by the police.
Since the policy went into effect almost 8 months ago, some 40,000 have been forced to wait in Mexico while their asylum cases play out.
Attorneys said they fear the list exists to have a “chilling effect” on people who travel to Mexico to help migrants or cover the news
Lured away with the promise of sex, the boys aged 16 and 17 were extorted for cash.
An eyewitness said at least three volleys of the chemical agent were fired.
The caravan has become an encampment of hundreds of people who are trapped between countries in Tijuana and facing dangerous conditions.
Federal law says migrants can ask for asylum once they make it to the U.S. That's not necessarily happening at the border.
Over 2,300 people have been murdered in 2018 thus far, an increase from 1,647 homicides in 2017.
Students who live in Tijuana and go to school in California have to navigate the migrant caravan and a heavy military presence at the San Ysidro border every day.
Kirstjen Nielsen said the U.S. would “not tolerate this type of lawlessness."
Trump’s order is an “extreme departure” that “irreconcilably conflicts” with the existing legislation.
Eight years ago, Santiago Meza admitted to carrying out horrible acts on behalf of drug cartels. The authorities still haven't sentenced him, but on the land in Tijuana where he "worked," the evidence continues to pile up.