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Leaked Documents Show the Government Tracking Journalists

Leaked Documents Show the Government Tracking Journalists

The documents detail an intelligence-gathering effort by the United States and Mexican authorities, targeting more than 50 people including journalists, an attorney, and immigration advocates. Read More

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Mar 14, 2019
Border Agency Silent Over Secret Surveillance Database

Border Agency Silent Over Secret Surveillance Database

“It’s outrageous,” said one critic, responding to the border agency’s failure to provide documents on caravan surveillance. Read More

Mar 13, 2019
Experts Defend Controversial Border Surveillance Program

Experts Defend Controversial Border Surveillance Program

On the eve of a Department of Homeland Security deadline to answer questions about the program, two veteran law enforcement experts defend the actions of border agents. Read More

Mar 7, 2019
Critics Blast Secret San Diego Border Surveillance

Critics Blast Secret San Diego Border Surveillance

House Democrats say controversial U.S. Customs and Border Protection program is a “troubling practice which raises serious legal and constitutional questions.” Read More

Mar 8, 2019
Email Shows Agent-In-Charge Ordered Caravan Surveillance

Email Shows Agent-In-Charge Ordered Caravan Surveillance

David Shaw, head of the Department of Homeland Security’s San Diego office, told agents to increase their intelligence gathering efforts on migrants and caravan leaders. Read More

Mar 8, 2019
Attorney “Stuck in Mexico” After Secret Surveillance Program

Attorney “Stuck in Mexico” After Secret Surveillance Program

Attorneys tell NBC 7 between the controversial government surveillance program and the new “Remain in Mexico” policy, the challenges of the job could turn attorneys away from helping those in need at the border. Read More

Mar 7, 2019
Activists Recall CBP Interrogations, Skeptical of Reasons for Database

Activists Recall CBP Interrogations, Skeptical of Reasons for Database

Customs and Border Protection said Thursday it compiled a database of journalists, lawyers and activists in order to investigate border clashes related to last fall’s migrant caravan. Read More

Mar 7, 2019
Government's Surveillance of Journalists Reminds Media Expert of '60s

Government's Surveillance of Journalists Reminds Media Expert of '60s

Less than 24 hours after NBC 7 Investigates published leaked documents detailing how the U.S. government created a secret database of activists, journalists, and social media influencers, Congress is reacting. Read More

Mar 6, 2019
PHOTOS: Leaked Documents Show Government Tracking Journalists, Immigration Advocates

PHOTOS: Leaked Documents Show Government Tracking Journalists, Immigration Advocates

The documents are titled “San Diego Sector Foreign Operations Branch: Migrant Caravan FY-2019, Suspected Organizers, Coordinators, Instigators and Media” and are dated Jan. 9, 2019.

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