After a spike in migrant deaths, the border patrol has maintained rescue beacons in the Arizona desert for nearly thirty years
SOUTHERN ARIZONA – Peppered across the vast, rugged desert along the southern border are dozens of 30-foot steel poles, each topped with a battery-powered strobe light. These are rescue beacons,
However, humanitarian groups such as “No More Deaths” says this is insufficient and have provided assistance. They have been prosecuted when doing so.
Teresa Todd was recently arrested and detained for assisting migrants including one in need of medical attention
Teresa Todd is the Texas woman who pulled over to help three migrants -- and was arrested herself on suspicion of transporting illegal aliens.
Also in news this week an updated story about migrant deaths in South Texas, an increasing concern as summer comes and weather heats up