Border Agents Charged with Abusing U.S. Citizens and Non-Citizens Alike

ACLU Calls for Investigation of Abuses at Ports of Entry and Demands Greater Oversight and Accountability FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: (212) 549-2666; media@aclu.org SAN DIEGO – In an alarming number of cases, Customs and Border Protection agents are using excessive force and ignoring due process at ports of entry at the U.S.-Mexico border, charged the ACLU in an administrative complaint sent yesterday to the Department of Homeland Security.