Canadian-born Manpreet Kooner was rejected last weekend at a Quebec border crossing after being told she needs a visa to enter the country. The guard even suggested she may feel she had been ... CBP using remote tech for unmanned border crossing with Mexico. U.S. Customs and Border Protection is getting ready to open the first unmanned, computerized crossing station on the border with Mexico, staffed by scanner-equipped, remotely operated kiosks and monitored by surveillance cameras.

THE CROSSING Few people realise that the highest point on Earth is also the world's highest border crossing: China and Nepal meet 8848 metres above sea level, at the tip of Mount Everest. There is ... The network helps U.S. Custom and Border Protection track and prevent border crossings. Technologies tested include #Small_Unmanned_Aerial_Systems (#SUAS) designed for border security operations, and #Team_Awareness_Kit (#TAK), a federal open source map-based phone and computer application with #GPS tracking capabilities and real-time ... May 08, 2009 · This article appeared today in the New York Times: May 24, 2009 New Requirements on Border ID Stir Worries at Crossings By GINGER THOMPSON WASHINGTON — After years of delay and hundreds of millions of dollars in preparations, Customs and Border Protection officials said new security measures would go into effect on June 1, requiring Americans entering the country by land or sea to show ...