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Tucson, AZCBS News

Biden is planning to nominate Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus to lead Customs and Border Protection

As the Biden administration tries to cope with illegal immigration at the southern border and the number of unaccompanied migrant children being held in U.S. custody, the president is planning to nominate Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus to lead Customs and Border Protection. Officials apprehended more than 172,000 migrants at the southern border last month, the highest number in two decades. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya-Galvez joins CBSN AM to discuss this and more.
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Biden taps former Richmond chief Chris Magnus to lead border patrol

The former Richmond police chief credited with drastically reducing the city’s murder rate is in line to lead U.S. Customs and Border Protection. President Joe Biden on Monday said he will nominate Chris Magnus as the agency’s commissioner. Magnus led Richmond’s department from 2006 to 2015, when he took his current job as police chief in Tucson, Arizona.
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Tucson, AZtodayheadline.co

Biden picks Chris Magnus, Tucson police chief, to run CBP

Magnus has led the Tucson police department since 2016 and has prominently associated himself with the movement favored by the progressive wing of the Democratic Party that emphasizes a less-aggressive, community-based policing model. Magnus opposed efforts to make Tucson a “sanctuary city,” but he generally eschewed cooperation with federal immigration...
Tucson, AZblogforarizona.net

(UPDATED) President Biden Nominates Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus to Become the Next Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection

The Biden/Harris Administration is again reinforcing the message that their immigration and border policies will be a marked contrast with the previous Administration with the nomination of Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus to serve as the next Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection. In the press announcement broadcasting the nomination,...
Tucson, AZfox10phoenix.com

Biden taps Tucson, Arizona, police chief Chris Magnus as CBP nominee

TUCSON, Ariz. - President Biden will tap Tucson, Arizona, police chief Chris Magnus as nominee to head U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Monday, when he is slated to announce nominations for several top immigration and Department of Homeland Security roles, a White House official confirmed to Fox News. Magnus...
Tucson, AZazpm.org

TPD Chief Chris Magnus to be nominated to lead Customs and Border Protection

The White House announced Monday, President Biden will nominate Tucson Chief of Police Chris Magnus to be the next Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection. If confirmed, Mr. Magnus would play a central role in how the Biden administration handles a record number of border crossings – including thousands of unaccompanied children - a number that is projected to increase in the coming months.