Border Patrol Official Circulates Article That Deems Our Reporting on Secret Facebook Group a Threat — ProPublica

One agent who received the piece was troubled that an official in charge of an intelligence unit would send it out under his Border Patrol email, and worried that it could undermine trust in the unit’s work. “We need effective intel units that have garnered the trust of agents, the community, and elected officials,” said the agent, who asked not to be identified for fear of retribution. “Distributing partisan opinion pieces under the guise of intelligence, undermines the credibility of our intelligence department and raises doubt about the intelligence we distribute.”

Source: Border Patrol Official Circulates Article That Deems Our Reporting on Secret Facebook Group a Threat — ProPublica