The mission of Border Patrol Foundation (BPF) is to honor the memory of fallen U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents and provide support and resources to the families. BPF provides support to Border Patrol employees, USBP agents and their families for on- and off-duty deaths, injuries, illnesses, family medical emergencies, special circumstances and student scholarships.
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Supervisory Border Patrol Agent Martin Barrios passed away on November 29, 2021 . The circumstances of his passing were reviewed by an executive panel and the CBP Commissioner who determined that this death occurred in the line of duty. Agent Barrios will be remembered for his diligent service to the nation and for his bravery in the face of danger.
SBPA Barrios entered on duty on April 28, 2003, as part of the 548th Session of the Border Patrol Academy. He was assigned to the Brian A. Terry Station in Tucson Sector at the time of his passing. Prior to joining the United States Border Patrol, SBPA Barrios served his country in the United States Navy from 1990 to 1995. He is survived by his wife, two children and two siblings.