Category: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

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Jan
2021

Some Deportations Will Be Put On Hold For Biden’s First 100 Days, New Acting DHS Secretary SaysSome Deportations Will Be Put On Hold For Biden’s First 100 Days, New Acting DHS Secretary Says

A pause in deporting certain noncitizens from the U.S. will be in effect for 100 days starting Friday, the Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday. The pause will be in effect while the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) reviews immigration enforcement policies and practices, according to Acting DHS Secretary David Pekoske. The pause will allow […]

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Jan
2021

Over 120 Pounds Of Liquid Meth Hidden In Water Bottles Seized At BorderOver 120 Pounds Of Liquid Meth Hidden In Water Bottles Seized At Border

January 09, 2021 12:27 PM ET Border officials seized over 120 pounds of liquid methamphetamine hidden in water bottles near a San Diego, California, port of entry on Wednesday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Friday. The narcotics were found in a 2020 Ford Eagle driven by a 36-year-old female U.S. citizen who was waiting […]

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Dec
2020

ICE Denies Report That Illegal Immigrant Was Refused Treatment After Suffering Head, Back Injury While DetainedICE Denies Report That Illegal Immigrant Was Refused Treatment After Suffering Head, Back Injury While Detained

An illegal immigrant was released from ICE custody in a wheelchair after he says inadequate medical care left him unable to walk. An Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesperson told the Daily Caller News Foundation that the illegal immigrant was given several medical examinations and that he was referred for physical therapy while in custody.  The […]

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Dec
2020

Illegal Immigrants In Virginia Can Apply For Driver Privilege Cards Starting Jan. 1Illegal Immigrants In Virginia Can Apply For Driver Privilege Cards Starting Jan. 1

Illegal immigrants will be able to apply for driver privilege cards in Virginia starting Jan. 1, 2020, according to the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles. Advocates of the permits claim the issue is in the interest of public safety, NBC Washington reported. Virginia’s General Assembly, which has a Democratic majority, passed the legislation allowing the […]

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Dec
2020

ICE Arrested Significantly Fewer Illegal Immigrants Due To COVID-19ICE Arrested Significantly Fewer Illegal Immigrants Due To COVID-19

Officials arrested 30% fewer individuals in 2020 than they did last year, in part because of COVID-19, Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Wednesday. ICE’s Enforcement and Removal Operations officials made 103,603 arrests this year and deported 185,884 individuals, according to ICE. Around 90% of the aliens who were arrested had criminal convictions or charges, and […]

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Dec
2020

Scammers Using Fake COVID-19 Vaccine Websites, ICE WarnsScammers Using Fake COVID-19 Vaccine Websites, ICE Warns

Fraudulent websites used similar names, trademarked logos and graphics as biotechnology companies developing COVID-19 vaccines to steal personal information from users, Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Friday. Domain names “mordernatx.com” and “regeneronmedicals.com” were seized after Immigration and Customs Enforcement Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) officials learned the websites were collecting personal data from users, according to […]

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Dec
2020

Illegal Immigrant Convicted Of Murdering A Child Released From California PrisonIllegal Immigrant Convicted Of Murdering A Child Released From California Prison

An illegal immigrant convicted of murder was released from a California prison on Dec. 4, despite Immigration and Customs enforcement requesting a detainer, officials announced Monday. Salvadorian national Carlos Morales-Ramirez, 44, was convicted of second-degree murder, assault on a child resulting in death on Jan. 9, 1998, in Los Angeles, California, according to Immigration and […]

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Dec
2020

Multiple People Injured After Driver Speeds Through Black Lives Matter Protest In New YorkMultiple People Injured After Driver Speeds Through Black Lives Matter Protest In New York

December 12, 2020 12:49 PM ET A vehicle drove into a crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters against Immigration and Customs Enforcement detentions on Friday, the New York Post reported. The female driver stopped the car before driving into the crowd “tossing people into the air,” according to witnesses and police, the Post reported. Six […]

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Dec
2020

ICE Detention Center Reports Zero Positive COVID-19 Cases, Says It’s Due To Special Monitoring UnitsICE Detention Center Reports Zero Positive COVID-19 Cases, Says It’s Due To Special Monitoring Units

No positive COVID-19 cases have been reported in the general detainee population at an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention center in Seattle, Washington, officials announced Wednesday. The Northwest Immigration and Customs Enforcement Processing Center holds new detainees who exhibit symptoms of COVID-19 or who have been exposed to the disease in housing units separate from […]

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