Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Wednesday that it has arrested more than 400 individuals per day since President Trump signed executive orders calling for tougher immigration policies.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced on Tuesdaythat more than 1,000 gang members, including alleged murderers and rapists, were arrested as part of a six-week operation targeting gang members involved in transnational criminal activity.
The Obama administration mishandled immigrant applications for U.S. citizenship ahead of the 2016 election, leaving tens of thousands of eligible men and women stuck in uncertainty.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has doubled the number of arrests for undocumented immigrants without criminal records, and immigration arrests have risen by 32.6 percent under the Trump administration.
The New York Police Department reportedly notifies federal immigration officials when illegal immigrants are due in criminal court to face deportation, despite Mayor Bill de Blasio’s promise for New York to remain a sanctuary city.
The Department of Homeland Security added the entire states of California and Connecticut to its list of U.S. jurisdictions that hinder cooperation with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in detaining illegal immigrants.
Massachusetts State Rep. Michelle DuBois, a Democrat, used Facebook on Tuesday to warn illegal immigrants of a rumored Immigration and Customs Enforcement raid on Wednesday, advising them to not go out on the streets or open their doors if someone unexpected knocks.
Organizers of Philadelphia’s largest Cinco de Mayo celebration, El Carnaval de Puebla, have canceled the event because of fears that participants will be arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement as part of a federal crackdown on illegal immigration.
A judge in Multnomah County, Oregon is under investigation for allegedly helping an illegal immigrant evade federal authorities.