Civil Servants Who Process Immigration Applications Are Being Asked To Help ICE Instead
One US Citizenship and Immigration Services staffer said agency leaders were more focused on helping law enforcement at the border than their actual responsibilities.
An Asylum Officer Said She Won’t Enforce "Immoral" Asylum Standards At The US–Mexico Border
She and her colleagues received no warning about the sweeping changes, which have already been challenged in court.
Central Americans Who Travel Through Mexico To The US Will No Longer Qualify For Asylum
The new regulation affects anyone who travels through a third country before seeking asylum in the US.
Not A “Brown Face” To Be Seen As Immigrant Neighborhoods Brace For ICE Raids
"Why risk it? I think it's better to stay home for now."
“It Feels Like A Hurricane Is Coming”: Undocumented Immigrants Are Hunkering Down In Their Homes Ahead Of The ICE Raids
One Miami housekeeper is skipping work, turning off the lights at home, and closing the curtains. Like many others across the country, she’s terrified of planned raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents.
Immigration Judges Are Railing Against A Plan To Replace Court Interpreters With Videos
“I think the entire premise of this plan is wrongheaded,” one judge wrote. “It will be disruptive to my court and definitely will not be a time saver.”
ICE Raids Targeting Thousands Of Families Nationwide Are Planned For Sunday
The planned multiday operation will target undocumented families who have been issued final removal orders.
Immigrant Asylum-Seekers May Get Less Time To Prepare Their Cases Under A New Trump Administration Rule
Critics say it's just the latest Trump administration attempt to make the process of applying for asylum harder for immigrants.
These Pictures Show The "Dangerous" Overcrowding At Border Patrol Facilities
The Department of Homeland Security's Office of Inspector General published a report Tuesday on overcrowding at border facilities in the Rio Grande Valley.
A 30-Year-Old Father Died After Being Detained For Weeks By ICE
The Honduran man had previously been sent back to Mexico under a Trump administration program requiring Central American immigrants to wait outside the US.
The Trump Administration Is Readying Plans To Deny Asylum To Central Americans And Speed Up Deportations
The two policies could dramatically reshape the immigration system, both within the US and at the border.
US Asylum Officers Slam Trump’s Policy, Calling It “Contrary To The Moral Fabric Of Our Nation”
“By forcing a vulnerable population to return to a hostile territory where they are likely to face persecution, the MPP abandons our tradition of providing a safe haven to the persecuted,” the asylum officers’ union wrote.
Investigators Found Immigrant Kids And Families Locked In Disgusting Conditions In Border Camps
Wet wipes used instead of showers, repeated bologna sandwiches causing constipation, and standing room only in cells were conditions described in a draft DHS report seen exclusively by BuzzFeed News.
“This Shit Is Chaos”: Top Immigration Official Resigns In Shakeup Amid Uproar Over Immigrant Detentions
John Sanders, the acting head of US Customs and Border Protection, offered his resignation, and sources said the acting ICE director will take his spot.
Trump Has Unexpectedly Postponed The Nationwide ICE Raids Targeting Immigrant Families
Sources said administration officials believed the acting Homeland Security secretary, or his staff, had leaked operational details, putting the plan in jeopardy.
ICE Will Launch Nationwide Raids On Immigrant Families Starting This Weekend
The roundup, targeting families who have been issued final removal orders, is expected to begin Sunday in several cities across the country.
The Homeland Security Chief Will Tour The Southern Border With First Ladies From Central America
The visit comes as the administration deals with record levels of Central American families crossing the border.
The ICE Director Said The Trump Administration Will Remove Undocumented Immigrant Families
Acting director of ICE Mark Morgan told reporters Wednesday that the agency needed to send a message to bring down the record numbers of families crossing the border every month.
A Top Immigration Official Appears To Be Warning Asylum Officers About Border Screenings
The email appeared to push asylum officers to stop allowing passage to some people seeking refuge at an initial screening at the border.
A “Listless” 1-Month-Old Girl And Her Teenage Mother Were Discovered In Border Patrol Detention
Attorneys, who were shocked by their discovery inside a Texas detention facility, said the prematurely born baby was lethargic, cold, and not eating.