The U.S. government did not release 100 immigrant children detained with their parents despite this week's deadline set by a judge who had described family detention centers as “on fire” due to the threat of the coronavirus.
Denver officials on Thursday said they would not hand over information requested by U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement on four men wanted for deportation.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested fewer people during the 2019 budget year than last year, in part because resources were shifted to help handle the massive surge of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, the agency said Wednesday.
U.S. immigration officials raided seven chicken processing plants, arresting 680 mostly Latino workers in the largest workplace sting in at least a decade.
A U.S.-born 18-year-old has been released from immigration custody after wrongfully being detained for more than three weeks.
The Trump administration announced that it will vastly extend the authority of ICE to deport migrants without allowing them to appear before judges.
Immigration advocates in Chicago, who had braced for raids by ICE this weekend, said all was quiet for now.
ICE is planning to arrest thousands of undocumented families in a string of raids starting on Sunday, the New York Times reported early Thursday.
At least three states have scanned millions of driver's license photos on behalf of ICE – without the drivers' knowledge or consent.
Trump tweeted that ICE would begin removals next week; a senior administration official countered by saying the initiative is still in the planning phase.