Arrests on the Border Down 18% Because of Zero Tolerance, Administration Says

Illegal border crossings were down 18% in June compared with May according to the Department of Homeland Security. The agency credits its zero-tolerance policy for the drop in migration numbers. “Following the implementation of the Administration’s zero-tolerance policy, the June 2018 Southwest Border Migration numbers declined by 18 percent when compared to the previous month,” […]

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ICE Immigration Raid on Ohio Landscaper Sees 114 Arrested

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement carried out one of the largest raids against undocumented workers in recent years yesterday, when about 200 federal agents descended on Corso’s Flower & Garden Center in Ohio. The raid resulted in the arrest of 114 workers who are not authorized to be in the country. Corso’s is a large […]

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ICE Workplace Investigations More Than Double

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced that the number of workplace investigations it has conducted for illegal labor this year has already doubled the entire amount conducted last year. The results have been more arrests and more fines collected half way through this fiscal year than all of last. ICE reported that from Oct. […]

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Smartphone App Calls for Help When Illegal Immigrants Are Detained

An immigration advocacy organization has developed an app designed to notify a list of family members if an individual is at risk for deportation. The app, Notifica, sends out pre-composed notices to designated lists of family members, legal advocates or other contacts, informing them that the sender may have been detained by police or Immigration […]

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Israel Has Begun Removing African Migrants Who Entered the Country Illegally

Israel has informed thousands of African migrants that they must leave the country by the end of March or risk jail time, officials said.  Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced the plan last month.  Under its parameters about 38,000 mainly Eritrean and Sudanese migrants who entered the country illegally must leave the country by the end […]

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