"In deportation proceedings initiated during July - September 2011 by the
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in the nation's 50 plus
Immigration Courts, only 7,378 individuals — just 13.8 percent of the
total — were charged with having engaged in criminal activities...
The Obama administration says it is deporting a record number of criminals. The truth, however, is more complicated — and the administration’s
rhetoric may be influenced by the political tightrope it’s walking as it
tries simultaneously to please Latinos and independent voters....
"A free webinar is scheduled for Thursday, May 17, at 2:00pm (Eastern US
time) to present and discuss trends in new Immigration Court deportation
proceedings for individual nationalities.
Overall filings during FY 2012 continue to decline for most
nationalities, and Immigration and Customs...