TRAC, Sept. 20, 2022
"ICE’s latest release of detention data is, once again, riddled with errors. ICE’s data on Alternatives to Detention wrongly reports enrollments of 96,574 people, because the agency mistakenly released data from...
Todd Miller, The Border Chronicle, Sept. 15, 2022
"On June 17 a plane painted with the red, white, and blue colors of the six-time Super Bowl champion New England Patriots lifted off from Harlingen, Texas. This plane, however, wasn’t going...
Detained Leaders file simultaneous federal complaints against ICE, GEO Group & MTC
"Today, a collective of leaders and individuals detained at multiple facilities in California, filed two simultaneous complaints to the Department of Homeland...
NIPNLG, Aug. 9, 2022
"More than 40 social justice organizations sent a letter today to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) demanding an investigation into DHS' operations related to the...
Julia Ainsley, NBC News, July 18, 2022
"The Department of Homeland Security has paid millions of dollars since 2017 to purchase, without warrants, cellphone location data from two companies to track the movements of both Americans and foreigners...
ACLU, July 7, 2022
"Today, Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus and the ACLU Foundation of Northern California announced a settlement agreement that will prevent U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) from illegally using...
Gabe Rottman, Lawfare, June 29, 2022
"U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) recently released a new policy addressing the use of “compulsory investigative tools” like subpoenas, court orders, and search warrants to obtain information...
Miriam Jordan, New York Times, June 25, 2022
"A Biden administration policy that prioritized the arrest of undocumented immigrants who are considered a threat to public safety and national security has been suspended as of Saturday, rendering millions...
University of Washington Center for Human Rights, June 2022
"Every week, thousands of migrants are shackled at the hands and feet and forced onto deportation flights to destinations across the globe.  While the flights are contracted by U.S...
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"This ACLU research report, No Fighting Chance: ICE's Denial of Access to Counsel in U.S. Immigration Detention Centers , provides the first comprehensive study of the barriers to access to counsel in U.S. immigration detention...
"Aaliyah is every child who has ever known the heartbreak of having a parent forcibly removed from the home by Immigration and Customs Enforcement. She is the voiceless, and faceless child that is often forgotten in a system...
AMERICAN DRAGNET: DATA-DRIVEN DEPORTATION IN THE 21ST CENTURY
Georgetown Center of Privacy and Technology, May 10, 2022
"When you think about government surveillance in the United States, you likely think of the National Security Agency or the...
TRAC, Apr. 28, 2022
"According to new data available in TRAC's Quick Facts detention data tool, Immigration and Customs Enforcement is now monitoring 227,508 immigrants using 'alternatives to detention' (ATD) technology. The most common...
National Immigrant Justice Center, American Immigration Council, ACLU of Southern California, Southern Poverty Law Center, March 22, 2022
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