Robert Moore, El Paso Matters, Sept. 17, 2021
"A new report details “deeply troubling failures” by U.S. Customs and Border Protection in the 2019 death of a Guatemalan boy in the agency’s custody, including the creation of false...
Dara Lind, May 14, 2021
"Taylor Levy couldn’t understand why she’d been held for hours by Customs and Border Protection officials when crossing back into El Paso, Texas, after getting dinner with friends in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, in...
NWIRP, Apr. 29, 2021
"The United States has agreed to pay two men $35,000 each in settlements after they were wrongfully detained and interrogated by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents in separate incidents at the Intermodal Center, a bus...
CBP, Apr. 19, 2021
"This memorandum establishes updated language and aligns our communication practices with the Biden Administration’s guidance regarding immigration terminology. The Administration has provided guidance on the preferred...
White House, Apr. 12, 2021
" Ur Jaddou, Nominee for Director of Citizenship and Immigration Services
Ur Mendoza Jaddou has two decades of experience in immigration law, policy, and administration. Most recently, she was the Director of DHS Watch...
Austin Landis, Spectrum News, Mar. 12, 2021
"On Friday, the Biden administration officially ended an information sharing agreement between Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the agencies caring for unaccompanied children who cross the...
CBP, Feb. 4, 2021
"Effective Feb. 2, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is enforcing the requirement that travelers wear face masks at all air, land and sea ports of entry in the United States in accordance with President Biden’s Executive...
Felipe De La Hoz, The Intercept, Jan. 2, 2021
"U.S. Customs and Border Protection has used a controversial Centers for Disease Control and Prevention order authorizing the expulsion of asylum-seekers on supposed public health grounds to send multiple...
NWIRP, Dec. 28, 2020 - NEW EMAILS SHED FURTHER LIGHT ON ILLEGAL DETENTIONS OF IRANIANS
"Today, the Council on American Islamic Relations¬-Washington (CAIR-WA) and the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) are making public an official...
NWIRP, Nov. 17, 2020
EMAILS SHOW CBP DETAINED HUNDREDS OF IRANIANS FOR HOURS PURSUANT TO UNLAWFUL DIRECTIVE
Matt Adams, NWIRP Legal Director – (206) 957-8611, firstname.lastname@example.org
Imraan Siddiqi, CAIR-WA Executive Director –...
DHS OIG, Oct. 27, 2020
"In May 2018, DHS and CBP leaders anticipated an increase in undocumented aliens seeking entry at the southern border. In response, the leaders urged undocumented aliens seeking protection under U.S. asylum laws (“asylum...
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Democratic Staff Report, Oct. 13, 2020
Michelle Hackman, José de Córdoba, Wall Street Journal, Oct. 13, 2020
"U.S. border agents working in Guatemala detained Honduran migrants intending to make...
Tianna Spears, Politico, Aug. 30, 2020
"There was one difference between me and my colleagues who rarely if ever got stopped: The vast majority of my colleagues were white, while I’m Black. But I was a U.S. citizen, and a diplomat. I had...
SOUTHWEST BORDER: CBP Needs to Increase Oversight of Funds, Medical Care, and Reporting of Deaths
"Three children died in U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s custody in fiscal year 2019, prompting questions about medical care in the agency’s...
This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 04/30/2020
"On June 27, 2019, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) published a notice in the Federal Register (84 FR 30745), requesting public comments regarding the construction...