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ICE detention center struggling financially

"A privately owned detention center that houses hundreds of [unauthorized] immigrants in South Georgia narrowly avoided being auctioned off at a county tax sale this year after the Atlanta-based owner’s creditors forced the company into bankruptcy proceedings." - Jeremy Redmon,...

Prisoners of Profit: ACLU Challenges Georgia's Immigration Jails

"The report, “ Prisoners of Profit ,” was based on documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, as well as tours and interviews at Georgia's four federal immigration facilities. Three of those facilities, including the 1,750-bed Stewart Detention Center, are...

Private Immigration Jail in Georgia to Close

"A private corrections company announced Monday it will close a federal immigration detention center in Gainesville by the end of this month, citing a dwindling number of detainees." - AJC, Dec. 2 2013 .