Immigration and customs enforcement
Officers moved amid abuse claims at Orange County ICE facility
Immigrants' rights groups want detention unit closed, detainees released to families.
Feb 24, 9:00 AM
Allegations Surface About Treatment of ICE Detainees in Orange County
An undersheriff for the Orange County jail called the allegations about poor conditions ‘lies,’ and said specific accusations of racism and abuse will be investigated.
Dec 2, 2021 10:15 AM
Is This The End of Local ICE Detention? That’s Immigrants’ Hope—And Fear
While ICE detention appears poised to end in the New York City area, immigrants are being transferred across the country, severing ties with their attorneys and families.
Jun 25, 2021 3:03 PM
14 Arrested After Protesters Block ICE From Leaving New Jersey Jail
The arrests come as immigration attorneys allege that ICE has “disappeared” its clients from the jail.
Jun 8, 2021 8:31 PM
Detained Immigrants Seek Release Under Biden’s New Enforcement Priorities, Hoping ICE Will Comply
Biden’s new executive order means immigrants who aren’t considered a danger can be released from detention. But it’s not clear everyone got the memo.
Feb 2, 2021 3:13 PM
In Aftermath Of NJ Father’s Deportation, U.S. Citizen Children Follow Him To Honduras
Melvin Herrera-Interiano was deported in March and his family decided to follow him to Honduras eight months later.
Jan 12, 2021 8:45 AM
ICE Hunger Strikes Spread To Another New Jersey Jail
Despite fear of retaliatory transfers, the hunger strikes continue at local ICE jails.
Jan 5, 2021 5:13 PM
Anti-ICE Protesters Clash With Police Outside New Jersey Jail Where Immigrants Are Held
The controversial issue of Democratic counties getting paid to jail ICE detainees boiled over into skirmishes in New Jersey this weekend.
Dec 13, 2020 5:28 PM
NJ Democrats Reverse Stance, Reject Residents’ Pleas, And Vote To Continue Jailing NYC Immigrants
In 2018, officials in Hudson County, New Jersey vowed to end a detention contract with ICE by the end of 2020. On Tuesday, they voted to renew the contract for another 10 years.
Nov 25, 2020 9:58 AM
Fate Of NJ ICE Detention Centers In Flux Ahead Of Election
Existing detention centers in New Jersey could shut down, but that’s not necessarily good news, advocates say.
Nov 2, 2020 5:30 PM
Immigration Arrest Tactics Come Under Scrutiny For Mimicking NYPD
Despite the city’s sanctuary law, ICE agents are accused of increasingly suggesting they’re NYPD to deceive immigrants into letting them into their homes.
Oct 28, 2020 5:00 AM
Released From ICE Detention Due To COVID, NJ Green Card Holder Is Detained Again
Colcas lived in the United States legally as a Green Card holder, but under President Trump, permanent residents like Colcas are targeted for deportation if they have criminal records.
Oct 19, 2020 3:39 PM
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