Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Tens of thousands of young families caught crossing the border illegally earlier this year have failed to meet with federal immigration agents, as they were instructed. (Photo by HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Immigrant Families Fail to Report to Federal Agents

About 70 percent of immigrant families the Obama administration had released into the U.S. never returned for follow up appointments, reveals ICE source.

09/25/2014

President Barack Obama has slowed deportations by nearly 20 percent. (Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Deportations Down 20 Percent, Fewest Since 2007

President Barack Obama has quietly slowed deportations by nearly 20 percent while delaying plans to act on his own potentially to shield millions of immigrants from expulsion.

09/12/2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents detain undocumented immigrants after a foot chase on July 25, 2014 near Falfurrias, Texas. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Report: ICE Released More Than 2,000 Immigrants Facing Deportation For Budget Reasons, Didn’t Tell White House

Government officials decided to release more than 2,000 immigrants facing deportation in 2013 strictly for budget reasons and didn’t tell the Homeland Security secretary about the plan, according to an oversight report.

08/13/2014

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer talks to the news media after voting in the Republican presidential primary on Feb. 28, 2012 in Glendale, Ariz. (credit: Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Brewer Spokesman: Conditions At Center Holding Immigrant Children Dire

Mattresses, portable toilets and showers were brought in Saturday for 700 unaccompanied minors who spent the night sleeping on plastic cots inside an Arizona warehouse, a federal official said.

06/08/2014

President Obama held a Tuesday meeting at the Eisenhower Office Building with the country’s top law enforcement officials to make the case for immigration reform. Obama said the current system “makes it harder” for law enforcement to do their jobs, reiterating that most illegal immigrants “are not making trouble,” and “are not causing crimes.”  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama: Most Illegal Immigrants ‘Not Making Trouble, Not Causing Crimes’

President Obama held a Tuesday meeting at the Eisenhower Office Building with the country’s top law enforcement officials to make the case for immigration reform. Obama said the current system “makes it harder” for law enforcement to do their jobs, reiterating that most illegal immigrants “are not making trouble,” and “are not causing crimes.”

05/14/2014

Tens of thousands of immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally but don't have serious criminal records could be shielded from deportation under a policy change being weighed by senior American officials. (Getty Images)

Report: Immigrants Getting Better At Fighting Deportations

Nearly half of immigrants facing deportation have won their cases in the last year, says study.

02/14/2014

After serving nine tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, he now has a new target — child predators.  (Lefteris Pitarakis - Pool/Getty Images)

Wounded Veterans Work to Capture Child Predators

Oskar Zepeda has had pretty much one mission in his life: kill or capture.

01/05/2014

Protesters chain themselves together outside the ICE field office in Fairfax on Dec. 16, 2013. (Photo from @ndlon)

Immigration Protesters Chain Together Outside ICE Office in Fairfax

Nine people were arrested during a protest outside the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in northern Virginia on Monday morning, authorities say.

12/16/2013

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Va., N.Y. 7-Eleven Stores Exploited Immigrants, Feds Say

Nine owners and managers of 7-Eleven stores across Long Island and in Virginia were charged on Monday in a scheme to exploit immigrants from Pakistan and the Philippines.

06/17/2013

The Obama administration has eased the rules for would-be asylum-seekers, refugees and others who hope to come to the United States or stay here and who gave "limited" support to terrorists or terrorist groups.  (credit: Maria Belen Perez Gabilondo/AFP/Getty Images)

Iranian Accused Of Nuclear Smuggling Deported

U.S. immigration officials have deported an Iranian businessman found guilty of illegally shipping equipment to Iran that authorities said could be used in the country’s nuclear program.

01/04/2013

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