Immigration and Customs Enforcement

courtesy Immigration and Customs Enforcement
June 25, 2019 - 8:03 am
AUSTIN ( -- Immigration officials say 52 arrests were made across Central and South Texas during a four-day enforcement action last week. According to an ICE press release, 16 arrests were made in the Austin/Waco area. 35 of those who were arrested had prior criminal histories...
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Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP
August 10, 2018 - 3:21 pm
DILLEY, Texas (AP) — A little boy with closely cropped hair was sitting quietly and grinning when he suddenly sprang to his feet and tried to swipe a brownie off a nearby tray. He couldn't quite reach it, though, instead sending crumbs and napkins in all directions and eliciting happy squeals from...
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Marie D. De Jes's/Houston Chronicle via AP, File
July 17, 2018 - 4:06 pm
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Immigrant children are complaining of being hungry, cold and afraid of the guards at U.S. holding centers where they were placed after crossing the Mexican border.
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AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
July 12, 2018 - 3:10 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Detaining immigrant children has morphed into a surging industry in the U.S. that now reaps $1 billion annually — a tenfold increase over the past decade, an Associated Press analysis finds.
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AP Photo/Paul Sancya
July 10, 2018 - 3:41 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Clutching little backpacks, smiling immigrant children were scooped up into their parents' arms Tuesday as the Trump administration rushed to meet the deadline for reuniting dozens of youngsters forcibly separated from their families at the border.
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AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast
July 06, 2018 - 2:33 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration asked a judge Friday for more time to reunite families who were separated at the border under its "zero-tolerance" policy to prosecute every person who enters the country illegally.
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AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
June 28, 2018 - 2:01 pm
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Melania Trump returned to the border Thursday to meet face-to-face with those dealing with her husband's hardline immigration policies firsthand.
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June 26, 2018 - 4:08 pm
AUSTIN (AP) — Williamson County Commissioners voted Tuesday to sever ties with a 500-bed immigration detention center that activists say is currently housing some mothers who don't know the whereabouts of their children.
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AP Photo/Matt York
June 26, 2018 - 10:43 am
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — They came from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador, with children in tow. Some were fleeing violence. Others were looking for a better life.
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AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File
June 25, 2018 - 2:17 pm
EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska (AP) — The Trump administration has chosen an Army base and an Air Force base, both in Texas, to house detained migrants swept up in the federal government's crackdown on illegal immigration, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday.
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