The ACLU published a report on Wednesday alleging a series of horrific instances of child abuse and neglect by Customs and Border Protection officials culled from five years of official Department of Homeland Security documents—all written during the Obama administration.
American officials have apologized to a Canadian politician after he revealed he was stopped and forced to remove his turban at a Detroit airport last year.
Federal officials admitted on Thursday that hundreds of unaccompanied migrant children placed into foster care with sponsor parents have essentially gone missing over the past year.
Donald Trump’s plan to kill off DACA just hit another snag.
President Donald Trump lashed out on Monday at a group of Central American asylum seekers traveling to the United States, calling their caravan “a disgrace” and claiming he’d instructed the Department of Homeland Security to bar them from entering the country. (“WALL,” he added.)
Back in February, Reuters reported that the Department of Homeland Security was considering barring immigrants who had received any kind of public benefits—including sending their kids to government-funded preschools—from receiving permanent residency status. On Wednesday, the Washington Post reported that it had…
Two civil rights groups on Monday filed a lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security demanding the release of what’s been referred to in government documents as the “Race Paper.”
The Department of Homeland Security on Thursday confirmed what activists and government watchdogs have long been insisting to anyone who would pay attention—that the way the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency often treats undocumented immigrants in its jails is actually pretty awful. Unfortunately, knowing is…
In an about-face, the Trump administration announced that participants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program whose paperwork was submitted by mail before—but not received by—the October 5 renewal deadline may reapply.
On Tuesday, the American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit against members of the Trump administration over the recent arrest of Rosa Maria Hernandez, a 10-year-old undocumented immigrant with cerebral palsy who was detained immediately following emergency gallbladder surgery in Laredo, TX.
In a surprise—but not too surprising—move on Friday, Donald Trump announced that Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly would be joining the White House as Chief of Staff, replacing current occupant Reince Priebus.
On Wednesday afternoon, Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke announced that he had accepted a role in the Department of Homeland Security, confirming longstanding rumors that he would join the Trump administration.
Federal immigration agents attempted to enter a New York City elementary school to make contact with a fourth grader last week, but found themselves rejected.
On Wednesday, the Department of Homeland Security launched a database that claims to track alleged criminals who are undocumented.
Una demanda federal de derechos civiles que se presentó esta semana afirma que, de los 33,126 supuestos casos de abuso sexual o físico cometidos en los centros de detención de inmigrantes, solamente 570 casos han sido investigados por la Oficina del Inspector General del Departamento de Seguridad Interna (DHS).
A federal civil rights complaint filed this week claims that, out of 33,126 complaints of sexual and physical abuse in immigration detention, only 570 cases have been investigated by the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of the Inspector General, the agency’s oversight office.
El Secretario de Seguridad Interna, John Kelly, dijo el miércoles ante una audiencia del Comité de Seguridad Fronteriza del Congreso estadounidense que un presidente de izquierda en México “no sería bueno para Estados Unidos o para México”.
For months now, scrutiny over President Donald Trump’s various travel bans and immigration orders has focused largely on who isn’t allowed into the United States (Muslims) and who’s getting kicked out once they’re here (pretty much everyone). But now we have a glimpse at another part of the president’s plans for…