• Hours & Info

    (562) 495-0554
    M-F: 8:00am - 6:00 p.m.
    Sat: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Social

  • Past Blog Posts

ICE Releases Information on Detainees Who Have Died in Custody

In compliance with congressional requirements described in the FY2018 DHS Appropriations Bill, ICE has provided reports regarding in-custody detainee deaths beginning in FY2018. According to a report by Human Rights Watch, the ACLU, the National Immigrant Justice Center, and Detention Watch Network, “More people died in immigration detention in fiscal year 2017 than any year since 2009” and immigration detainee deaths are “linked to dangerously inadequate medical care.”

There Are Now More Than 14,000 Immigrant Kids in Federal Custody—a New Record

The number of immigrant children in federal custody has reached an all-time high. As the length of time these children remain in government facilities grows longer, the number of children in custody will likely continue to rise.

Jamaican national in ICE custody passed away

ICE press release stating that a Jamaican national in ICE custody passed away at the Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria, LA due to organ failure associated with T-cell lymphoma. He had been in ICE custody since December 2009.

%d bloggers like this: