Houston Joining Lawsuit Against 'Sanctuary Cities' LawHouston city leaders have voted to join a lawsuit trying to halt a Texas law that would crackdown on 'sanctuary cities.' Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, El Paso County and several organizations are already challenging the law.
ICE Shutters Detention Alternate For Asylum-SeekersThe Trump administration is shutting down the least restrictive alternative to detention available to asylum-seekers who have entered the U.S. illegally.
70 Arrested In North Texas And Oklahoma During ICE OperationOfficials with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced that 70 criminal immigrants and others were recently arrested in North Texas and Oklahoma during a 3-day operation.
Texas Senate OKs Reimbursing Police For Immigration TrainingICE runs a training program in South Carolina for participating law enforcement officers.
Cinco De Mayo In Trump Era Leaves Mexican-Americans TornIn some cities, many are reluctant to take part in Cinco de Mayo festivities this year as President Donald Trump steps up federal immigration enforcement and supporters back his call for the building of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
What To Know As Texas Nears Passing 'Sanctuary City' LawWhat to know about a Texas bill targeting so-called 'sanctuary cities' that is heading to the desk of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, who has pledged to sign the measure that immigrant-rights activists say will lead to profiling and discrimination.
Texas Getting First Immigrant Center Built Under Trump AdministrationThe GEO Group said its 1,000-bed detention facility will be in Conroe, north of Houston, and will open by the end of next year.
ICE Officers Arrest 26 Criminal Aliens During 3-Day Operation In Fort WorthOf those arrested during this operation ending Sunday, 23 are from Mexico, and three are from Honduras.
Texas Asks To Join Lawsuit Over Dallas County ICE HoldsTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton has asked a judge to allow the state to join Dallas County officials in a federal lawsuit brought by immigrants alleging their civil rights were violated when they were held in the county jail on immigration holds.
Dreamer Or Gang Member? Father Of Three DeportedA Grand Prairie man was deported Friday and accused of being a gang member.
Three Gang Members Sentenced For Child Sex Trafficking ConspiracyThree men with ties to the Polywood Crips street gang in Fort Worth were sentenced for their respective roles in a child sex trafficking conspiracy.
Release Sought For Ex-Con Immigrant Who Asked For Protection OrderIrvin Gonzalez is in the custody of the U.S. Marshals Service while she faces a federal charge of illegal re-entry into the United States.