Austin To Honor Federal Immigration DetainersA Texas sheriff who had declined to honor some requests to detain immigrants in local jails says that her county now will comply with all such requests from federal authorities.
More Charges, New Defendant In Texas Human Smuggling CaseThe driver of a semitrailer found outside a San Antonio Walmart in July packed with immigrants, including 10 who died, faces additional charges in the smuggling case and another defendant has now been charged, federal officials said Wednesday.
Arrests Of Undocumented Immigrants Climbing In North TexasArrests of undocumented immigrants in North Texas have nearly doubled since President Donald Trump took office.
Tarrant County Jail, 17 Others In Texas Ink Deal With ICEThe agreement, announced at the Sheriffs Association of Texas conference in Grapevine, allows jailers to screen inmates' immigration status.
ICE Says Felon Arrested After Texas Sheriff Ignored RequestU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says it arrested a man who immigrated from Mexico illegally after law officers in Austin ignored a "detainer" request to turn him over.
Feds Will Now Target Relatives Who Smuggled In ChildrenThe Trump administration is planning to arrest parents and other relatives who authorities believe smuggled their children into the United States.
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.