Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Lawyers: Immigrant Mothers In Texas Coerced To Wear Ankle MonitorsLawyers representing immigrant mothers held in a South Texas detention center say the women have been denied counsel and coerced into accepting ankle-monitoring bracelets as a condition of release.
ICE Arrests 27 Convicted Criminal Aliens In North TexasTwenty seven convicted criminal aliens were arrested in North Texas during a four day sweep by local U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents.
Nationwide Sting Nets Immigrant Felons In Texas, OklahomaFederal immigration authorities say they have arrested more than 100 undocumented immigrants with prior criminal convictions living illegally in North Texas and Oklahoma.
Federal Officials Propose Texas Immigration Lockup Federal authorities want to build a new South Texas immigration lockup for families amid an unprecedented surge in the number of youngsters pouring across the U.S. border, a federal official said Thursday.
Farmers Branch Loses Battle To Enact Anti-Immigrant LawsA former Pennsylvania coal town and a Dallas suburb lost a lengthy battle to enact anti-immigrant laws Monday when the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear their appeals.
Federal Cuts Lead To Mass ICE Detention Centers ReleaseEven before cuts effect, at least one federal agency is already making money-saving moves. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement has released hundreds of illegal immigrants from detention centers across the country, including here in Texas.
Dozens Of Children Rescued In Exploitation Probe U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says 36 of 123 sexually exploited children identified in a five-week, international child pornography investigation were rescued in North Texas.