Detention Camp For Migrant Teens In Texas Is Shutting DownThe Tornillo facility with capacity for 360 children opened last June in an isolated pocket of the Texas desert. It expanded into a guarded detention camp that held more than 2,700 largely Central American teens in rows of canvas tents.
Government To Expand, Extend Texas Tent Shelter For ChildrenThe U.S. government will expand its tent shelter for immigrant minors crossing the southwest border to 3,800 beds and keep it open through the end of this year.
Lawmakers: Migrant Teen Tent City In Texas To Stay Open Another MonthTexas lawmakers say they have been told atemporary tent shelter in far West Texas for immigrant minors will stay open another month.
US To Open Temporary Shelter In Texas For Immigrant ChildrenThe U.S. government will open a temporary shelter for unaccompanied immigrant children in far west Texas, as existing facilities for children reach capacity under the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy on migrants and the resulting separation of families.