Three states have opted out of a federal immigration program that helps identify and deport illegal immigrants.Massachusetts is now the third state to opt out of a federal immigration program that helps identify illegal immigrants and turn them over to federal officials.Governor Deval Patrick cal ... More >>
A suspected human smuggler is behind bars after allegedly holding a 9-year-old Ecuadorian boy hostage for more than four months and demanding $4,000 from his family for his release.Ecuadorian nationals, the family was unable to pay the ransom, but Immigration and Customs Enforcement agen ... More >>
New info obtained by ICE show that the Arizona's border isn't quite the revolving door some may think it is.
Of the illegal immigrants "removed" from Arizona by the U.S. Immigration and Customs bureau in 2009, only 4 percent of those individuals had also been removed in 20 ... More >>
The feds are finally getting serious about folks like Evelio Padilla-Ortega.
Padilla-Ortega served just six years in a Mexican prison for a 1988 murder he committed in California, then snuck back into the United States.
The Mexican national, now 47, was caught by U.S. authorities in 2003 a ... More >>
Janet Napolitano reminded Arizona on Friday that the feds have the discretion not to accept immigrants busted under the state's new law.
The statement by the Homeland Security Secretary seems intended to prepare Americans for a new Immigration and Customs Enforcement bureau policy that c ... More >>
Image: Wikimedia CommonsSo-called human traffickers were apparently trying to set up shop in Arizona before authorities caught up to them.
According a May indictment of 12 people, including eight from Uzbekistan, the alleged traffickers had already brought several immigrants to Missour ... More >>
Image: ICE PowerPoint presentationThe U.S. Bureau of Immigrations and Customs Enforcement is seeking a supervisor and agents to operate a recently approved investigation office in Phoenix.
The news, (first reported in the Arizona Daily Sun yesterday), comes after about t ... More >>