Tag Archives: ICE

New ACLU Report Shows Fear of Deportation is Deterring Immigrants from Reporting Crimes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 3, 2018 CONTACT: ACLU Media, 212-549-2666,[email protected] NEW YORK — The American Civil Liberties Union released a report today that shows fear of deportation is stopping immigrants from reporting crimes and participating in court proceedings. The report, “Freezing…

ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties Condemns New ICE Policy on Detaining Pregnant Women

SAN DIEGO – The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement released a new policy today that revokes a previous guidance limiting the detention of pregnant women. The new policy eliminates the rule that ICE will not detain pregnant women except in…

UPDATE: ICE Releases Pregnant Woman From Immigration Detention Facility

SAN DIEGO – In an unexpected turn of events, a pregnant woman being held at the Otay Mesa Detention Facility for more than a month was suddenly released Tuesday night. Maria Solis, an Oceanside mother of three young children, had…

ICE Using Powerful Stingray Surveillance Devices In Deportation Searches

By Nathan Freed Wessler, Staff Attorney, ACLU Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project May 23, 2017 | 10:15 AM Amid news that immigration arrests are rising sharply under the Trump Administration, the Detroit News reported last week that Immigration and Customs…

California Could Soon Disentangle Itself from Trump’s Mass Deportations

By Jennie Pasquarella Two weeks ago, in Mendota, California, Esperanza, a mother of two young children, was driving to church when local police pulled her over for having tinted windows.  The officer issued Esperanza a fix-it ticket for the tinted…