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Detained Immigrants

ICE Launches Hotline For Detained Undocumented Immigrants

The Huffington Post | Cindy Y. Rodriguez | Posted 01.04.2012 | Latino Voices

At a time when states such as Alabama and Arizona push for tougher immigration laws, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has launched a hot...

Immigration Detention Reforms Are More Than Just Window Dressing

Michelle Brané | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Brané

Critics have reduced improvements to facility conditions to potted plants and bingo night. But we are obligated to reform an nefficient system in which detainees have been dying due to negligent medical treatment.

Detained Immigrants Slated For Deportation Being Counted For Census Money

AP | MANUEL VALDES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TACOMA, Wash. — Paulo Sergio Alfaro-Sanchez, an illegal immigrant being held at a detention center in Washington state, had no idea that the fed...

America's Broken Immigration System

Wajahat Ali | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Wajahat Ali

Our tone deaf reliance on the private sectors to perform public functions without an enforceable system of regulations has produced an abusive system depriving individuals of basic rights.

Most Immigrants In Detention Did Not Have Criminal Record, Reports AP

AP | MICHELLE ROBERTS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

America's detention system for immigrants has mushroomed in the last decade, a costly building boom that was supposed to sweep up criminals and ensure...