After his arrest by ICE shook New York City in 2018, activist Ravi Ragbir has managed to avoid deportation, for now.
Despite making up only 7.2 percent of the noncitizen population in the US, more than 20 percent of people facing deportation on criminal grounds are Black.
New York ICE Chief and Deportation Officer Say They Worked Closely with State Court Officers on Arrests
“I got most of my guidance, my dealing with the court, from the court officers. We worked with them very well,” said David Rodriguez, a deportation officer who works out of the Varick Street ICE office.
The arrest came despite the NYPD stating it does not need federal assistance in policing the protest.
Despite previously denying working with ICE on Operation Matador, emails show Nassau County and Suffolk County Police Departments worked closely with the agency.
A contract with ICE stipulates that data gathered by the company and used in arrests be “analyzed internally by both automation and trained analysts”
We spent a year investigating the impact of Trump's policies on New York's immigration courts. After watching hundreds of hearings a day, here are some details of what we found.
14-year old Jenny is one of a growing number of children who were previously in the government's Remain in Mexico program that ICE is now trying to deport.
Jorge was placed in a cell for 23 hours per day as a form of quarantine, according to his attorney.
The New York State Attorney General, the Brooklyn District Attorney and The Legal Aid Society announced on Wednesday the filing of two separate lawsuits aimed at blocking ICE from carrying out courthouse arrests.