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The facility houses 40 immigrants on behalf of ICE
Since June, the city’s Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP), which took over inspecting duties from the police this year, has conducted 1,508 street vending inspections and issued 424 tickets, slightly surpassing NYPD’s three-month average number of civil citations prior to the pandemic.
Residents hope a new city councilmember may bring back the fight to open Park Row
Tax preparers are taking advantage of The Excluded Workers Fund to charge immigrants for preparing applications, a service nonprofits offer for free
In a final act as Governor, Andrew Cuomo pardoned Catherine Valdez and four others, staving off their deportations for now
How the death of a construction worker, publicized in the local media, upended the life of a Mexican immigrant family in Queens.
“All of my belongings were in there. I am angry that they tricked me, even though I was told by social workers and the NYPD that they could not evict me,” Lichang Wang told Documented.
Studies have shown that a healthy relationships between mentors and mentees can lead to personal development, high self-esteem, higher grades, and better social responsibility. Here is a list of organizations and programs serving students of under-represented communities in NY.
New Jersey will no longer allow public or private entities to enter into new contracts to house detained immigrants in the state