This morning brings with it the same wintry mix and icy conditions as Monday, though this time around it’s expected to give way to heavy rains later in the day.
The week began with sleet, freezing rain and snow around the D.C. area, resulting in school closings and delays as well as messy morning traffic on Monday. Tuesday will begin with more misery, but the worst of it will be confined to parts north and west of the District. Here’s what you need to know.
A Salvadoran woman who successfully sued Frederick County over wrongful profiling and arrest has been released from immigration officials’ custody after being unexpectedly detained during a routine check-in.
A spokesman for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement confirmed that the move is a result of local officials no longer participating in a screening program.
The move comes weeks after Anne Arundel County stopped alerting ICE about jail inmates’ immigration statuses. The county received about $4 million last year to house up to 130 detainees.
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A Salvadoran woman who was detained during a routine check-in after successfully suing a Maryland county for wrongful profiling and arrest has won a restraining order against U.S. Immigration and Customs…
Anne Arundel County Detention Facilities Superintendent Terry Kokolis ended the county’s participation in the federal 287(g) program Dec. 4, less than 24 hours after County Executive Steuart Pittman pledged to “kiss” 287(g) “goodbye.”
The Trump administration is changing the way it reviews sponsors who want to care for migrant children in government custody — backing off a requirement that all people in the house are fingerprinted.
An Arizona judge has stripped a prominent Washington-area immigration and reproductive rights organizer of her green card and ordered her deportation.
Last week, immigration officials ordered a 40-year-old mother of three to return to her native El Salvador. But Rosa Gutierrez Lopez, who fled from El Salvador in 2005, was granted sanctuary in a Bethesda, Maryland church.
A group advocating for immigrant rights accused the Fairfax County jail of providing notice to Immigration and Customs Enforcement of the date and time they are releasing people from custody.
Republican Corey Stewart, who is running for U.S. Senate in Virginia, organized the rally in support of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, which also drew protesters Tuesday night.
A Virginia man, who was pulled over last August on misdemeanor charges and kept in jail for three months, has filed a class-action lawsuit against the Culpeper County sheriff, claiming the official’s practice of holding suspected undocumented immigrants in jail after their release dates is unconstitutional.
The officers also won’t be assisting federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement in routine cases, as part of a revised memorandum of understanding between the district and county police department approved Tuesday.
The event, which was organized by the group Sanctuary DMV and promoted on Facebook, began at the Columbia Heights Civic Plaza at 14th Street and Park Road before morphing into a march.
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