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.”
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.
FEMA Administrator Brock Long and the Department of Homeland Security rejected a Democratic senator’s claim that nearly $10 million was diverted from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Prince Gbohoutou, a 26-year-old tattoo artist from Maryland, said he was assaulted by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers as they attempted to force him onto a plane to the Central African Republic where his mother had been killed.
House Bill 1549 would require counties and municipalities to comply with and support the enforcement of federal immigration laws.
Fairfax County’s sheriff is ending an agreement with federal immigration officials to hold inmates longer than their criminal jail sentence.
One of the 10 undocumented immigrants who died in the back of a broiling tractor-trailer graduated from a Fairfax County high school and had recently been deported.
An Iraqi national is desperately clinging to hope that he’ll be able to remain in the U.S., despite a deportation order fueled by President Donald Trump’s travel ban.
A mother of two in Fairfax County has been detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers after a routine check-in Thursday stemming from a 2013 traffic misdemeanor.
A Silver Spring, Maryland, teen charged with bringing an assault rifle to his high school was released on bond despite having an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainer in his name.
Anyone who thinks the rape at Rockville High School was preventable doesn’t understand the school’s size and the security staff’s limitations, Montgomery County Police Chief Tom Manger said.
Leaders in Fairfax County, Virginia, said Tuesday they’re worried that concern in the immigrant community about being deported could threaten public trust in local police. “We’re here to protect you, not deport you,” the county’s police chief said.
Federal authorities have identified for possible deportation five men and a woman who have been charged in connection with two recent deaths in Fairfax and Prince William counties in Virginia.
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