ICE Headline News Feed by Category - Enforcement and Removal

ICE Headline News Feed by Category


02/28/2024 04:47 PM
ERO Salt Lake City arrests 8 noncitizens with sex offense convictions as part of nation-wide law enforcement effort
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers apprehended eight unlawfully present noncitizen sex offenders as part of a nation-wide law enforcement effort that netted 275 noncitizens that ran from Feb. 5 to Feb. 16.
02/27/2024 11:04 AM
ERO Boston arrests Guatemalan national convicted of child sexual assault in Massachusetts
On Feb. 21, ERO Boston arrested an unlawfully present 34-year-old citizen of Guatemala in Gloucester who was recently convicted locally of indecent assault and battery on a child under the age of 14.
02/26/2024 07:01 PM
ERO Philadelphia removes foreign fugitive wanted for drug trafficking to Brazil
ICE's ERO Philadelphia removed Miramar Martins De Brito, a citizen of Brazil with a final order of removal, to Brazil on Feb. 23. Martins is a foreign fugitive wanted by law enforcement authorities in Brazil for drug trafficking.
02/26/2024 06:56 PM
ERO Baltimore apprehends Honduran national convicted of robbery in Maryland
In January 2023, ERO Baltimore lodged an immigration detainer against the Honduran noncitizen with the Montgomery County Detention Center in Rockville. However, the Montgomery County Detention Center refused to honor the detainer and released the noncitizen from custody three weeks later.
02/26/2024 05:14 PM
ERO Philadelphia removes foreign fugitive wanted to complete incarceration in Colombia
ICE ERO Philadelphia removed Miguel Angel Hernandez Moreno, a citizen of Colombia with a final order of removal, to Colombia on Feb. 13. Hernandez is a foreign fugitive wanted by law enforcement authorities in Colombia to complete his incarceration for conviction on a simple homicide with aggravating factors.
02/26/2024 04:14 PM
ERO Seattle arrests 12 noncitizens with sex offense convictions as part of nationwide law enforcement effort
ICE ERO Seattle arrested 12 noncitizens with sex offense-related convictions during a nationwide law enforcement effort that ran from Feb. 5 to Feb. 16.
02/26/2024 04:07 PM
ERO Boston arrests Mexican national convicted of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon
ERO Boston arrested an unlawfully present citizen of Mexico who was convicted locally of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Deportation officers from ERO Boston apprehended him Feb. 21 in Waltham.
02/26/2024 12:14 PM
ERO New Orleans focuses targeted operation on convicted sexual offenders
ICE ERO New Orleans officers apprehended six unlawfully present noncitizen sex offenders during a nationwide law enforcement effort that ran from Feb. 5 through Feb. 16.
02/26/2024 12:07 PM
ICE arrests 19 noncitizens with sex offense convictions as part of nationwide law enforcement effort
ERO officers apprehended 25 unlawfully present noncitizen sex offenders throughout Colorado as part of a nationwide law enforcement effort that netted 275 noncitizens that ran from Feb. 5 to Feb. 16.
02/26/2024 10:57 AM
ERO Los Angeles arrests 36 noncitizens with sex offense convictions during nationwide law enforcement effort
ICE ERO officers apprehended 36 unlawfully present noncitizen sex offenders during a nationwide law enforcement effort that ran from Feb. 5 to Feb. 16.
02/23/2024 05:19 PM
ERO Boston arrests MS-13 gang member wanted in El Salvador for murder
In March 2001, the Salvadoran national unlawfully entered the United States at the Canadian border in New York. He was arrested by USBP and served with a notice to appear before a federal immigration judge with the DOJ EOIR.
02/23/2024 04:39 PM
ICE arrests 41 noncitizens with sex offense convictions as part of nationwide law enforcement effort
ICE ERO officers apprehended 41 unlawfully present noncitizen sex offenders as part of a nationwide law enforcement effort that netted 275 noncitizens. The operation ran from Feb. 5 to Feb. 16.
02/23/2024 04:20 PM
ICE conducts single adult, family unit removal flights Feb. 23
ICE, a component agency of DHS, working in close coordination across the Department including with CBP, continued to facilitate removal flights of single adults and family units February 19 - 23.
02/23/2024 02:13 PM
ERO Harlingen arrests unlawfully present Mexican national with multiple removals
The Mexican citizen unlawfully entered the United States near Weslaco in October 2017. He was detained and served with a noticed and order of expedited removal to Mexico.
02/23/2024 10:47 AM
6 noncitizen sex offenders, including 3 child predators, apprehended in Houston area during national ICE ERO operation
ICE ERO Houston arrested six noncitizen sex offenders, including three noncitizens, convicted of child sex offenses during a nationwide law enforcement effort that ran from Feb. 5 to Feb. 16.
02/23/2024 08:40 AM
ICE arrests 275 noncitizens with sex offense convictions during nation-wide law enforcement effort
ICE ERO officers apprehended 275 unlawfully present noncitizen sex offenders during a nation-wide law enforcement effort that ran from February 5-16, 2024.
02/22/2024 12:19 PM
ERO New Orleans apprehends convicted felon
The Mexican citizen has previous felony convictions for forgery, fraud, larceny, residential burglary, theft and fleeing police. He has been removed from the United States four times.
02/22/2024 11:08 AM
ERO San Francisco arrests Mexican citizen wanted for child exploitation
The person entered the United States at an unknown location on Aug. 8, 2019. The district court in Zacatecas issued the arrest warrant Oct. 20, 2019.
02/16/2024 05:19 PM
ICE conducts single adult, family unit removal flights Feb. 16
ICE, a component agency of DHS, working in close coordination across the Department including with CBP, continued to facilitate removal flights of single adults and family units February 12 -18.
02/16/2024 02:13 PM
ERO Harlingen removes noncitizen wanted for fraud in Mexico
Deportation officers assigned to the ERO Laredo suboffice removed Alma De La Pena-Sanchez, 54, from the United States to Mexico on Feb. 15.
02/16/2024 10:21 AM
ERO Baltimore arrests unlawfully present Salvadoran gang member convicted of assault in Maryland
ERO Baltimore apprehended a 23-year-old noncitizen who was convicted of an assault in Maryland in 2022.
02/15/2024 12:01 PM
ERO Boston arrests Guatemalan national charged with child sexual assault in Rhode Island
ERO Boston apprehended an unlawfully present citizen of Guatemala Feb. 6 who is facing child molestation charges in Providence, Rhode Island.
02/14/2024 10:23 AM
ERO Boston arrests fugitive wanted for commercial theft conviction in Brazil
ERO Boston arrested a Brazilian national Feb. 9 in Saugus who’s being sought by law enforcement authorities in Brazil for failing to serve a three-year, nine-month prison sentence that followed his conviction of commercial theft/receiving stolen property.
02/13/2024 11:59 AM
ERO Boston arrests unlawfully present Brazilian charged with multiple counts of assault and battery in Massachusetts and Connecticut
ERO Boston arrested an unlawfully present Brazilian national charged with six counts of assault and battery with a firearm in Massachusetts and one count of a similar charge in Connecticut.
02/13/2024 10:24 AM
ICE detainee captured, returned to detention
ICE detainee Irguin Joel Padilla-Castro, 26, a Honduran national, was captured the same day of his early morning escape from the ICE detention facility in central Louisiana.