About a third of the immigrants deported from the U.S.-Mexico border don’t recover belongings that were seized during their arrest, according to a report from a humanitarian group released Wednesday.
Mounting an offensive behind his immigration directives, President Barack Obama on Friday insisted House Republicans must take up a comprehensive immigration overhaul but said the system is so unfair that it needs the type of fixes that he initiated on his own.
The cases before a Tucson judge on Wednesday seemed fairly routine: Two men charged with drug offenses asking him to grant them bail.
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is asking a federal appeals court to delay implementation of a ruling that allows immigrants charged with a serious felony to be released on bail.
Federal officials say nine immigrants who entered the United States illegally were found locked inside the cargo area of a rental truck at a Border Patrol checkpoint in southern Arizona.
Norlan Flores Prado was still wearing a hospital bracelet from his daughter’s birth when U.S. Border Patrol agents who had been called by Tucson police arrested him on Sunday afternoon.
Immigration advocates who were allowed to visit a New Mexico detention center say women there are complaining that children aren’t getting proper medical care and people are being deported before they can see a lawyer.
About 40 Central American immigrants detained briefly in New Mexico were deported Monday, officials confirmed.
Immigrant advocates are holding protests and passing out educational material at a New Mexico border entry amid a surge of immigrant children and anger over their detention.
Residents in southeastern New Mexico crowded a town hall meeting Tuesday to express anger at the opening of a temporary detention center for immigrants suspected of entering the country illegally.