Case Number: 19-1817

American Oversight Documents Reveal Troubling Details About ICE’s Handling of Death in Custody

December 8, 2020
Records show ICE officials kept Mergensana Amar restrained over objections of hospital staff, and didn’t follow the agency’s policy on death notifications.

ICE Emails Regarding Roxsana Hernandez’s Detainee Death Review

May 15, 2020
Emails exchanged between Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officers pertaining to conducting Roxsana Hernandez's detainee death review and distributing a redacted copy to the Honduran Ambassador.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS, ICE, and CBP – Conditions in Detention Centers

June 21, 2019
American Oversight's lawsuit against DHS, ICE, and CBP to shed light on conditions in migrant detention centers, as well as records related to various migrant children who died in U.S. custody.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Civil Rights Complaints Related to Deaths in Custody

February 8, 2019
FOIA to DHS seeking civil rights complaints and related documents regarding detainee deaths and other complaints of rights' violations.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Reports on the Deaths of Individuals Held in ICE Custody

February 8, 2019
FOIA to ICE seeking agency reports on the deaths of Roxsana Hernandez and Mergensana Amar.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Records Related to the Deaths of ICE Detainees

February 8, 2019
FOIA to ICE seeking agency records related to the deaths of Roxsana Hernandez and Mergensana Amar.