Entity: DHS - Immigration and Customs Enforcement

FOIA to ICE Regarding Use of CLEAR Database to Conduct Surveillance of Undocumented Immigrants

April 27, 2021
FOIA request to Immigration and Customs Enforcement regarding the use of the Thomson Reuters CLEAR Database to surveil and target undocumented immigrants for deportation.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Analyses of Medical Incidents Brought to Health Service Corps

April 22, 2021
FOIA request to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) seeking analysis records of medical incidents in immigration detention centers that were escalated to the ICE Health Service Corps leadership.

DHS Watchdog Report Finds ICE Violated Detention Standards at Arizona Facility

April 15, 2021
Last week, the DHS Inspector General released a report detailing dangerous conditions at La Palma Correctional Center, an ICE detention facility in Eloy, Ariz.

Investigations Update: Covid-19 Outbreaks in Meatpacking Facilities, New Arizona Voting-Restriction Bills

March 2, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into worker safety and health in meatpacking facilities during the coronavirus pandemic, voting restrictions in the states, and Stephen Miller’s influence over immigration policy.

FOIA to ICE for Jon Feere’s Communications with Stephen Miller

March 2, 2021
FOIA request to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking Senior Advisor Jon Feere's communications with and about former Senior White House Adviser Stephen Miller.

ICE Emails Related to Unidentified Police and Deployment Orders at Protests

February 24, 2021
Records from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in response to American Oversight's request for directives and guidance given to federal police forces regarding self-identification and display of badges and uniforms, use of force guidelines, or deployment orders. These records include communications concerning law enforcement safety policies and updates on protest activity.

CBP Records of Coronavirus Procedures from March 2020

February 2, 2021
Records from U.S. Customs and Border Protection in response to American Oversight's request for directives concerning the coronavirus pandemic. These records include documents from March 2020.

Investigations Update: West Virginia Lawmaker’s Involvement in Capitol Attack and Trump’s Attempts to Overturn Georgia Election Results

January 19, 2021
See the latest in our investigations of the security at the U.S. Capitol, DOJ’s opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family, and the “burrowing in” of Trump political appointees.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Records Regarding Chief Immigration Judge Tracy Short

January 14, 2021
FOIA records request to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement regarding the appointment of Tracy Short as Chief Immigration Judge.

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.