Entity: Immigration and Customs Enforcement

FOIA to ICE Seeking Records Regarding the Total Number of Custody Management Waivers

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking records sufficient to identify the total number of waivers that Custody Management has approved for every ICE facility.

FOIA to ICE Records Regarding Custody Management Waiver Policies

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking records relating to policies for approving waivers by Custody Management.

News Roundup: Remain in Mexico’s Harmful Effects and Trump’s Dangerous Impatience

August 30, 2019
Immigration officials frequently don't offer language assistance to asylum-seekers forced to return to Mexico, and Trump's rush for a border wall before 2020 raises concerns.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Communications with Trump Campaign Interests

August 30, 2019
FOIA Request to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking communications from agency officials to President Trump’s reelection campaign or other interests supporting the president’s reelection.

News Roundup: Political Appointees, Lobbyists and Those In Between

August 23, 2019
This week, we sued the VA for failing to preserve emails that top VA officials sent from personal email accounts to three members of Mar-a-Lago.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Guidance Regarding Visits of Congressional Members, Politicians, Federal Officials

August 21, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking guidance regarding how to manage and prepare for visits to immigration facilities by outside individuals including members of Congress, political candidates or officials, or federal inspectors.

News Roundup: Investigating the Administration’s Response to Domestic Terrorism

August 9, 2019
American Oversight has been investigating the administration’s response to domestic terrorism and acts of violence.

FOIA to ICE for Photographs of Cibola Detention Facility

August 8, 2019
FOIA to Immigration and Customs Enforcement for photographs, videos and audio recordings of the Cibola facility in New Mexico, which houses a unit of transgender women detainees.

News Roundup: Mueller Speaks

July 26, 2019
Special Counsel Robert Mueller made his long-awaited and much-anticipated appearance before Congress on Wednesday.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Communications with Private Prison Companies, Contractors Profiting from Detention and Incarceration, and Their Lobbyists

July 23, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking communications with private prison companies, contractors profiting from detention and incarceration, and their lobbyists. This FOIA request was filed in partnership with the non-profit advocacy organization Worth Rises.