Entity: DHS - Immigration and Customs Enforcement

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications Regarding Reopening or Re-Calendering Court Cases of DACA Recipients

June 2, 2020
FOIA to the Department of Homeland Security seeking communications with the Executive Office of the President regarding reopening or re-calendering court cases of DACA recipients.

News Roundup: A Somber Week After Memorial Day

May 29, 2020
As states across the country enter various phases of “reopening,” sobering news about the federal government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic continues to emerge. 

New DHS Executive Secretary Linked to Stephen Miller’s Network

May 29, 2020
American Oversight has identified the agency’s new executive secretary as a likely member of the White House adviser's network of like-minded allies.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Communications with Guatemala Ministry of Health

May 28, 2020
FOIA to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking Communications with Guatemala Ministry of Health

American Oversight Sues Administration for Documentation of Detention Center Covid Response

May 21, 2020
American Oversight sued the administration on Thursday for failing to release documents regarding the impact of the coronavirus on vulnerable populations in prisons and immigration detention centers. 

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS, ICE, DOJ, and BOP — Coronavirus Outbreak in Prisons

May 21, 2020
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Department of Justice, and the Federal Bureau of Prisons for directives, risk assessments, data, and related communications regarding the outbreak of coronavirus in prisons.

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.

Chaos, Confusion and Obfuscation at DHS Around Family Separation

May 12, 2020
Documents obtained by American Oversight provide further evidence of miscommunication and disorganization at the same time officials were issuing misleading public statements.

News Roundup: Who Will Watch the Inspectors General?

May 8, 2020
Every week seems to bring a new example of President Donald Trump’s disdain — or fear — of independent oversight.

Complaint: Ryo v. DHS, CBP, and ICE — Agency Data on Detainees

May 5, 2020
Lawsuit filed by Emily Ryo, represented by American Oversight, against the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and Immigration and Customs Enforcement for agencies’ data regarding detainees, including information on detainees’ immigration case history.