Entity: DHS - Immigration and Customs Enforcement

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.

News Roundup: Protecting the Right to Vote During a Pandemic

May 1, 2020
Like many things in today’s politics, mail-in voting has become a political flashpoint as the November election gets closer.

FOIA to ICE for Documented Grievances Filed from March 2020

May 1, 2020
FOIA request to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking grievances from immigration processing and detention centers.

FOIA to ICE for Records Regarding the Facial Recognition Software Company Clearview AI

April 28, 2020
FOIA to Immigration and Customs Enforcement for records regarding the facial recognition software company Clearview AI, Inc.

FOIA to ICE for Communications with Representatives of the Facial Recognition Software Company Clearview AI

April 28, 2020
FOIA to Immigration and Customs Enforcement for records reflecting communications with representatives of the facial recognition software company Clearview AI, Inc.

News Roundup: Miracle Drugs and Trump’s Alternate Reality

April 24, 2020
Trump has seemingly failed to learn that no amount of political spin can minimize his administration’s mismanaged pandemic response.

News Roundup: Transparency and Oversight Are More Important Than Ever

March 27, 2020
During ordinary times, government transparency maintains a functioning democracy. But during the coronavirus outbreak, it can also save lives.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Memos on Family Separation

March 24, 2020
FOIA to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) seeking signed memorandum providing legal analysis of family separation.