FOIA Number: DHS-17-0435

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS – #CatchOfTheDay

June 6, 2018
American Oversight’s lawsuit against DHS to shed light on its use of a Twitter hashtag to publicize the arrest of undocumented immigrants.

New Lawsuit: Why Did CBP Use the Hashtag #CatchOfTheDay?

June 6, 2018
In October 2017, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) tweeted a photo of four undocumented men who were arrested by the agency and captioned it with the hashtag “#CatchOfTheDay,” a phrase typically used to describe freshly caught fish.

Complaint: American Oversight v. CBP – #CatchOftheDay

June 6, 2018
American Oversight's lawsuit against Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to shed light on its use of a Twitter hashtag to publicize the arrest of undocumented immigrants. American Oversight also filed a lawsuit against DHS asking for the same information.

FOIA to DHS Regarding Use of the Term “Catch of the Day”

October 24, 2017
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security for records relating to the decision by Customs and Border Protection to use the term “Catch of the Day” to describe the arrests of undocumented immigrants.