FOIA Number: DHS-21-0310

American Oversight Sues DHS for Records on Deaths in Immigration Custody

November 16, 2021
The lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeks the release of records that may shed light on the deaths of individuals held in the custody of immigration authorities.

American Oversight v. DHS — Records Concerning Deaths of Detainees in Federal Custody

November 16, 2021
American Oversight’s lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking the release of records concerning deaths of detainees held in federal immigration custody, including mortality reviews and health care and security compliance analyses.

Investigations Update: Covid-19 in Immigration Detention, MPD’s Kettling of Protesters, and Covid-19 Liability Shields

March 16, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into the spread of Covid-19 in immigration detention centers, D.C. police response to last summer’s racial justice protests, and state and local officials’ involvement in the “Stop the Steal” rally.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Healthcare and Security Compliance Analyses

March 8, 2021
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking Healthcare and Security Compliance analyses completed for individuals who died in ICE custody.