Tag Archives: Abuse

The Women Asked ICE for Soap. They Got Pepper-Sprayed Instead.

They called her the Lying Doctor. Her coronavirus presentation ended in terror. Here’s what happened, in the words of women who were there. ...

U.S. Held Nearly 70,000 Migrant Children In Government Custody In 2019

The U.S. government has acknowledged that being held in detention can be traumatic for children. ...

US moves 249 migrant children from Texas facility after reports of poor conditions

Nearly 250 migrant children who were held at a Customs and Border Protection facility in Clint, Texas, will be shifted into the Department of Health and Human Services' shelter system by Tuesday following reports of poor ...

A Private Prison Company Says Georgia’s Investigation Into a Detainee’s Death Must Stay Secret

A private prison company worked to block the release of potentially embarrassing information about a suicide at one of its immigration detention centers this summer, according to emails obtained from the Georgia Bureau o ...

AT LARGEST ICE DETENTION CENTER IN THE COUNTRY, GUARDS CALLED ATTEMPTED SUICIDES “FAILURES”

WHEN CARLOS HIDALGO was detained at the ICE processing center, in Adelanto, California, guards would mock the detainees lined up to get their meals by imitating the call of cows. “Moo! Here are the cows, walking through! ...

“Humanitarian crisis” looms as Arizona threatens to revoke immigrant children shelter licenses

Arizona health officials threatened on Wednesday to revoke the licenses of 13 federally funded immigrant children shelters, accusing the facilities’ operator, Southwest Key, of displaying an “astonishingly flippant attit ...

El Salvador: 3 Kids Separated in US Were Abused at Shelters

Liduvina Magarin, deputy foreign relations minister for Salvadorans overseas, said authorities had received reports of the abuse of the children ages 12 to 17 by workers at unnamed shelters. ...

ICE’s Illegal Abuse of Teenagers Proves the Agency Is Beyond Reform

A month earlier, she had fled to the United States from Guatemala with her 2-year-old son after gang members threatened to kill her. Because she was 17, immigration officials placed her and her son in the custody of the ...

Detained Dads: ICE Re-Separated Our Families as Punishment

Attorneys for more than a dozen immigrant fathers currently being held at a Texas detention center say their clients were re-separated from their children last week as punishment for protesting their treatment at the han ...

Ex-ICE Agent Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Assault

Authorities say John Olivas of Riverside was arrested Wednesday and pleaded not guilty to federal civil rights charges of deprivation of rights under color of law. ...

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