Immigration and Customs Enforcement

(In Philadelphia City Council chambers, councilwoman Maria Quiñones Sanchez, at lectern, discussed Philadelphia's policy of cooperting with ICE.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Hearing Sought Before Nutter Modifies ICE Cooperation Agreement

Now, when Philadelphia police stop an undocumented immigrant for even a minor offense, officers will enter the person’s information into a database shared with federal immigration authorities.

02/20/2014

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Protest Says Undocumented Immigrants in Norristown Unfairly Targeted

About two dozen people demonstrated across the street from the Philadelphia office of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) for the release of four men facing deportation by the US government.

02/11/2014

(credit: Cherri Gregg/KYW)

Advocacy Group Calls For Halt On Deportations Following Immigrant Household Raids

At a time with immigration reform has many undocumented immigrants feeling empowered, a local advocacy group is calling for a moratorium on deportations following alleged FBI raids of immigrant households in South Philadelphia.

07/03/2013

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Man Charged With 4 Recent Kensington Rapes

Police have identified the man as 31-year-old Marcos Camacho.

12/08/2011

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City of Philadelphia Expected To Renew Info-Sharing Agreement With ICE

The City of Philadelphia will most likely renew its contract with the federal Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) following a positive review of the contract.

08/31/2011

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2 Philadelphia Men Indicted For Trafficking Fake Viagra, Cialis Pills

A federal grand jury recently indicted the two men after federal authorities confiscated nearly 20,000 fake Viagra and Cialis pills worth tens of thousands of dollars on the street.

06/30/2011

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