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ICE Field Office Directors publish statement on enforcement and removal operations

  1. Date Announced

    Sept. 12, 2019

    ICE Field Office Directors publish "Letter to the American Public" defending and explaining enforcement and removal operations, including that ICE needs no warrant to make arrests; that "no judge in this country has the authority to issue a warrant for a civil immigration violation"; that "obstructing or otherwise interfering with ICE arrests is a crime" and may subject anyone involved to criminal prosecution; and that officers treat detainees with "dignity and respect." [ID #428]

    View Policy Document
  2. Effective Date of Change

    Sept. 12, 2019
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Change in Practice
Subject Matter: Detention Interior
Agencies Affected: ICE

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