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05/12/2014

ICE's top 5 news stories for the week ending May 9, 2014

May 9, 2014 – SEVP report provides snapshot of international students studying in US

The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP), part of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), released "SEVIS by the Numbers," a quarterly report of international students studying in the United States, May 7. Full Story

May 7, 2014 – ICE San Antonio deports Salvadoran woman suspected of extortion

A woman gang member from El Salvador, who is wanted in her home country for extortion, was deported May 6 by officers with ICE's Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO). Full Story

May 5, 2014 – Mass shooting in 2013 averted by Houston HSI special agent

Most of us don't know how we will respond to a true crisis. HSI Special Agent Matthew Malmquist never has to wonder how he will respond. Full Story

May 8, 2014 – Owner of English language school sentenced for immigration fraud

The former head of an English language school in Duluth, Ga., and a co-conspirator have been sentenced for bringing illegal aliens into the country and issuing them fraudulent immigration documents following an investigation by HSI and the FBI. Full Story

May 7, 2014 – Minnesota man charged with immigration fraud for failing to disclose his crimes and military service in Bosnia during the Bosnian conflict

A former member of the armed forces of the Croatian Defense Council in Bosnia-Herzegovina was arrested May 7 on immigration fraud charges following an investigation led by HSI St. Paul and the FBI's Minneapolis Field Office. Full Story