Friday Five

FridayFive
week of April 3, 2020

A weekly compilation of engaging digital content.

COVID

ICE Air flying home 466 US citizens from Central America during COVID-19 outbreak

On March 27, ICE, working with the U.S. Department of State, brought home a total of 257 United States citizens on the return leg of three separate removal flights via ICE Air Operations, bringing the total to 466 US citizens returning home since March 22. U.S. citizens occupied the available seats on flights to the United States from Honduras and El Salvador. Read more

 

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Counterfeit | British man charged with shipping mislabeled and unapproved 'treatments' for patients suffering from COVID-19

CounterfeitBritish man charged with shipping mislabeled and unapproved 'treatments' for patients suffering from COVID-19

This case was jointly investigated by HSI Los Angeles & the FDA, with assistance from CBP and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service

A British man was named in a federal criminal complaint that charges him with smuggling into the United States mislabeled drugs purported to be a treatment for those suffering from COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. Read more

 

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Careers | #ICYMI: ICE is hiring

Careers#ICYMI: ICE is hiring

ICE is hiring for various positions throughout the United States. Vacancies include economists, attorneys, contract specialists and more.

Interested? To learn more and apply, visit USAJOBS.

Don't want to miss another job announcement? Follow us on Twitter at @ICEgov and @ICEgovCareers, or on LinkedIn.

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Narcotics | San Diego Tunnel Task Force uncovers sophisticated cross-border drug tunnel under the US-Mexico border

NarcoticsSan Diego Tunnel Task Force uncovers sophisticated cross-border drug tunnel under the US-Mexico border

Federal agents seize 4,400 pounds of illicit drugs from the tunnel's exit in the US

Federal agents on the San Diego Tunnel Task Force uncovered a sophisticated drug-smuggling tunnel, which extends under the United States-Mexico border to a warehouse in a commercial complex in the Otay Mesa area of San Diego. Read more

 

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Stay up-to-date | The latest guidance from ICE on COVID-19

Stay up-to-dateThe latest guidance from ICE on COVID-19

ICE is working closely with DHS and other federal, state and local agencies to facilitate a speedy, whole-of-government response to confronting COVID-19, keeping everyone safe, and helping detect and slow the spread of the virus. We have created a page on ICE.gov to keep the public, media and family members of those in custody and other stakeholders informed

 

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Last Reviewed/Updated: 04/06/2020