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11/25/2008
Charlotte, NC
Enforcement and Removal
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CHARLOTTE, NC - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced today that a five-day targeted fugitive operation that culminated Friday in the Carolinas and Georgia netted 104 fugitive aliens and immigration violators.

11/26/2008
Seattle, WA
Cultural Property, Art and Antiquities Investigations

SEATTLE - A Romanian national who attempted to sell an 18-carat gold bookmark that reportedly belonged to Adolf Hitler, will make his initial appearance in federal court at 1:30 this afternoon charged with sale or receipt of stolen goods.

11/26/2008
Miami, FL
Enforcement and Removal
MIAMI - U.S.
12/19/2008
Dallas, TX
Transnational Gangs
Three local fugitive operations teams began the operation Dec. 14, and made the targeted arrests in the following 18 Metroplex cities: Argyle, Arlington, Balch Springs, The Colony, Carrollton, Dallas, Denton, Duncanville, Farmers Branch, Fort Worth, Garland, Haltom City, Irving, Kennedale, Mesquite, Plano, Richardson and Rowlett. Those arrested are from the following countries: Costa Rica, Mexico, Nepal and Nicaragua.
12/23/2008
Miami, FL
Enforcement and Removal
During the operation, which concluded Friday, ICE officers arrested 81 immigration fugitives who ignored lawful orders of removal and went into hiding and 29 other immigration violators. Of the 110 arrested, 24 had criminal histories that spanned from aggravated assault, battery, marijuana possession, cocaine possession, heroin possession, trespassing, disorderly conduct, resisting officer with violence, sexual battery, social security fraud, burglary, carrying concealed firearm, larceny, grand theft and lewd and lascivious assault on a child.
12/23/2008
New York, NY
Enforcement and Removal
During the operation, which concluded December 19, 2008, ICE officers arrested 73 immigration fugitives who ignored lawful orders of removal and seven other immigration violators. Of the 73 fugitives arrested, 25 had criminal histories that included assault, burglary, cocaine possession, criminal sale of a controlled substance, criminal trespass, conspiracy to distribute marijuana, criminal possession of a weapon, DUI, fraud, larceny, and marijuana possession.
12/28/2008
Brownsville, TX
Transnational Gangs
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Carlos Garcia-Hernandez, 19, a citizen of Mexico, was turned over to Mexican officials on the Brownsville International Bridge at approximately 1:00 p.m. Monday. Garcia-Hernandez, a member of the "Houstone" street gang in Houston, Texas, was arrested December 11 after ICE received word that Mexican authorities were seeking him.

01/16/2009
Dallas, TX
Enforcement and Removal

DALLAS — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced Friday that its officers arrested 69 fugitive aliens and other immigration violators here and in surrounding communities as part of a five-day operation that ended Thursday.

01/23/2009
Los Angeles, CA
Transnational Gangs

LOS ANGELES - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) arrested nearly 2,000 gang members and gang associates in the Los Angeles area in 2008 as part of the agency's ongoing national anti-gang effort known as Operation Community Shield.

01/30/2009
Denver, CO
Enforcement and Removal
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DENVER - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents arrested 45 fugitives and immigration violators throughout Colorado during a three-day initiative targeting immigration absconders which ended Thursday.


01/30/2009
Mesa, AZ
Enforcement and Removal

MESA, Ariz. - A Mexican national with ties to a violent street gang who was previously deported three years ago is facing federal criminal charges today after U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers were alerted to his presence by the Mesa Police Department.

02/03/2009
Atlanta, GA
Enforcement and Removal

ATLANTA - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers arrested 92 fugitives aliens and three immigration violators throughout Georgia and the Carolinas during a four-day initiative targeting immigration fugitives.

02/25/2009
Dallas, TX
Enforcement and Removal
DALLAS - More agencies are being added to a growing list of law enforcement agencies throughout the state and north Texas that are receiving access to a program developed by the Departments of Justice (DOJ) and Homeland Security (DHS); this program is expected to bolster local efforts to identify da
04/07/2009
San Ysidro, CA
Enforcement and Removal
ICE officers at the California-Mexico border repatriate two former Mexican federal agents who now face drug-related money laundering charges in their native country.
04/07/2009
New York, NY
Cultural Property, Art and Antiquities Investigations
A rare chrome rifle with pearl handle grip and a small photograph of Saddam Hussein near the front sight was owned by the late dictator.
04/10/2009
El Paso, TX
Enforcement and Removal
Former Gulf Cartel officer Jose Manuel Garza Rendon is deported after serving time in the United States.
04/20/2009
Chicago, IL
Transnational Gangs
CHICAGO - Local U.S.
05/11/2009
Washington, DC
Enforcement and Removal
Former Nazi Death Camp guard John Demjanjuk was removed through a court order of removal obtained by the Department of Justice. On March 10, 2009, a German judge issued an order directing that Demjanjuk, 89, be arrested on suspicion of assisting in the murder of at least 29,000 Jews at the Sobibor extermination center in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II.
05/20/2009
New York, NY
Enforcement and Removal
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Officers with ICE's Fugitive Operations Team in New York arrested ICE fugitive Calvin Inswood, a native and citizen of Jamaica.
05/28/2009
New York, NY
Enforcement and Removal

NEW YORK - A native and citizen of Jamaica who was a criminal alien fugitive and the target of a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) investigation was sentenced on Wednesday in U.S.

05/29/2009
Las Cruces, NM
Enforcement and Removal

LAS CRUCES, N.M.

06/03/2009
Omaha, NE
Transnational Gangs
OMAHA, Neb. - U.S.
06/05/2009
Gilroy, CA
Transnational Gangs
A gang suspect arrested in Santa Clara County, sports a tattoo for Varrio Sur Rifa, one of the gangs targeted.
06/17/2009
Chicago, IL
Transnational Gangs
Ten of the 12 were arrested on administrative immigration violations and are currently in ICE custody pending removal from the U.S. All 10 are illegal aliens from Mexico who are members of the following gangs: Imperial Gangsters, Sureños-13 and Latin Kings.
06/22/2009
Greeley, CO
Transnational Gangs
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GREELEY, Colo. - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents and Greeley Police Department officers arrested or identified nine gang members during a Saturday operation targeting illegal aliens with ties to violent street gangs throughout Weld County.

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