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10/21/2013
Washington, DC
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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) protects the United States by promoting homeland security and public safety through the criminal and civil enforcement of federal laws governing border control, customs, trade and immigration.

05/02/2013
Phoenix, AZ
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Jorge Garcia-Mejia, a Guatemalan man in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and under criminal investigation by local authorities, passed away Tuesday at the Eloy Detention Center of an apparent suicide.
03/28/2012
Washington, DC
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A former U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) employee pleaded guilty Wednesday to taking part in a fraud scheme involving more than $295,000 in government money.
03/25/2011
Kansas City, KS
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A local man pleaded guilty Tuesday to hatching a scheme to put poison in salsa served to patrons at Mi Ranchito restaurant in Lenexa, Kan.
12/16/2014
San Salvador, El Salvador
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Jose David Amaya Bonilla allegedly charged smuggling fees, equivalent to up to $9,000 in U.S. currency, to purportedly illegally smuggle individuals into the United States. He allegedly received payments from at least five Salvadoran nationals.
07/30/2012
Albuquerque, NM
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A HSI victim assistance coordinator found a way to help after the ill boy from an impoverish Mexican neighborhood was turned away from medical care.
11/07/2012
El Paso, TX
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The newly-established Detainee Intercultural Center at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) El Paso Processing Center in Texas is a place where men and women in ICE custody can reflect, meditate and worship.
04/09/2015
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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In a joint effort with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) recently hosted a 10-day Cross Border Financial Investigations Training (CBFIT) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
05/21/2015
Detroit, MI
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On May 13, seven employees from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations’ (HSI) Detroit field office were among 500 people from 23 different organizations recognized at the Detroit’s Federal Executive Board’s 38th annual Federal Employee Recognition Ceremony.
11/03/2015
El Paso, TX
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No one knew Zento better than U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Special Agent Patrick Strait. ICEInSight readers may remember an article highlighting Strait’s service with the U.S. Navy Military Police, as Zento’s handler.
07/27/2016
Santa Ana, CA
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Luis A. Flores-Mendoza, 26, of Santa Ana, was arrested Monday by special agents with ICE Homeland Security Investigations (HSI). He was charged in a criminal complaint filed by federal prosecutors last week.

08/19/2013
Pretoria, Congo (Brazzaville)
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On Aug. 8, representatives of ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Pretoria traveled to Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to complete the transfer of approximately $126,000 in border security equipment, information technology (IT) and capacity building resources in support of DRC's immigration authorities.
08/25/2015
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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The training, which was funded by Department of State's Export Control and Related Border Security (EXBS) program, included officials from Brazil's Federal Police, Attorney General's Office, Customs and Tax Authority, the Federal Highway Police, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Science and Technology.
03/31/2017
Cleveland, OH
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HSI Special Agent Brett Bangas, who has been with HSI for 13 years, was honored for his efforts in February 2017, which led to the arrest of the suspected driver involved in a hit-and-run crash that tragically claimed the life a Cleveland Police officer.

06/29/2014
Washington, DC
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ICE's top 5 news stories for the week ending June 27, 2014

03/05/2018
New York, NY
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Aaron Brady, a dual citizen of Ireland and the United Kingdom, is the prime suspect in the murder of Adrian Donohoe, a detective working for the An Garda Síochána.

04/07/2016
Los Angeles, CA
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On Saturday, March 12, a group of 12 community leaders graduated from the inaugural session of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Los Angeles-sponsored Citizens Academy.

05/07/2014
Glynco, GA
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The International Taskforce Agent Training class, conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), provides vetted foreign law enforcement officers with training very similar to that of the agency's special agents. The students, including 12 Honduras National Police officers, 12 Panama National Police officers, two prosecutors from Honduras and one prosecutor from Panama, began their training April 22.
11/10/2011
Gulfport, MS
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The Harrison County Sheriff's Department was recognized by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) with the Partnership for Public Safety Award for 2011. Under Sheriff Melvin Brisolara, the department has provided dedicated manpower and assistance to the ICE HSI Gulf Coast Border Enforcement Security Task Force.
08/30/2017
Washington, DC
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The nation’s premier federal law enforcement agency focused on protecting America from cross-border crime and illegal immigration launched an enhanced careers section on its website Aug. 29 to help top candidates apply for a variety of jobs.

10/13/2014
Washington, DC
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ICE's top 5 news stories for the week ending Oct. 10, 2014
04/24/2019
Phoenix, AZ
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HSI special agent John Shields was among law enforcement officers and prosecutors honored during a ceremony at the U.S Attorney’s Office for their work providing vital support and services to crime victims.

12/09/2016
Glynco, GA
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The Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) in Glynco, Georgia, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the official opening of the new Building 9/12 Multi-Purpose Conference Center Thursday, December 1, 2016.

05/21/2014
Indianapolis, IN
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Jaime Martinez-Elvir, 32, of Indianapolis, was charged May 22 with carjacking and discharging a firearm during a crime of violence.
10/11/2011
Detroit, MI
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Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, the so-called 'underwear bomber,' pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court to eight counts of terrorism-related charges. As Flight 253 was on descent on Christmas day, 2009 into Detroit Metropolitan Airport, the defendant detonated a bomb in his underwear, which resulted in a fire, but otherwise did not fully explode.

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