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02/12/2016
Washington, DC
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ICE's top 5 news stories for the week ending February 12, 2016
04/27/2012
Phoenix, AZ
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Two special agents assigned to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Arizona were honored Thursday by the acting U.S. Attorney for the District of Arizona as part of the Department of Justice's (DOJ) National Crime Victims' Rights Week.
08/22/2012
Charleston, SC
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A group of 23 Mexican customs officers completed a rigorous 10-week training program modeled on the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Special Agent Training Program to prepare them to more effectively fight crime along the southern border and within Mexico.
07/31/2015
Glynco, GA
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The students, 12 from Honduras and 12 from the Dominican Republic, graduated Friday following training hosted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), which has successfully trained hundreds of international law enforcement officials from about a dozen countries.
03/06/2020
Tampa, FL
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To honor the class, HSI’s acting Executive Associate Director Alysa Erichs, was on hand to join Sibley in presenting the class graduation certificates.
01/14/2011
Greensboro, NC
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Six individuals who live in the High Point/Thomasville area in North Carolina were arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents on Friday on charges that they were involved in an alleged conspiracy to steal baby formula from retail stores in several southern states.
12/01/2014
Baltimore, MD
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Abdallah Suleiman Kitwara, 44, of Bowie was sentenced to 15 months in prison followed by five years of supervised release for conspiring to commit wire fraud arising from a residential mortgage fraud scheme. Judge George J. Hazel also ordered Kitwara to pay restitution of $290,954 and a fine of $50,000.
07/30/2020
Washington, DC
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The site illustrates that despite the often-reported sanctuary city movement, many law enforcement agencies and other entities understand the operational value and public benefit to finding common ground on which to collaborate, cooperate and share information vital to securing our borders and solving complex criminal investigations.

04/06/2015
New York, NY
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Dilkhayot Kasimov, 26, a citizen of Uzbekistan and three other Brooklyn residents are allegedly part of an ISIL foreign fighter local support network. Kasimov allegedly travelled to John F. Kennedy International Airport on Feb. 25, 2015, to provide cash to a co-defendant shortly before federal agents arrested the co-defendant who was attempting to board a flight to Turkey to join ISIL.
09/15/2011
Denver, CO
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A local environmental waste recycling company, Executive Recycling Inc., its chief executive officer, and its former vice president of operations were indicted by a federal grand jury on Thursday on charges of wire and mail fraud, and environmental crimes.
04/12/2018
Dayton, OH
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The IFPCU and C3 provided dark web and cryptocurrency training to over 400 state and local law enforcement personnel located in Michigan and Ohio over the course of one week.

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

04/16/2015
San Juan, PR
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HSI San Juan Assistant Special Agent in Charge Raymond Villanueva was promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel. Special Agent Alek Pacheco and Public Affairs Officer Ivan L. Ortiz-Delgado were both promoted to the rank of captain.
08/30/2011
Tampa, FL
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Eric Antwan Bell, a federal fugitive in a Clearwater Area Human Trafficking Task Force (CAHTTF) investigation, was arrested on Wednesday by special agents of the FBI and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) in Parsippany, N.J.

05/16/2018
Pretoria, South Africa
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William De Vries was sentenced May 11, 2018, to 835 years in prison after being convicted on 107 counts for the unlawful distribution, sale and possession of child pornography. The 57-year-old Johannesburg, South Africa, man was found guilty May 3, a conviction that came after nine years of delayed efforts and complications.

07/01/2014
Salt Lake City, UT
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Feeley and 21 other passengers took a four-hour flight over the blue skies of Idaho with the 151st Air Refueling Wing, Air National Guard, Salt Lake City, Utah. The crew's mission: aerial refueling A-10 Warthogs from the 124th Fighter Wing, Idaho Air National Guard.
12/06/2019
Washington, DC
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HSI's investigative strategies resulted in a record-high 37,547 criminal arrests, almost a 10 percent increase from FY18, as well as the seizure of more than $775 million in currency and assets from criminal proceeds.

10/26/2014
Washington, DC
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ICE's top news stories for the week ending Oct. 24, 2014
06/29/2017
Presidio, TX
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HSI Presidio’s area of responsibility covers more than 10,000 square miles, including 230 miles along the U.S-Mexico border.  Special agents investigate all crimes that fall under the HSI mission. During a week when agents are on duty, they may be assigned human and narcotics smuggling cases, or cases involving customs violations, or more likely all three.

09/26/2013
Brooklyn, NY
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Mohammad Ajmal Choudhry was arraigned Wednesday on a superseding indictment charging him with conspiring to commit murder in a foreign county, transmitting threats via interstate communications and visa fraud.
05/11/2014
Washington, DC
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May 9, 2014 – SEVP report provides snapshot of international students studying in US

The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP), part of U.S.

10/18/2016
El Paso, TX
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Samuel Velasco Gurrola, 41, was convicted on three counts of conspiracy to commit murder in a foreign country and four counts of conspiracy to cause foreign travel for murder for hire. According to evidence presented during trial, in 2008, Velasco Gurrola was married to Ruth Sagredo Escobedo.

02/15/2013
Washington, DC
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Online scammers have employed a new hoax to extort money from web users in the name of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Cyber Crimes Center.
07/01/2013
Camden, NJ
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A Brooklyn, N.Y., woman, Hope K. Kantete, was convicted Friday for her role as the leader of a ring responsible for shipping dozens of stolen and carjacked vehicles worth more than $1 million from New Jersey to Africa.
03/10/2016
San Bernardino, CA
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ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and Enforcement Removal Operations (ERO) were on the scene within moments of the attack, assisting local authorities and the FBI at the incident command post.

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