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10/21/2014
Tampa, FL
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As part of this agreement, Santa Rosa County School District, Colorado Boxed Beef Company and its 3 subsidiaries: ATG Transportation LLC, PREFCO Distribution LLC and The Great Fish Company LLC, have pledged to maintain a secure and stable workforce and curtail the employment of unauthorized workers through outreach and education.

04/12/2016
San Diego, CA
Worksite Enforcement
Epsilon Systems Solutions Inc. is the 18th San Diego-area employer to become an IMAGE member. IMAGE is a voluntary partnership that helps employers maintain a lawful workforce and reduce unauthorized employment and the use of fraudulent identity documents.
09/25/2017
Tampa, FL
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The fifth-largest conventional supermarket chain in the U.S. and two additional companies and their subsidiaries became the latest employers to be certified by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) employment compliance program called IMAGE at a recent ceremony.  
02/16/2018
Los Angeles, CA
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ICE deportation officers and special agents arrested 212 individuals for violating federal immigration laws and served 122 notices of inspection (NOIs) to businesses in the Los Angeles area of responsibility (AOR) during a five-day targeted operation that ended Thursday. Eighty-eight percent of those arrested were convicted criminals.

11/18/2019
New York, NY
Worksite Enforcement

Undocumented workers create vulnerabilities in today's marketplace by presenting false documents to gain employment, completing applications for fraudulent benefits, and stealing identities of legal United States workers. To combat this, ICE initiated the IMAGE program in 2006.

01/23/2012
Washington, DC
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ICE's Mutual Agreement between Government and Employers (IMAGE) program helps employers detect the use of fraudulent identity documents, and subsequently, reduce unauthorized employment. This year, IMAGE will host a series of forums across the country. Employers interested in learning more about the program are invited to attend.
02/20/2013
Fairfax, VA
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Two Northern Virginia companies are the newest members of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) nationwide program designed to encourage businesses to collaborate with ICE and use hiring best practices to ensure they are maintaining a lawful workforce.
10/04/2011
Buffalo, NY
Worksite Enforcement
A native and citizen of Mexico, who was convicted of harboring illegal aliens for commercial advantage, was sentenced to 12 months in prison. The sentence is the result of an investigation conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).
05/18/2012
Houston, TX
Worksite Enforcement
ABC Professional Tree Services Inc. (ABC) has agreed to adhere to revised immigration compliance procedures and to pay $2 million as forfeited funds to the Department of Homeland Security related to revenue derived from the employment of illegal aliens.
03/26/2014
Bangor, ME
Worksite Enforcement
Mei Juan Zhang, a restaurant manager from Fairfield, was sentenced March 25 to 14 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for harboring undocumented aliens for commercial advantage and private financial gain.
03/16/2011
Columbus, OH
Worksite Enforcement
A Delaware, Ohio, business owner pleaded guilty on Wednesday to one count of evading federal employment taxes with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and to one count of encouraging illegal aliens to reside in the United States.
11/20/2014
Phoenix, AZ
Worksite Enforcement
Company owner Daniel Lewis “Danny” Hendon, 64, of Paradise Valley, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Neil V. Wake to 12 months in prison followed by a year of home confinement. Hendon also agreed to divest himself of any future ownership, managerial or profit-sharing interest in the DFC organization.
08/03/2016
Albuquerque, NM
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IMAGE is a voluntary program that allows private industry to partner with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to reduce unauthorized employment and the use of fraudulent identity documents. ICE is striving to achieve the highest level of workforce integrity throughout the country by coordinating closely with industry partners.

05/31/2018
Jacksonville, FL
Worksite Enforcement

Anyi “Angie” Artica-Romero, 33, was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison. Milton Noel Romero, 35, who has been in custody for about 14 months, was sentenced to time served. The defendants were also ordered to forfeit more than $800,000 in illegal proceeds from the scheme. The court also ordered the defendants to pay more than $31,000 in restitution.

10/09/2012
Washington, DC
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JBS USA Holdings Inc., (JBS USA) one of the largest meat processing companies in the United States, is the newest member ICE's nationwide program designed to encourage businesses to collaborate with ICE and use hiring best practices to ensure they are maintaining a lawful workforce.
02/05/2013
San Diego, CA
Worksite Enforcement
As part its enforcement strategy to reduce illegal employment and protect job opportunities for the nation's lawful workforce, U.S. ICE announced Tuesday that 10 employers in San Diego and Imperial counties were fined by ICE during fiscal year 2012 for various employment-related violations.
09/20/2011
New York, NY
Worksite Enforcement
One of the first document hosting services companies to embrace electronic document imaging is partnering with ICE to strengthen its hiring practices and help ensure it employs a legal workforce.
02/04/2015
Beaumont, TX
Worksite Enforcement
Lina Sun, 55, and Chenglun Ma, 58, were sentenced Feb. 5 by Judge Thad Heartfield for the racketeering influenced and corrupt organizations (RICO) conspiracy. Sun and Ma were sentenced to 18 months and 13 months in federal prison, respectively.
05/06/2015
St. Louis, MO
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Thomas Wright and Daniel Dreckmann, owners of Wright Construction Services Inc., signed an agreement with ICE May 6 making their company a full member of the IMAGE program.
08/08/2018
Grand Island, NE
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This enforcement action is part of a 15-month, ongoing HSI investigation based on evidence that these companies allegedly knowingly hired illegal aliens at their facilities, and that many of these aliens are using fraudulent identification belonging to U.S. citizens.

11/26/2012
Wilbraham, MA
Worksite Enforcement
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Classic Site Solutions is a general contractor specializing in site developments, site security, building restoration and green construction.
04/16/2013
Cleveland, OH
Worksite Enforcement
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"A Cleveland-area measurement device manufacturer, NOSHOK Inc., has partnered with U.S. ICE's employment compliance program IMAGE, or ""ICE Mutual Agreement between Government and Employers."""
08/31/2011
Cedar Rapids, IA
Worksite Enforcement
Samira Zuniga, the owner of an eastern Iowa roofing company pleaded guilty in federal court on Monday to harboring and conspiring to harbor illegal aliens. ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) led the investigation.
05/02/2013
Scranton, PA
Worksite Enforcement
Wally Nguyen of Danville, Pa., was convicted May 2 for conspiracy to commit money laundering, harboring, transporting and employing illegal aliens. The conviction is the result of an extensive investigation led by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).
07/21/2011
Boston, MA
Worksite Enforcement
Following an investigation and audit of Form I-9 documents by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), 14 New England employers have been fined this fiscal year for various violations that enabled companies to hire illegal aliens.

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