ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi https://www.ice.gov/ en Copyright 2020 Fri, 30 Sep 2022 18:10:55 -0400 Thu, 06/09/2022 - 08:48 2 plead guilty following HSI New Orleans fraud investigation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/2-plead-guilty-following-hsi-new-orleans-fraud-investigation According to court documents, Edafe Onoetiyi, 34, of Nigeria, but living in Dallas, Texas; and Susan Johns, 54, of Bothwell, Washington, pled guilty in U.S. District Court in Natchez, Mississippi. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/2-plead-guilty-following-hsi-new-orleans-fraud-investigation Thu, 06/09/2022 - 08:48 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi ICE HSI New Orleans recognizes multi-state narcotics interdiction efforts https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-new-orleans-recognizes-multi-state-narcotics-interdiction-efforts This initiative provides real-time, tactical intelligence and information to more than 280 federal, state, and local law enforcement partners engaged in drug law enforcement and highway interdiction with the states of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, and Tennessee. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-new-orleans-recognizes-multi-state-narcotics-interdiction-efforts Wed, 03/16/2022 - 14:40 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi 33 individuals arrested in Mississippi narcotics investigation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/33-individuals-arrested-mississippi-narcotics-investigation The arrests, conducted Friday and continuing over the weekend, were led by the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, the Neshoba County Sheriff’s office, the Philadelphia Police Department, the Mississippi Attorney General’s Office, and the Drug Enforcement Administration following a multi-year investigation in collaboration with Homeland Security Investigations New Orleans. 33 individuals arrested in Mississippi narcotics investigation , 33 individuals arrested in Mississippi narcotics investigation , 33 individuals arrested in Mississippi narcotics investigation , 33 individuals arrested in Mississippi narcotics investigation , 33 individuals arrested in Mississippi narcotics investigation , 33 individuals arrested in Mississippi narcotics investigation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/33-individuals-arrested-mississippi-narcotics-investigation Mon, 05/17/2021 - 10:17 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Mississippi man sentenced for possessing 70,000 child pornography images following ICE HSI investigation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mississippi-man-sentenced-possessing-70000-child-pornography-images-following-ice-hsi Taryn Goin Naidoo, 41, of Diamondhead, Miss., received three sentences totaling 170 months, set to run concurrently, followed by 15 years of supervised release. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mississippi-man-sentenced-possessing-70000-child-pornography-images-following-ice-hsi Mon, 08/10/2020 - 14:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Managers, supervisors, human resource personnel indicted for crimes stemming from the largest single-state worksite enforcement action in nation's history https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/managers-supervisors-human-resource-personnel-indicted-crimes-stemming-largest-single This was the largest single-state worksite enforcement operation in our nation’s history, resulting in the detention of 680 illegal aliens and the prosecution of 119 illegal aliens for stealing the identities of American citizens, falsifying immigration documents, fraudulently claiming to be U.S. citizens, and illegal re-entering the country after being deported, among other federal crimes. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/managers-supervisors-human-resource-personnel-indicted-crimes-stemming-largest-single Thu, 08/06/2020 - 13:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi 2 sentenced for distributing meth in Mississippi following ICE HSI investigation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/2-sentenced-distributing-meth-mississippi-following-ice-hsi-investigation Justin Williams, 30, of Hattiesburg, was sentenced June 18, 2020, to 84 months in federal prison by Senior U.S. District Judge Keith Starrett, for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine. Following his prison term, Williams must serve five years of supervised release. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/2-sentenced-distributing-meth-mississippi-following-ice-hsi-investigation Fri, 06/19/2020 - 11:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi ICE HSI arrests 4 in international telemarketing fraud ring targeting senior citizens https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-arrests-4-international-telemarketing-fraud-ring-targeting-senior-citizens HSI Jackson special agents arrested James Haynes, 65, Jarvis Haynes, 29, and Neman Zahid, 32, of Jackson, Miss., after an original indictment returned by a federal grand jury on March 19, 2019, charged the defendants with defrauding multiple victims as part of an international tech support and telemarketing fraud scheme. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-arrests-4-international-telemarketing-fraud-ring-targeting-senior-citizens Wed, 05/27/2020 - 13:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Georgia man sentenced for transporting drugs disguised as children's candy https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/georgia-man-sentenced-transporting-drugs-disguised-childrens-candy Cleveland James McKinney, 30, of Atlanta, was sentenced to 151 months in federal prison Tuesday, followed by five years of supervised release, for illegally transporting 41.97 kilograms of 100% pure methamphetamine and 4.5 kilograms of heroin that had been smuggled into the United States from Mexico. Georgia man sentenced for transporting drugs disguised as children's candy https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/georgia-man-sentenced-transporting-drugs-disguised-childrens-candy Wed, 02/26/2020 - 10:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Mississippi man sentenced to over 17 years for child pornography following ICE HSI investigation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mississippi-man-sentenced-over-17-years-child-pornography-following-ice-hsi Daniel Haughton, 45, of Brandon, was sentenced on one count of possession and one count of transportation of child pornography before U.S. District Court Judge Tom Lee. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mississippi-man-sentenced-over-17-years-child-pornography-following-ice-hsi Thu, 02/06/2020 - 11:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi ICE executes federal search warrants at multiple Mississippi locations https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-executes-federal-search-warrants-multiple-mississippi-locations In addition to executing federal search warrants and seizing business records pertaining to the ongoing federal criminal investigation, deportation officers with ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) in partnership with HSI detained approximately 680 removable aliens who were unlawfully working at the plants. ICE executes federal search warrants at multiple Mississippi locations , ICE executes federal search warrants at multiple Mississippi locations , ICE executes federal search warrants at multiple Mississippi locations , ICE executes federal search warrants at multiple Mississippi locations , ICE executes federal search warrants at multiple Mississippi locations , ICE executes federal search warrants at multiple Mississippi locations , ICE executes federal search warrants at multiple Mississippi locations https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-executes-federal-search-warrants-multiple-mississippi-locations Wed, 08/07/2019 - 16:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi 11 indicted in multi-state drug trafficking case following ICE HSI investigation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/11-indicted-multi-state-drug-trafficking-case-following-ice-hsi-investigation According to court documents, the indictments resulted from an extensive Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) investigation dubbed Operation Highlife. The Mississippi-based drug trafficking organization is charged with distributing more than 40 kilograms of methamphetamine, more than 3 kilograms of cocaine and over 100 pounds of marijuana illegally smuggled into the U.S. from Mexico across numerous states to include Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, Texas, Tennessee and California. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/11-indicted-multi-state-drug-trafficking-case-following-ice-hsi-investigation Fri, 06/01/2018 - 14:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Nigerian man, 6 others sentenced to prison for online fraud schemes https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/nigerian-man-6-others-sentenced-prison-online-fraud-schemes Funso Hassan, 27, of Ibadan, Nigeria and Anthony Shane Jeffers, 44, of Maryville, Tennessee, were each sentenced to 10 years in prison. Ann Louise Franzen, 70, of Kiln, Mississippi; Gary Melvin Barnard, 64, of Palestine, Texas; Michele Gayle Fee, 55, of Stockton, California; Tanya Lynn Thomas, 52, of Turlock, California; and Shawn Ann White, 44, of Manteca, California, were each sentenced to five years in prison. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/nigerian-man-6-others-sentenced-prison-online-fraud-schemes Thu, 09/08/2016 - 11:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Nigerian man sentenced to 20 years for role in $50 million fraud scheme https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/nigerian-man-sentenced-20-years-role-50-million-fraud-scheme Teslim Olarewaju Kiriji, 30, a Nigerian citizen residing in Brownsburg, Indiana, received the maximum penalty for his conviction on the felony charge of conspiracy to commit money laundering. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/nigerian-man-sentenced-20-years-role-50-million-fraud-scheme Mon, 08/24/2015 - 14:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Second man guilty of sex trafficking 4-year-old, producing child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/second-man-guilty-sex-trafficking-4-year-old-producing-child-pornography According to court documents, Marco Laquin Rogers, 27, of Atlanta, traveled to a Jackson hotel in May 2012 to have sex with the child and videotape the act. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/second-man-guilty-sex-trafficking-4-year-old-producing-child-pornography Fri, 09/13/2013 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Ocean Springs man pleads guilty to possession of child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ocean-springs-man-pleads-guilty-possession-child-pornography This case was investigated by HSI, with assistance provided by the Mississippi Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, and was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Glenda Haynes, Southern District of Mississippi. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ocean-springs-man-pleads-guilty-possession-child-pornography Tue, 05/22/2012 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Convicted child predator from El Salvador arrested by ICE for deportation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/convicted-child-predator-el-salvador-arrested-ice-deportation Tomas Landaverde, 43, was arrested by ICE through the Criminal Alien Program, which screens and identifies criminal aliens for removal from the United States based on their criminal convictions. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/convicted-child-predator-el-salvador-arrested-ice-deportation Fri, 07/02/2010 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Mexican predator arrested by ICE https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mexican-predator-arrested-ice-1 Marcos Hernandez-Duran, 22, was arrested Wednesday by DRO officers assigned to Criminal Alien Operations, which involves the screening and identification of criminal aliens. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mexican-predator-arrested-ice-1 Thu, 02/11/2010 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi Mexican predator arrested by ICE https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mexican-predator-arrested-ice Juan Vera-Serna, 34, was identified by DRO officers on May 7, 2009, during screening at the Horn Lake Police Department following his arrest for simple assault, simple assault with intent and felony child fondling. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mexican-predator-arrested-ice Fri, 01/22/2010 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Mississippi