ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey https://www.ice.gov/ en Copyright 2020 Fri, 24 Sep 2021 17:03:47 -0400 ICE removes fugitive wanted for homicide in Dominican Republic https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-removes-fugitive-wanted-homicide-dominican-republic Pedro Juan Feliz, a citizen of the Dominican Republic with a final order of removal, is wanted by law enforcement authorities in Dominican Republic for armed robbery, homicide, intent to commit homicide, and illegal possession of a firearm. Pedro Juan Feliz , Pedro Juan Feliz , Police ICE https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-removes-fugitive-wanted-homicide-dominican-republic Tue, 04/20/2021 - 12:03 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE arrests one of 10 most wanted in New Jersey https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-one-10-most-wanted-new-jersey Anibal Garcia-Jerez was arrested April 14, by ICE officers in Cliffside Park, New Jersey. He had previously been removed by ICE officers in 2018, after he was turned over to ICE following the completion of his sentencing. He later illegally reentered the United States, making him an ICE fugitive. ICE arrests one of 10 most wanted in New Jersey , ICE arrests one of 10 most wanted in New Jersey https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-one-10-most-wanted-new-jersey Thu, 04/15/2021 - 14:06 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE Newark and local law enforcement seek escapee from Essex County Correctional Facility https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-newark-and-local-law-enforcement-seek-escapee-essex-county-correctional-facility Update: On Saturday, Dec. 12, ICE officers arrested Luis Cordon-Guzman, 31, who escaped from Essex County Jail on Dec. 4 while facing pending removal proceedings. ICE Newark and local law enforcement seek escapee from Essex County Correctional Facility https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-newark-and-local-law-enforcement-seek-escapee-essex-county-correctional-facility Mon, 12/14/2020 - 09:08 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE Newark, FBI seek information related to missing NJ girl https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-newark-fbi-seek-information-related-missing-nj-girl Dulce Maria Alavez, who was five years old at the time, was last seen September 16, during a family outing to Bridgeton City Park in Cumberland County and later went missing. FBI Newark, in coordination with state and local law enforcement, are investigating the abduction. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-newark-fbi-seek-information-related-missing-nj-girl Mon, 09/28/2020 - 15:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey Texas woman admits role in conspiracy to distribute heroin https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/texas-woman-admits-role-conspiracy-distribute-heroin Cristina Godinez, 36, of San Antonio, Texas, pleaded guilty by videoconference before U.S. District Judge Joseph H. Rodriguez to an information charging her with one count of conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute one kilogram or more of heroin. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/texas-woman-admits-role-conspiracy-distribute-heroin Mon, 09/21/2020 - 13:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey Savantis Solutions to pay $345,000 to resolve allegations concerning immigration and labor violations https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/savantis-solutions-pay-345000-resolve-allegations-concerning-immigration-and-labor Savantis Solutions, LLC, (formerly Vedicsoft Solutions, LLC and Vedicsoft Holdings, LLC) an Edison, New Jersey based corporation involved in consulting, technology and staffing, utilizing primarily foreign nationals in the United States pursuant to H1-B visas, agreed to resolve allegations that the company violated immigration and employment regulations concerning continuous employment and wage requirements. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/savantis-solutions-pay-345000-resolve-allegations-concerning-immigration-and-labor Mon, 09/14/2020 - 18:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE ERO announces results of latest operations targeting criminal aliens https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-ero-announces-results-latest-operations-targeting-criminal-aliens The individuals arrested throughout New Jersey were nationals of Brazil (1), China (1), Colombia (2), Costa Rica (1), Dominican Republic (6), Ecuador (5), El Salvador (7), Guatemala (12), Guyana (1), Haiti (2), Honduras (8), India (1), Jamaica (1), Mexico (22), Nicaragua (1), Peru (2), Trinidad (1), United Kingdom (2), and Venezuela (1). https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-ero-announces-results-latest-operations-targeting-criminal-aliens Tue, 09/01/2020 - 11:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE ERO Newark removes Salvadoran national wanted in El Salvador for 2 homicides https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-ero-newark-removes-salvadoran-national-wanted-el-salvador-2-homicides Juan Hernandez was escorted by immigration officers assigned to the ERO Newark field office and turned over to Salvadoran law enforcement authorities without incident. ICE ERO Newark removes Salvadoran national wanted in El Salvador for 2 homicides https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-ero-newark-removes-salvadoran-national-wanted-el-salvador-2-homicides Tue, 06/09/2020 - 08:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE arrests Brazilian national wanted for homicide in home country during NJ enforcement efforts https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-brazilian-national-wanted-homicide-home-country-during-nj-enforcement The individuals arrested throughout New Jersey were nationals of Argentina (1), Bolivia (1), Brazil (4), Colombia (3), Costa Rica (1), Cuba (2), Dominican Republic (9), Ecuador (9), El Salvador (12), Ghana (1), Guatemala (16), Honduras (9), India (2), Jamaica (2), Mexico (32), Nigeria (1), Panama (1), Peru (2), Philippines (1), Poland (2), Spain (2), United Kingdom (1), and Venezuela (1). ICE arrests Brazilian national wanted for homicide in home country during NJ enforcement efforts https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-brazilian-national-wanted-homicide-home-country-during-nj-enforcement Tue, 02/04/2020 - 14:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE HSI Newark increases arrests for child exploitation while participating in Angel Watch Program https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-newark-increases-arrests-child-exploitation-while-participating-angel-watch Nationally, HSI arrests for child exploitation are up 19% from last year, 3,957 for FY 19 compared to 3,191 for FY 18. The number of indictments, convictions, and children rescued from child exploitation or identified as victims also increased. Locally, there was a 28.9% increase in convictions for child exploitation cases in New Jersey, from 84 in FY 18 to 107 in FY 19. In addition, six victims of child exploitation were identified and assisted by HSI Newark. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-newark-increases-arrests-child-exploitation-while-participating-angel-watch Fri, 12/06/2019 - 16:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE removes Brazilian national wanted for homicide in his home country https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-removes-brazilian-national-wanted-homicide-his-home-country Bruno Padua-Silva entered the United States April 1, 2018, as a nonimmigrant, but did not depart in accordance with the terms of his admission. Brazil issued a warrant for Padua’s arrest Sept. 20, 2018, for the charge of homicide. ICE removes Brazilian national wanted for homicide in his home country , ICE removes Brazilian national wanted for homicide in his home country https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-removes-brazilian-national-wanted-homicide-his-home-country Fri, 12/06/2019 - 15:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE arrests 54 in NJ during a week-long enforcement action targeting at-large criminal aliens released into the community https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-54-nj-during-week-long-enforcement-action-targeting-large-criminal-aliens They hail from 12 countries – Mexico (21), Jamaica (1), Ecuador (2), Honduras (4), Dominican Republic (3), El Salvador (9), Guatemala (3), Guyana (1), Brazil (7), Costa Rica (1), Georgia (1) and Pakistan (1). ICE arrests 54 in NJ during a week-long enforcement action targeting at-large criminal aliens released into the community https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-54-nj-during-week-long-enforcement-action-targeting-large-criminal-aliens Thu, 09/26/2019 - 14:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey Mexican national in US illegally is charged with causing child's death while driving without a license https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mexican-national-us-illegally-charged-causing-childs-death-while-driving-without Jorge Rodriguez-Saldana, 30, was driving a vehicle that struck a grandmother and her two grandchildren, killing the seven-year-old child and critically injuring the grandmother. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/mexican-national-us-illegally-charged-causing-childs-death-while-driving-without Mon, 07/22/2019 - 08:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey Convicted sex offender removed to Costa Rica https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/convicted-sex-offender-removed-costa-rica Michael Cerdas Molina was convicted of sexual assault against a minor in Costa Rica in 2016 and sentenced to six years imprisonment. However, he absconded to the United States in March 2017, prior to serving his sentence, using a valid nonimmigrant visa that was issued to him in 2010. He failed to depart the United States in accordance with the terms of his admission, which rendered him removable under U.S. immigration law. Convicted sex offender removed to Costa Rica , Convicted sex offender removed to Costa Rica https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/convicted-sex-offender-removed-costa-rica Wed, 07/03/2019 - 13:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE arrests 13 in 4-day NJ surge effort https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-13-4-day-nj-surge-effort Some of the individuals arrested during this operation will face federal criminal prosecution for illegal re-entry after removal. The arrestees who are not being federally prosecuted will be processed administratively for removal from the United States. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-13-4-day-nj-surge-effort Fri, 05/17/2019 - 14:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey Ecuadorian national removed from US, wanted in home country for fraud https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ecuadorian-national-removed-us-wanted-home-country-fraud Veronica Del Rosario Suasnavas-Montaquiza entered the U.S. as a nonimmigrant alien March 22, 2016, however, did not depart the country in accordance with the terms of her visa. Ecuadorian national removed from US, wanted in home country for fraud , Ecuadorian national removed from US, wanted in home country for fraud https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ecuadorian-national-removed-us-wanted-home-country-fraud Tue, 04/16/2019 - 10:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey Middlesex County, New Jersey, man admits attempting to obtain US citizenship by fraud https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/middlesex-county-new-jersey-man-admits-attempting-obtain-us-citizenship-fraud Pal Singh, a/k/a “Surinder Singh,” a/k/a “Harpal Singh,” 67, an Indian national, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Court Judge Esther Salas to an information charging him with one count of attempted naturalization fraud. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/middlesex-county-new-jersey-man-admits-attempting-obtain-us-citizenship-fraud Tue, 04/09/2019 - 09:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE arrests 123 in New Jersey during nationwide operation targeting aliens with prior arrests or convictions for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-123-new-jersey-during-nationwide-operation-targeting-aliens-prior-arrests The individuals arrested throughout New Jersey were nationals of Brazil (3), Costa Rica (3), Dominican Republic (1), Ecuador (16), El Salvador (8), Guatemala (24), Honduras (14), Jamaica (1), Mexico (41), Nicaragua (1), Peru (6), Poland (2), Spain (2), and Trinidad (1). ICE arrests 123 in New Jersey during nationwide operation targeting aliens with prior arrests or convictions for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-arrests-123-new-jersey-during-nationwide-operation-targeting-aliens-prior-arrests Mon, 04/08/2019 - 14:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE ERO removes Canadian national with long history of criminal convictions https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-ero-removes-canadian-national-long-history-criminal-convictions Sebastian Rosales entered the U.S. as a nonimmigrant visitor in 1988. He was arrested in Florida in 1993 for vehicle theft and burglary and sentenced to a year and a half of probation. It is unknown when he departed the U.S. for Canada. ICE ERO removes Canadian national with long history of criminal convictions , ICE ERO removes Canadian national with long history of criminal convictions https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-ero-removes-canadian-national-long-history-criminal-convictions Fri, 04/05/2019 - 14:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey Indian national removed from US, wanted in home country for attempted murder and extortion https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/indian-national-removed-us-wanted-home-country-attempted-murder-and-extortion Ubaidullah Abdulrashid Radiowala, also known as Obed Radiowala, entered the U.S. illegally. ERO Newark arrested Radiowala on Sept. 20, 2017 in Iselin, New Jersey, and he was later ordered removed to India by an immigration judge. The Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) dismissed his appeal. He was held in detention by ERO Newark until his removal on April 1, 2019. Indian national removed from US, wanted in home country for attempted murder and extortion , Indian national removed from US, wanted in home country for attempted murder and extortion https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/indian-national-removed-us-wanted-home-country-attempted-murder-and-extortion Tue, 04/02/2019 - 16:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey Criminal alien sentenced for assault on ICE officer, illegal re-entry after removal https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/criminal-alien-sentenced-assault-ice-officer-illegal-re-entry-after-removal Carlos Juarez-Sanchez, a 33 year old Honduran national, has a history of illegal entry and arrests for multiple criminal offenses in the U.S. dating back to 2003. He was removed to Honduras by ICE in 2008, 2013, and 2014, and illegally re-entered the U.S. after each removal. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/criminal-alien-sentenced-assault-ice-officer-illegal-re-entry-after-removal Wed, 03/20/2019 - 07:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE ERO Newark removes foreign nationals wanted for aggravated murder, criminal affiliation, violence against woman https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-ero-newark-removes-foreign-nationals-wanted-aggravated-murder-criminal Yermin Alexander Diaz-Chavarria, a Salvadoran national, was arrested by U.S. Border Patrol August 23, 2015, at Hidalgo Texas, for entering the country illegally. In 2017,  El Salvador issued a warrant of arrest for Diaz for aggravated murder and affiliation with criminal organizations. On Feb. 13, 2018, Diaz did not appear for his immigration court hearing, and an immigration judge in Newark ordered him removed to El Salvador. On Feb. 11, 2019, ERO officers arrested Diaz in Newark. ERO officers removed him from the U.S. on March 8, 2019, and turned him over to Salvadoran authorities. ICE ERO Newark removes foreign nationals wanted for aggravated murder, criminal affiliation, violence against woman , ICE ERO Newark removes foreign nationals wanted for aggravated murder, criminal affiliation, violence against woman https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-ero-newark-removes-foreign-nationals-wanted-aggravated-murder-criminal Tue, 03/19/2019 - 16:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey Authorities seize approximately 3,200 pounds of cocaine https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/authorities-seize-approximately-3200-pounds-cocaine An examination of a shipping container entering the United States revealed 60 packages containing a white powdery substance that field-tested positive for cocaine.  This apprehension is the second largest cocaine seizure at the Port of New York/Newark, and the largest in nearly 25 years. Authorities seize approximately 3,200 pounds of cocaine https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/authorities-seize-approximately-3200-pounds-cocaine Mon, 03/11/2019 - 16:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE removes South Korean national to face indecent assault convictions in home country https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-removes-south-korean-national-face-indecent-assault-convictions-home-country Don Hyun Choi departed the U.S. and was turned over to South Korean law enforcement authorities for the aforementioned criminal convictions. ICE removes South Korean national to face indecent assault convictions in home country https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-removes-south-korean-national-face-indecent-assault-convictions-home-country Tue, 02/12/2019 - 09:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey ICE removes Mexican national convicted of manslaughter in US, wanted for murder in Mexico https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-removes-mexican-national-convicted-manslaughter-us-wanted-murder-mexico Betancourt entered the U.S. illegally near San Ysidro, California, in 1991. He was convicted of aggravated manslaughter in 1997 in New Jersey and sentenced to 25 years of incarceration. ICE removes Mexican national convicted of manslaughter in US, wanted for murder in Mexico , ICE removes Mexican national convicted of manslaughter in US, wanted for murder in Mexico https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-removes-mexican-national-convicted-manslaughter-us-wanted-murder-mexico Thu, 12/20/2018 - 14:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - New Jersey