ICE Headline News Feed by State - South Carolina https://www.ice.gov/ ICE Headline News Feed by State en Copyright 2020 Fri, 07 May 2021 18:26:54 -0400 ICE lodges detainer against Mexican illegal alien arrested in South Carolina for sexual abuse of a child https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-lodges-detainer-against-mexican-illegal-alien-arrested-south-carolina-sexual Carlos Bartolo-Rios was arrested December 19 by the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, of which ICE and the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office are members, after executing a state criminal warrant at Bartolo-Rios’s North Charleston residence for first degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor. ICE lodges detainer against Mexican illegal alien arrested in South Carolina for sexual abuse of a child https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-lodges-detainer-against-mexican-illegal-alien-arrested-south-carolina-sexual Tue, 12/31/2019 - 14:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - South Carolina ICE Homeland Security Investigations arrests Honduran national at Greenville-Spartanburg airport https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-homeland-security-investigations-arrests-honduran-national-greenville-spartanburg Operation Noble Guardian is a focused effort by HSI to identify alien adults exploiting the U.S. border by arriving with a child in order to be deemed a family unit in an attempt to avoid detention, and who then after securing entry into the U.S. subsequently return the child back to their native countries where they are frequently used again by other adults to then enter the U.S. again as an alleged "family unit." https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-homeland-security-investigations-arrests-honduran-national-greenville-spartanburg Wed, 12/18/2019 - 17:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - South Carolina SC gang sentenced for drive-by shootings following ICE HSI investigation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/sc-gang-sentenced-drive-shootings-following-ice-hsi-investigation Brian Manigo and Damien Robinson, of Walterboro, were each sentenced to 10 years in federal prison by U.S. District Judge Richard M. Gergel. Kelvin Mitchell, of Ruffkin, was sentenced to 39 months in federal prison. All three defendants were ordered to also pay the costs of medical care for their victims and to serve three years supervised release following their federal prison terms. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/sc-gang-sentenced-drive-shootings-following-ice-hsi-investigation Mon, 06/12/2017 - 12:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - South Carolina CBP, ICE HSI seize large shipment of cocaine bound for South Carolina https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/cbp-ice-hsi-seize-large-shipment-cocaine-bound-south-carolina The shipment of cocaine originated in Cartegena, Colombia, and was ultimately destined for South Carolina. CBP and HSI discovered the cocaine as part of its regular duties pertaining to the investigation of people and goods entering the United States. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/cbp-ice-hsi-seize-large-shipment-cocaine-bound-south-carolina Fri, 12/09/2016 - 16:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - South Carolina ICE agent named federal officer of the year by local rotary club https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-agent-named-federal-officer-year-local-rotary-club Michaels, who has been with HSI for over 12 years, was honored for his outstanding work in investigating child exploitation-related crimes. One of the highlights of his efforts included his leadership in re-establishing the South Carolina Upstate Internet Crimes against Children Task Force. ICE Special Agent Named Federal Officer of the Year by Local Rotary Club https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-agent-named-federal-officer-year-local-rotary-club Wed, 03/04/2015 - 16:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - South Carolina HSI arrests South Carolina man for child sex trafficking https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/hsi-arrests-south-carolina-man-child-sex-trafficking Booker T. Vanderhorst of Charleston, S.C., made his initial appearance in federal court Thursday after he was arrested by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents on child sex trafficking charges. Between July and October 2012, Vanderhorst prostituted a minor female he knew to be under the age of 18. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/hsi-arrests-south-carolina-man-child-sex-trafficking Thu, 04/11/2013 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - South Carolina South Carolina man pleads guilty to manufacturing child porn https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/south-carolina-man-pleads-guilty-manufacturing-child-porn Gerald E. Roberts, age 52, of Pageland, was arrested after HSI's Cyber Crime Center, Victim Identification Program, discovered images of a minor female, approximately four to six years of age, involved in sexually explicit activity with an adult male, which were being posted on the internet in October 2012. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/south-carolina-man-pleads-guilty-manufacturing-child-porn Mon, 02/25/2013 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - South Carolina 3 additional South Carolina counties to benefit from ICE program to enhance identification and removal of aliens convicted of a crime https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/3-additional-south-carolina-counties-benefit-ice-program-enhance-identification-and With the expansion of the use of biometric information sharing to these three counties, ICE is using this capability in 32 South Carolina jurisdictions. Across the country, ICE is using this capability in 1,400 jurisdictions in 43 states and territories. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/3-additional-south-carolina-counties-benefit-ice-program-enhance-identification-and Tue, 06/14/2011 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - South Carolina