Several groups are calling for US Customs and Immigration Enforcement to release a group of Haitians who landed on Hillsboro Beach, and to give them a chance at due process.
The crisis of thousands of unaccompanied minors crossing the Mexican border is being felt across the United States and in South Florida as well.
The number of Cubans making the dangerous journey across the Florida straits for a better life in the U.S. is up sharply this year.
Nearly 100,000 thousand people in Florida who signed up for insurance through the Affordable Health Care marketplace could lose their coverage next month unless they can prove they are U.S. citizens.
Nora Sandigo is a mother of two, if you don’t count the 817 children for whom she considers herself to be a guardian.
As more children cross the border into the United States, the court system is trying to handle the influx of unaccompanied minors, but a plan to speed up the immigration hearing process has some religious leaders and advocates concerned.
Federal data published Thursday shows Florida is the state receiving the most unaccompanied children caught at the U.S. border.
Thousands of unaccompanied minors who are crossing the border with no families are being housed in border states but soon South Florida could be seeing a similar situation.
Lawmakers are being asked to take a closer look at why children are arriving in South Florida and all over the United States before considering their immigration status.
Seventeen migrants are in custody after they were spotted by Broward Sheriff’s deputies on Saturday in Dania Beach.