Florida Lawmakers Demand Migrant Teen Facility Be Shut DownThree Democratic lawmakers demanded Tuesday that the Trump administration shut down the country's largest child migrant facility in Florida and release hundreds of teens to small shelters or relatives.
Homestead Migrant Children Facility Accused Of 'Prison-Like Conditions' By Immigrant AdvocatesAn immigrant housing facility in South Florida is under the spotlight again.
Migrants Come Ashore In Pompano Beach, Quickly Apprehended By Broward Sheriff's DeputiesA group of migrants came ashore in Pompano Beach late Wednesday afternoon.
Florida Sheriffs Sign On To Help With Immigration EnforcementThe number of Florida sheriffs who have signed agreements to participate in federal programs designed to catch undocumented immigrants in county jails has tripled.
Acting Homeland Security Secretary: Plan To Send Immigrants From Southern US Border To South Florida No Longer An OptionA plan to send potentially thousands of undocumented immigrants to South Florida is officially off the table, according to acting the secretary of Homeland Security.
Governor Ron DeSanits On Immigrants Being Shipped To South Florida: 'Not Gonna Happen'Florida Governor Ron DeSantis shut down rumors Saturday night that the president of the United States plans to transport thousands of immigrants from the US—Mexico border to Broward and Palm Beach counties.
Facing South Florida: Immigration InfluxIn a startling development on Thursday, the Trump administration announced it is planning on flying illegal immigrants, more than 1,000 every month, from the US-Mexico border and release them into Broward and Palm Beach counties.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, ‘We Cannot Accommodate The Dumping Of Unlawful Migrants In Our State’Federal officials told CBS4 Friday afternoon that for now, they will not be sending any undocumented migrants to South Florida, however, they said they are looking at processing capacity for U.S. Border Patrol sites across the nation.
'This Is Irresponsible Policy', Broward Mayor On Trump Admin Plans To Send Hundreds Of MigrantsBroward County officials say they've been informed by the Trump administration that they will be sending hundreds of immigrants to Broward on a weekly basis to help alleviate the problems at the US/Mexico border.
Prison Guards Eyed For Immigration Enforcement In FloridaThe head of Florida’s prison system last month told a top federal immigration official he would like to launch a pilot program that would deputize state correctional officers as immigration agents in an effort to “identify and process criminal aliens.”
Florida Lawmakers Ask Watchdog To Probe Migrant Teen Camp's ContractSouth Florida lawmakers are calling for an investigation into a facility housing migrant children.
Burgeoning Numbers Of Cubans Trying To Enter US Via MexicoBurgeoning numbers of Cubans are trying to get into the U.S. by way of the Mexican border, creating a big backlog of people waiting on the Mexican side for months for their chance to apply for asylum.
Lt. Gov. Nuñez Helps Launch Program Designed To Serve Warrants On Undocumented MigrantsDays after Florida lawmakers passed legislation that would require local law enforcement agencies to fully cooperate with federal immigration authorities, Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nuñez offered support for a federal immigration program launched Monday.
ICE To Train Florida Officers To Serve Federal WarrantsThe country's immigration enforcement agency on Monday announced a new partnership in Florida to allow some sheriff's deputies to serve warrants on behalf of the federal government.
Florida Lawmakers Pass Controversial Ban On Sanctuary CitiesLegislation that would give Florida one of the strictest laws in the nation against so-called sanctuary cities is headed to Gov. Ron DeSantis, giving him a chance to fulfill a key campaign promise.