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Immigration and Customs Enforcement

MetLife Stadium will host Super Bowl XLVIII (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Feds Seize More Than $21 Million In Counterfeit Super Bowl Gear

Authorities say most of the knockoffs were manufactured overseas. They say once the makers learned the Broncos and Seahawks made the Super Bowl, they rushed to make the goods with the teams’ logos. Then the goods were smuggled into the U.S. using overnight shipping.

01/30/2014

An image from documents released by the U.S. Attorney's office shows the fossil of a Tyrannosaurus bataar dinosaur. (credit: US Attorney's Office Southern District of New York)

Smuggled Dinosaur Skeleton Returned To Mongolia

It was seized by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents after it was sold at auction in New York City for over $1 million last year.

05/06/2013

Fredy Marcelo Arbito (credit: ICE)

Feds: Child Porn Suspect Believed To Be In New Jersey

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations unit is looking for 30-year-old Fredy Marcelo Arbito. He’s a naturalized U.S. citizen from Ecuador whose last known address was in Hightstown.

03/12/2013

Long Island City Immigration Office (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

City Council Approves Plan To Keep Police Detainees From Immigration Officials

The New York City Council on Wednesday approved a measure that will make it more difficult for immigration officials to detain people being released from police custody.

02/27/2013

David Bradley (credit: CBS 2)

More Alleged Victims Come Forward In Case Of Man Accused Of Impersonating An ICE Agent

David Bradley, 39, is now alleged to have pretended to be an ICE agent on five separate occasions, WCBS 880′s Sophia Hall reported.

06/20/2012

David Bradley (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Long Island Man Charged With Impersonating ICE Agent

Police said 39-year-old David Bradley activated emergency lights he had on his vehicle and pulled over a 19-year-old driver following a road rage incident on Sunday afternoon.

06/13/2012

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn and officials speak out against the Secure Communities program at City Hall - New York, NY - May 14, 2012 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Quinn, Officials Oppose Restart Of Secure Communities Program

The Secure Communities program will give immigration officials access to fingerprints of undocumented immigrants in local jails.

05/14/2012

Items seized in Operation Holiday Hoax (credit: ICE)

ICE Announces Seizure Of $80 Million In Counterfeit Goods

Fake NFL jerseys, Disney knock-offs, and replicas of an Angry Birds toy are all part of the massive seizure of counterfeit goods announced Thursday by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

12/22/2011

Computer Keyboard (file / credit: clipart.com)

Feds Crack Down On Websites Selling Counterfeit Goods

Federal authorities have shut down 150 websites accused of selling knock-off or pirated merchandise to unsuspecting online bargain hunters.

11/28/2011

Nadia Habib and her Mom Nazim (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Mom, Daughter Facing Deportation To Bangladesh Can Stay For Now

Supporters cheered as the lawyer for Nazim Habib and her 19-year-old daughter Nadia announced that an immigration judge would review their case.

09/29/2011

Nadia Habib and her Mom Nazim (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Mom, Daughter May Avoid Deportation To Bangladesh

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is lending support to Nazim Habib and her 19-year-old daughter, Nadia. Her office is optimistic the pair will be able to stay in the United States.

09/28/2011

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Bloomberg: Country Risks ‘National Suicide’ With Immigration Policy

Mayor Michael Bloomberg isn’t holding his tongue when it comes to criticism of the U.S. immigration policy.

09/28/2011

Newark Airport Customs

Family Fined $300 For Having Apple, Tomato, 3 Cucumbers In Backpack At Newark Liberty

A Florida family of four visiting relatives in New Jersey got an unwelcome surprise at the Customs gate — all because of some forgotten fruit and vegetables. The oversight was an expensive one that has the family fuming.

08/11/2011

Aftab Ali Khan (credit: AP Photo/Barbara Lacerra, File)

Man Held In Times Square Car Bomb Probe Deported To Pakistan

Federal immigration officials say a Pakistani man arrested in Massachusetts during the investigation into last year’s failed New York Times Square car bombing has been deported to Pakistan.

05/22/2011

ICE HSI Shooting

Federal Agent Shoots Immigration Suspect In Midtown Operation

A U.S. immigration officer opened fire on a suspect near the McDonald’s at 34th and 10th on Friday night.

03/26/2011

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