Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino Vetoes 'Sanctuary County' BillLegislators approved the Immigration Protection Act earlier this week and vow to override.
Study: Millennial Illegal Immigrants At Highest Risk For Psychological Distress, 'Live In Constant Fear Of Deportation'A new study finds Millennial-age immigrants who came to the United States illegally as small children are now at the highest risk for suffering from psychological distress as young adults.
Trump Announces Support For Immigration Reform Favoring English-Speaking, High-Skilled WorkersPresident Donald Trump is endorsing what he calls “the most significant reform to our immigration system in half a century."
Connecticut Single Mother Of 4 Defies Her Deportation OrdersNury Chavarria, 43, was supposed to board a plane back to Guatemala by 5 p.m. Thursday. Instead, she sought refuge at a local church.
Ossining High School Senior Arrested By ICE Agents Faces Deportation FridayIn 2014, 19-year-old Diego Puma Macancela and his mother, Rosa Macancela Vazquez, came to the United States to escape gang violence. Now, they are being sent back to Ecuador
NYC Officials Call For End To Immigration Raids At CourthousesImmigrant advocates were seething over last week’s attempted arrest of a victim of human trafficking inside Queens Criminal Court.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions: Sanctuary Cities Must EndThe Justice Department will require compliance with immigration laws in order for the cities to receive grants through the Office of Justice Programs, Sessions said.
New York Joins Lawsuit Against Trump's Revised Travel BanNew York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said in a statement Thursday that Trump's new executive order is "a Muslim ban by another name."
False Stories About ICE Sweeps & Checkpoints Spark Fear In New York's Immigrant CommunitiesPresident Donald Trump's tough talk on immigration is reverberating across New York as false stories about ICE raids spread on social media.
O'Neill Tells NYPD Not To Enforce Trump's Expanded Deportation OrdersPolice Commissioner James O'Neill sent an internal memo to the men and women of the NYPD, ordering them not to comply, but experts say that defiance could come at a steep cost.
Trump Administration Expands Immigration Enforcement, Targeting Bigger Pool Of People For DeportationThe Homeland Security Department memos, signed by Secretary John Kelly, lay out that any immigrant living in the United States illegally who has been charged or convicted of any crime -- and even those suspected of a crime -- will now be an enforcement priority.
ICE Memo: 40 Foreign Nationals Arrested In NYC Area Operations"In a memo dated Saturday, February 11th, ICE claimed that these arrests were part of “routine, daily targeted operations."