United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement

  • Agency: United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement
  • Address: 880 Front Street #2232, San Diego, 92101 CA
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Phone: (619) 557-6117

United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement is located at 880 Front Street #2232, San Diego, 92101 CA. The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement phone number is (619) 557-6117.

United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement News

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ICE ERO removed an Ecuadorian national who is wanted in his home country on rape charges.

Within the past week, ICE ERO removed two public safety threats to their respective countries of origin.

Gabriel Acosta Villa, 29, of Lake Forest, California, and Oscar Perez Jr., 23, of Santa Ana, California, are both charged by complaint with one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine and one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute heroin.

Special agents from ICE HSI executed a criminal search warrant at Fresh Mark in Salem, Ohio, in addition to federal document search warrants at three other Fresh Mark locations in Northern Ohio. During the search warrant execution, authorities identified 146 Fresh Mark employees working at the Salem meat processor who were subject to arrest for immigration violations.

On June 13, special agents with ICE HSI launched Operation Limelight USA at Washington Dulles International Airport. The program is designed to increase public awareness about female genital mutilation (FGM) and help to deter its practice.

Justin Gaertner is a combat wounded U.S. Marine who continues to serve his country as an ICE computer forensics analyst, helping solve criminal cases & rescue abused children. The tattoo shown here is the symbol for his platoon while he fought in Afghanistan. Read the full ICE statement regarding erroneous attacks on ICE employee for #military tattoo.

"The people rescued from this tractor-trailer were very lucky to have been discovered before the Texas heat took its toll,” said Special Agent in Charge Shane M. Folden, HSI San Antonio. “We have recently seen how smuggled people have died under the dangerous circumstances human smugglers transport their human cargo. These horrific instances show how no one should trust their lives — or the lives of their loved ones — to these criminal organizations.”

During Internet Safety Month, learn how ICE's HSI is combating criminal activity conducted on or facilitated by the Internet.

ICE HSI Philadelphia special agents and U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Delaware returned a more than 500-year-old copy of Christopher Columbus’ letter describing his discoveries in the Americas to the Vatican during a repatriation ceremony at the Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana (the “Vatican Library) in Vatican City.

Of those arrested in Los Angeles and surrounding areas from Sunday through Tuesday, almost 90% had criminal convictions.

In case you missed it: The Washington Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (ICAC), in collaboration with ICE HSI's Operation Predator, participated in Operation Broken Heart from March 1 through May 31. The operation identified individuals using peer-to-peer networks to share child pornography.

All 54 suspected smuggled aliens were rescued Tuesday night after being discovered inside a tractor trailer; one of those rescued remains hospitalized.

ICE HSI takes a straightforward role in combating illegal activity on the Darknet. Their workload has increased in recent years as criminal activity has infiltrated the cyber environment. As a criminal investigative unit, HSI and its agents combat criminal activity on the Darknet the same way they do offline: one step at a time.

A Connecticut man was sentenced in federal court to five years in federal prison and five years of supervised release for possessing child pornography, after his conviction in a 'Dark Web' investigation led by ICE HSI, New Haven, Connecticut.

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A U.S. citizen was sentenced to 72 months in prison for paying a 14-year-old girl for sex on multiple occasions in 2007.

This investigation was conducted under HSI’s Operation Predator, an international initiative to protect children from sexual predators. Since the launch of Operation Predator in 2003, HSI has arrested more than 16,000 individuals for crimes against children, including the production and distribution of online child pornography, traveling overseas for sex with minors, and sex trafficking of children. In fiscal year 2016, more than 2,600 child predators were arrested by HSI special agents under this initiative and more than 800 victims identified or rescued.

Federal importation laws give HSI the authority to take a leading role in investigating crimes involving the illicit importation and distribution of cultural property and art. Learn more about ICE’s cultural property, art and antiquities investigations.

Yesterday, ICE and the The United States Department of Justice returned a more than 500-year-old copy of Christopher Columbus’ letter describing his discoveries in the Americas to Spain during an evening repatriation ceremony at the Residence of the Spanish Ambassador to the United States. The letter, originally written in 1493, was stolen from the National Library of Catalonia in Barcelona and sold for approximately $1 million.

ICE’s worksite enforcement strategy focuses on the criminal prosecution of employers who knowingly hire illegal workers. ICE also uses I-9 audits and civil fines to encourage compliance with the law.

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