Detroit ICE http://michiganradio.org en Dearborn immigration town hall tries to bridge gap between law enforcement, public http://michiganradio.org/post/dearborn-immigration-town-hall-tries-bridge-gap-between-law-enforcement-public <p>Top federal law enforcement officials took questions on immigration laws at a Dearborn town hall Thursday night.</p><p>Organizers say the event was meant to break down barriers between law enforcement and the public on a particularly complex and emotional topic: immigration.</p><p>Special Agent in Charge Brian Moskowitz from the Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Detroit ICE field office director Rebecca Adducci, and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Detroit office director Mick Dedvukaj fielded questions on a range of topics.</p> Fri, 18 May 2012 18:31:29 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 7534 at http://michiganradio.org Marchers protest racial profiling, federal immigration agencies in Detroit http://michiganradio.org/post/marchers-protest-racial-profiling-federal-immigration-agencies-detroit <p>Hundreds of people rallied against racial profiling and for immigration reform in southwest Detroit Saturday.</p><p>The marchers protested what they call the increasingly abusive tactics directed toward members of Detroit&rsquo;s Latino and Arab communities.</p><p>Protesters singled out Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Border Patrol. They say those federal agencies have created a climate of fear, especially in southwest Detroit&rsquo;s immigrant communities.</p> Mon, 22 Aug 2011 18:28:17 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 3857 at http://michiganradio.org Marchers protest racial profiling, federal immigration agencies in Detroit Detroit immigrant community denounces ICE investigation http://michiganradio.org/post/detroit-immigrant-community-denounces-ice-investigation-0 <pre> Immigrant advocates in Detroit have denounced an Immigration and Customs Enforcement internal investigation. </pre> <pre> They say the agency &ldquo;whitewashed&rdquo; an investigation into whether agents improperly targeted a school in southwest Detroit. </pre> <pre> Speaking through a translator, Brisa Maldonado recounted how she and her husband were pulled over, and her husband detained, after dropping their children off at Hope of Detroit Academy on March 31st. </pre> <pre> The incident happened during what parents and school officials say was an ICE stakeout at the predomi Mon, 01 Aug 2011 23:20:37 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 3566 at http://michiganradio.org Detroit immigrant community denounces ICE investigation