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How to Manage an ICE Site Visit

Aug 21, 2019

On August 7, 2019, more than 600 agents from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raided several companies across Mississippi. With the help of the local district attorney’s office, these raids resulted in the arrests of approximately 680 undocumented workers.1 Federal prosecutors involved described the investigation as “the largest single-state immigration enforcement operation in our nation’s history.”2 In response to this raid, Acting Director of ICE Matt Albence stated, “These are not new laws, nor is the enforcement of them new.”3 Mike Hurst, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi, added, “If we find you have violated federal criminal law, we are coming for you.” (Read More)

Article By: Jorge R. Lopez and Brian J. Bedard*

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