expedited removal

DHS Begins Expedited Removal of Some Migrant Families Apprehended at Border

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) began flights to remove some migrant families designated for expedited removal. The order for expedited removal applies to some migrant families who illegally crossed the U.S. border from Mexico who cannot be removed under Title 42 coronavirus protection protocols.

GUATEMALA CITY, GUATEMALA - MAY 30: Guatemalan men walk from a deportation flight, chartered by the U.S. Government, after being sent back from the United States on May 30, 2019 in Guatemala City, Guatemala. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deports some 2,000 people per week to Guatemala from various …

ICE Unlocks Fast-Track Nationwide Deportation Powers

Homeland defense officials are finally expanding their fast-track “expedited removal” deportation powers to quickly deport illegal migrants nationwide who cannot show they have lived illegally in the United States for longer than two years. 

In this file photo from 2015, a man is detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in Los Angeles. New raids could target a large number of immigrants in major cities.