If you are trying to locate a friend or family member in Immigration custody, ICE’s online Detainee Locator will allow you to search for the person. Puede usar este sitio para buscar una persona en la custodia de la migra. Esa página es disponible en español también. Keep in mind in it may take some a day or two for ICE to update detention center records.
The Northwest Detention Center, located in Tacoma, Washington is where most men and women who are taken into ICE custody in Oregon and Washington are detained.
The Immigration Court Hotline, 1-800-898-7180, is a automated hotline that has information about cases pending in Immigration Court, including the dates and times of upcoming hearings. You will need to know the Alien Registration Number (A#) for the person whose case you are calling about. The A# is a nine digit number that will appear on paperwork issued by the government to someone in Removal Proceedings. If there are only 8 digits, enter “0” as the first digit (“012-345-678”). The A# also appears on immigration identity documents, like a Permanent Resident Card.
U visas – Information about U visas for victims of crime that was written by the government. La Visa U – Información sobre la visa U para víctimas de crimines que ha escrito del gobierno.
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) – A new form of immigration benefit for young people, created by President Obama. If you have any criminal history or questions about whether you qualify, it is very important that you speak with a licensed immigration attorney.
Notorio Fraud/Fraude de los Notorios is a serious problem affecting the immigrant community. Fraude de los notorios es un problema muy serio que afecta las comunidades de inmigrantes. Este sitio tiene información importante sobre el problema con los notorios. Si necesita ayuda con su caso migratorio, hable con un abogado licenciado.
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