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Analysis March 30
The link between immigration and crime exists in the imaginations of Americans, and nowhere else.
Life Inside February 1
He completed his prison sentence. Then immigration officers came calling.
The Frame January 19
Photographer Kirsten Luce captures the challenges facing migrants who arrive at a U.S. border crossing in Laredo, Texas.
News August 28, 2017
Recent lawsuits claim the agency is targeting people for deportation based on spurious allegations of gang connections.
News August 8, 2017
Border officials are supposed to return personal belongings to people who are deported to Mexico but often don’t.
Feature July 30, 2017
Under Trump, an Obama strategy unravels
News July 5, 2017
As a federal program grows, more mentally ill immigrants have access to attorneys.
News June 20, 2017
Communities across the country are defying the Trump administration on immigration.
Analysis March 2, 2017
A softer tone from the White House belies a harsher reality.
Commentary February 28, 2017
Immigrants may actually bring down crime in areas where they live.
Analysis February 20, 2017
Where the local lawmen serve as immigration enforcers.
Analysis February 20, 2017
What we learned from that surge of immigrant arrests
Analysis February 3, 2017
What to watch as the system prepares for mass deportations.
Graphics January 31, 2017
Hundreds of thousands of people from seven barred nations live in all parts of the U.S.
News January 18, 2017
Some deportees gain, too, but no one knows how many are affected.
Feature December 12, 2016
Welcome to Stewart Detention Center, the black hole of the immigration system.
Analysis September 26, 2016
Obama’s promise to focus on “felons not families” has fallen short
The Lowdown September 25, 2016
Ahead of the presidential debate, setting the record straight on a hot-button immigration issue.
Feature July 22, 2016
Lost in America’s deportation bureaucracy.
Analysis July 22, 2015
While prison reform gains momentum, the immigration debate remains “tough on crime.”
Feature June 17, 2015
Why did this undocumented woman spend more than four years in detention?
News June 16, 2015
As states loosen marijuana laws, the consequences for noncitizens remain as strict as ever.
Commentary May 21, 2015
It’s an internment camp.
News April 17, 2015
An immigration detention facility tries a new method for curbing sexual assault: Make the women dress differently.
Commentary March 4, 2015
Where suspects, by the thousands, disappear.
News November 21, 2014
Obama’s immigration plan has no room for criminals. But what’s a criminal?