ICE Conducts 1,172 Raids in 11 Months
La Opinión, News Report, Jorge Morales Almada, Translated by Elena Shore, Posted: Oct 17, 2008 Review it on NewsTrust
LOS ANGELES -- In less than a year, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has conducted 1,172 worksite raids across the country. In 11 months, from Oct. 1, 2007 to Aug. 31, 2008, ICE arrested 4,956 people in these operations, of which 1,022 were either wanted for criminal charges or had a deportation order against them. Of those arrested, 116 people were owners, managers, supervisors or human resources employees who were accused of hiring undocumented immigrants.