IMMIGRATION AND DETENTION TIMELINE

IMMIGRATION AND DETENTION TIMELINE

                                    The Obama Era (2009-2016)

SURGE OF UNACCOMPANIED MINORS (2014-2015)                       

 

 

FAMILY DETENTION  (INCLUDING SINGLE ADULTS) (2014-2016)

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The Trump Era (2017—)

  ZERO TOLERANCE  (2018)  

                                                    \                    

                                                     FAMILY SEPARATIONS (2018-2019)

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                 MIGRANT PARENTS CRIMINALIZED    *          KIDS IN DETENTION    *                  ICE RAIDS   

Children separated from parents at border

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Children in detention without parents

 

ICE arrests in residential neighborhood

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

photo sources:

indianapublic media.org/khn.org/ice.gov

THE LEGAL CHALLENGES (2018 —)

 

  •                ICE/DHS continue expanding family and adult detention in for-profit facilities (2019)

 

  •                 ICE raids continue