Judicial Watch: City with Highest Per Capita Murder Rate Starts Defense Fund for Illegal Aliens

Less than a year after Baltimore prosecutors ordered staff not to charge illegal immigrants with minor, non-violent crimes because it could get the offenders deported, Maryland’s largest city will hire immigration attorneys to help those facing removal. It’s important to note that Baltimore has the nation’s highest per capita homicide rate and has been coined the deadliest big city in the United States by a mainstream newspaper. Nevertheless, a city panel approved spending $200,000 this month to pay for lawyers to represent illegal aliens with deportation orders. Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh says…

Judicial Watch Report: City with Highest Per Capita Murder Rate Starts Defense Fund for Illegal Aliens

Less than a year after Baltimore prosecutors ordered staff not to charge illegal immigrants with minor, non-violent crimes because it could get the offenders deported, Maryland’s largest city will hire immigration attorneys to help those facing removal. It’s important to note that Baltimore has the nation’s highest per capita homicide rate and has been coined the deadliest big city in the United States by a mainstream newspaper. Nevertheless, a city panel approved spending $200,000 this month to pay for lawyers to represent illegal aliens with deportation orders. Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh says…

Texas data show US-born Americans commit more rape and murder — Quartz

Donald Trump stopped by the US-Mexico border Tuesday to check progress on the wall he once promised to build to keep out drug dealers, criminals and “rapists.” So far, that consists of eight concrete prototypes in the outskirts of San Diego. “If you don’t have a wall system, we’re not going to have a country,” the US president said as he stood in front of them. “There’s a lot of problems in Mexico… they have the cartels.” But data from Texas show that it’s US-born criminals who are causing the…

ICE removes Guyanese national wanted for murder

NEW YORK – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) removed a Guyanese national March 1, who was wanted for murder in his home country. ERO deportation officers escorted Anthony Bhupdeo, 25, who was removed from the United States via a commercial flight. Bhupdeo was transferred into the custody of Guyanese law enforcement authorities upon arrival in Georgetown. “The removal of Bhupdeo is indicative of ERO’s resolve in carrying out the laws of our nation,” said Thomas Decker, field office director for ERO New York. “We…

ICE assists Irish Garda investigation to arrest chief suspect in Irish Detective’s murder

NEW YORK — An Irish national was recently charged in Ireland following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) New York, HSI Attaché London and HSI Boston, working jointly with An Garda Síochána (Garda), the national police service of Ireland. Aaron Brady, a dual citizen of Ireland and the United Kingdom, is the prime suspect in the murder of Adrian Donohoe, a detective working for the An Garda Síochána. Detective Donohoe was fatally shot in the line of duty in January 2013 by an…

ICE removes gang member wanted for murder in El Salvador

BALTIMORE – A fugitive alien and member of the 18th Street Gang was removed from the United States Friday by deportation officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO). Elmer Edrulfo Rios-Mancia, 37, is wanted in El Salvador for aggravated homicide and membership to an illicit group. Rios departed the United States on Friday from Alexandria International Airport in Louisiana under escort by ERO deportation officers. He was transferred to El Salvadoran law enforcement authorities upon his arrival in San Salvador, El Salvador. “Alien fugitives…

ICE detainee charged with 2007 Fort Worth murder

A 30-year-old Mexican national, Juan Eduardo Meraz-Flores, serving his third stint in federal prison for entering the United States illegally, has been charged with murder in connection with the fatal shooting of a Fort Worth auto shop owner in 2007. Meraz-Flores was serving a 30-month prison sentence when Fort Worth police received a tip of his possible involvement in the Jan. 31, 2007, shooting. A married father of three was shot in the head after an argument with a customer. Meraz-Flores has a long criminal history dating back to May…

Phoenix ERO repatriates El Salvadoran national wanted for murder

PHOENIX — An El Salvadoran national, wanted in his native country for aggravated murder, was repatriated Wednesday, by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO), and was transferred to the custody of El Salvadoran authorities. Alexander Jovel-Guillen, 23, aka “El Crimen,” came into ICE custody Oct. 26, 2016, after apprehension by the U.S. Border Patrol. At that time, he was detained for illegal entry and held for removal from the United States. On Oct. 30, 2017, El Salvadoran authorities notified ERO that Jovel-Guillen was subject to…

Phoenix officers remove Honduran national for attempted murder charge

PHOENIX – A Honduran national wanted in his native country for attempted murder was repatriated Wednesday, October 25, by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO). Guilber Noe Sevilla-Rozales, 28, was transferred to the custody of Honduran authorities by ICE officers at the Ramon Villeda Morales International Airport in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. Sevilla-Rozales came into U.S. Department of Homeland Security custody on September 8, following his arrest near Sasabe, Arizona, by U.S. Border Patrol agents. The following day, he was transferred to ERO custody pending…

ICE removes MS-13 gang member wanted for attempted murder in El Salvador

MIAMI – A Salvadoran MS-13 gang member, illegally present in the United States, who is wanted in his native country for attempted aggravated homicide was removed Friday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO). German Reyes-Benitez, 22, is wanted for attempted aggravated homicide, in El Salvador. On Nov. 29, 2016, Reyes Benitez was ordered removed from the United States by a federal immigration judge. ERO Miami deportation officers transferred Mr. Reyes from the Krome Detention Center on Thursday to Alexandria, Louisiana, where Mr.…