Tag Archives: Detained

1 In 5 Immigrant Children Detained During ‘Zero Tolerance’ Border Policy Are Under 13

By Shefali Luthra and Marisa Taylor The Trump administration has detained 2,322 children 12 years old or younger amid its border crackdown, a Department of Health and Human Services official told Kaiser Health News on Wednesday. They represent almost 20 percent of the immigrant children currently held by the U.S. government in the wake of its latest immigrant prosecu… Health

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Passport news: Women detained at airport after plastic surgery left them unrecognisable

The three women travelled from China to South Korea to have plastic surgery on their faces.  But their plan backfired when they were detained by immigration officers as they tried to return home.  The travellers’ faces had swollen up so much from their procedures that they were completely unrecognisable.  Officers could not confirm they were the same people in their ...

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