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A man holds on to a prison bar inside of a jail cell. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

ICE Agents Arrest 59 Criminals, Immigration Fugitives

Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Removal Operations officials have arrested 59 individuals in the Chicago area as part a month-long operation aimed at immigration violators and criminal aliens that led to nearly 300 arrests throughout the Midwest.

06/18/2014

Immigrant rights activist Elvira Arellano, a Mexican immigrant, stands with her son Saul at a press conference inside the Adalberto United Methodist Church in Chicago on Aug. 15, 2007. Arellano took refuge in the church for a year after she was ordered to report to the U.S. immigration office to face deportation. She eventually left the church to lobby Congress for immigration reform, and was deported. (Credit:  JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Activist Immigrant Who Took Refuge In Chicago Church Returns To U.S.

A Mexican immigrant who made international headlines seven years ago for living in a Chicago church while fighting to stay in the U.S. with her son before she was deported has returned from Mexico, seeking asylum for humanitarian reasons.

03/19/2014

Former Congressman Mel Reynolds arrives at court in Harare, Zimbabwe, to appear on charges of immigration violations and possession of pornography. (Credit: The Herald)

Former Congressman Reynolds Deported From Zimbabwe

Lawyers for former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds say he was deported to the U.S. after a paying a fine for violating Zimbabwe’s immigration laws.

02/24/2014

Sebastian Senakiewicz is charged with conspiracy planning, for allegedly plotting to use Molotov cocktails to disrupt the NATO summit. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Polish Immigrant Convicted Of NATO Bomb Threat Deported

A man convicted of making false terrorist threats during the NATO Summit in 2012 has been deported to Poland after serving his sentence, federal officials said.

08/14/2013

Alejandro Flores, a former priest and convicted pedophile, was taken into custody by federal agents after his release from prison on Aug. 5, 2013. He was deported to Bolivia the next day. (Photo from U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement)

Convicted Pedophile Priest Deported To Bolivia

In 2004, Alejandro Flores, a priest in the Diocese of Joliet, befriended a then-7-year-old boy while a seminarian at St. Mary’s Church in West Chicago, and had repeated sexual contact with him over a five-year period.

08/07/2013

Ivan Hernandez-Barosso

Fugitive Deported To Mexico After Killing Woman, Fleeing To U.S.

Federal authorities have deported a man charged with killing a woman who refused to dance with him at a party in Mexico.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2011

Tony And Janina Wasilewski

Family Reunited After Deported Wife Returns

A Chicago area family has begun a new chapter of life, and for the first time in 22 years, their immigration status is no longer in doubt.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2011

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Murder Suspect Arrested After Being Deported From London

A Chicago man suspected of a race-related shooting death last October tried to flee the country to London, but was deported back to the U.S. and arrested in New Jersey.

03/05/2011