Chicago Man's Family Worries As He Is Held By ICE, Trump Administration Plans Sanctuary City CrackdownThe Trump administration last week announced a controversial plan to send armed SWAT-like teams of Border Patrol agents to Chicago and at least nine other so-called sanctuary cities.
Crystal Lake Teen, Meydi Guzman Rivas, Freed From ICE Detention A teenager who fled Honduras for a better life was out of the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Thursday night, and was back with her friends and classmates.
Family Fights For Man Who Came To U.S. Under DACA, Found Himself Locked Up And Locked In Legal WranglingJesus Lopez-Gutierrez came to Chicago from Mexico as a child – given relief to stay by the so-called DACA program for kids who had no say in the matter. And he has found himself embroiled in legal wrangling that put him behind bars for a crime that never stuck.
Immigration Agents Detain Workers At Route 66 Pizzeria On Southeast Side, Officials SayFederal immigration agents detained five people at a Southeast Side pizzeria Monday, the Mayor’s Office confirmed.
Man Says ICE Agents Tried To Pick Up His Wife Friday In ChicagoImmigration raids are planned in Chicago and across the country this weekend, and some say they are already happening.
ICE Raids Could Begin After Postponement; 'People Are A Little Bit Better Prepared'After a two week postponement, it's possible ICE raids could begin in just hours, based on a series of tweets from President Donald Trump, threatening to deport those staying here illegally.
Feds: 711 Separated Migrant Children Ineligible For ReunificationsThe Trump administration struggled to meet a court-imposed deadline Thursday for reuniting immigrant children and their parents. Nearly 2,600 children ages 5 years and older were separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Wrongfully Imprisoned Back Of The Yards Man ReleasedICE released an immigrant father held for 10 months after he was mistakenly believed to be a gang member.
Protesters Block Downtown Traffic, Demand End To DeportationsA dozen protesters were arrested Tuesday morning, after blocking traffic on Congress Parkway as part of an anti-deportation rally that lasted more than an hour.
More Than A Dozen Children Plead For Immigration Officials To Release Their FathersWBBM's Mariam Sobh reports the children waived American flags as they said the Pledge of Allegiance.
Man Facing Deportation Allowed To Stay To Donate Kidney To SisterThe pleas of a 23-year-old Chicago woman in need of a kidney have been answered, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
County Board To Discuss Policy On Illegal Immigrants In JailExpect heated debate on immigration issues at a Cook County Board hearing Thursday morning.
Police Setup Sting As UPS Driver To Arrest Man Receiving Pot-Stuffed ClocksPolice on Monday posed as UPS employees to nab a west suburban man accepting packages of wooden clocks jammed with $600,000 worth of compressed cannabis.
Immigration Agents Move Out Of Criminal Court BuildingFederal agents who track illegal immigrants are no longer working out of the Cook County Criminal Courts building where they were able to immediately check arrest records and begin deportations.
Immigrant Advocates Slam Federal Deportation ProgramState lawmakers and advocates for immigrants’ rights are condemning a federal program, which they say is targeting families and not the worst criminals for which it was designed.