Immigration Escapees Caught in Newton

Three men who escaped from immigration officers near the Scott-Newton county line Tuesday weren't on the loose for long.  They got away during a fuel stop in Lake and wound up in Newton, about ten miles away.  Police Chief Randy Patrick says his dispatchers... Read More.

119 Illegal Aliens Prosecuted For Stealing Identities of Americans, Falsifying Immigration Documents, Fraudulently Claiming to be U.S. Citizens, Other Crimes

Charges Stem from 680 Detained at Largest, Single-State Worksite Enforcement Action in Nation’s HistoryU.S. Attorney Mike Hurst announced that 119 illegal aliens have been prosecuted by the U.S. Attorney’s Office since the execution of multiple federal criminal and administrative search warrants at seven sites... Read More.

Largest US immigration raids in a decade net 680 arrests

(AP) — U.S. immigration officials raided numerous Mississippi food processing plants Wednesday, arresting 680 mostly Latino workers in what marked the largest workplace sting in at least a decade.The raids, planned months ago, happened just hours before President Donald Trump was scheduled to visit... Read More.