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.
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.
Effects of the largest immigration raid in at least a decade are likely to ripple for years through six Mississippi small towns that host poultry plants.Handcuffed workers await transportation to a processing center following a raid by U.S. immigration officials at Koch Foods Inc.,... Read More.
Dozens of immigrant workers in Mississippi have been released a day after being detained in the largest immigration raid in a decade in the United States.Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officials say 680 people were arrested in Wednesday's raids.But immigration lawyers say that by Thursday... Read More.
(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.