ILW.COM - the immigration portal Immigration Daily

Home Page


Immigration Daily

Archives

Processing times

Immigration forms

Discussion board

Resources

Blogs

Twitter feed

Immigrant Nation

Attorney2Attorney

CLE Workshops

Immigration books

Advertise on ILW

VIP Network

EB-5

移民日报

About ILW.COM

Connect to us

Make us Homepage

Questions/Comments


SUBSCRIBE

Immigration Daily


Chinese Immig. Daily




The leading
immigration law
publisher - over
50000 pages of
free information!
Copyright
1995-
ILW.COM,
American
Immigration LLC.

View RSS Feed

Matthew Kolken on Deportation And Removal

86% of all individuals detained in 2009 by the Obama administration on immigration charges are from Mexico

Rate this Entry
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Immigration Statistics has released the Yearbook of Immigration Statistics 2009 tables on Enforcement.

The statistics include the numbers relating to the apprehension, detention, return, and removal of foreign nationals during 2009.



The Key findings in this report include the following:


  • DHS apprehended 613,000 foreign nationals; 86 percent were natives of Mexico.

  • The number of foreign nationals apprehended by CBP's Border Patrol decreased 23 percent between 2008 and 2009.

  • ICE detained approximately 383,000 foreign nationals.

  • 393,000 foreign nationals2 were removed from the United States--the seventh consecutive record high. The leading countries of origin of those removed were Mexico (72 percent), Guatemala (7 percent), and Honduras (7 percent).

  • Expedited removals accounted for 106,600 or 27 per-cent of all removals.

  • DHS removed 128,000 known criminal aliens3 from the United States.

  • 580,000 foreign nationals were returned to their home countries without a removal order.

Submit "86% of all individuals detained in 2009 by the Obama administration on immigration charges are from Mexico" to Facebook Submit "86% of all individuals detained in 2009 by the Obama administration on immigration charges are from Mexico" to Twitter Submit "86% of all individuals detained in 2009 by the Obama administration on immigration charges are from Mexico" to Google Submit "86% of all individuals detained in 2009 by the Obama administration on immigration charges are from Mexico" to StumbleUpon Submit "86% of all individuals detained in 2009 by the Obama administration on immigration charges are from Mexico" to Reddit Submit "86% of all individuals detained in 2009 by the Obama administration on immigration charges are from Mexico" to Digg Submit "86% of all individuals detained in 2009 by the Obama administration on immigration charges are from Mexico" to del.icio.us

Tags: None Add / Edit Tags

Comments

Put Free Immigration Law Headlines On Your Website

Immigration Daily: the news source for legal professionals. Free! Join 35000+ readers Enter your email address here: