23 Reports in September 2022

Links to long-form information about U.S. border governance and migration

Del Rio Area Struggled With Prolonged Detention, Consistent Compliance With Cbp’s Teds Standards, and Data Integrity

Published by the DHS Office of Inspector-General on September 29, 2022.

Among findings: “Border Patrol held 1,164 detainees in custody in four facilities longer than specified in the National Standards on Transport, Escort, Detention, and Search (TEDS), which generally limit detention in these facilities to 72 hours.” (Original link)

Tags: Border Patrol, Conditions in Custody, Del Rio, Detention, Oversight

Operational Challenges Within ORR and the ORR Emergency Intake Site at Fort Bliss Hindered Case Management for Children

Published by the Department of Health and Human Services Inspector-General Office on September 21, 2022.

Finds that operational challenges within the Office of Refugee Resettlement “hindered case management” at an emergency site at Fort Bliss, Texas in 2021, “which may have adversely affected unaccompanied children’s safety and well-being.” (Original link)

Tags: Human Rights, Oversight, Processing, Unaccompanied Children