17 NGO Reports tagged “Detention”

Links to long-form information produced by non-governmental organizations (other than WOLA)

Unresolved Complaints of CBP Misconduct Require Immediate Attention and Accountability

Published by the ACLU on March 3, 2021.

A memo to the incoming Biden administration’s new Homeland Security secretary details numerous unresolved cases of CBP and Border Patrol misconduct and abuse. Accompanied by a 207-page appendix of complaints issued in 2019 and 2020.

Tags: Asylum, Detention, Family Separation, Human Rights, Metering, Organizational Culture, Public Health, Remain in Mexico, Use of Force

Re: Separation of Families via CBP Detention and Processing, and the Agency’s Refusal to Implement a Detainee Locator System

Published by ACLU San Diego and Imperial Counties and ACLU Border Rights on April 15, 2020.

A complaint from the ACLU Foundation of San Diego and Imperial Counties and ACLU Border Rights Center reports on CBP’s failure to implement a detainee locator system, which complicates efforts to reunify separated families.

Tags: CBP, Conditions in Custody, Detention, Family Separation, Processing

No Way Out: The Humanitarian Crisis for Migrants and Asylum Seekers Trapped Between the United States, Mexico and the Northern Triangle of Central America

Published by Doctors Without Borders on February 11, 2020.

A documentation of the effects that U.S. asylum restriction policies are having on migrants’ physical and mental health, based on 480 interviews and testimonies with migrants and asylum seekers.

Tags: Asylum, Crimes Against Migrants, Detention, Metering, Mexico crackdown, Remain in Mexico, Trauma