Tag: Human Rights

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

Operation Lone Star: Racial Profiling in Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Traffic Stops and High Death Toll from DPS Vehicle Pursuits

Published by ACLU of Texas and the Texas Civil Rights Project, via the Texas Tribune, on July 28, 2022.

A complaint to the Justice Department about racial profiling and dangerous vehicle pursuits carried out by Texas state law enforcement personnel within the framework of the so-called “Operation Lone Star.”

Tags: Human Rights, Racism, Texas, Vehicle Pursuits