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DHS and DOJ Release Data on Incarcerated Aliens

WASHINGTON – President Trump’s Executive Order on Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)...

USCIS Guidance on DACA Renewal Requests Affected by Mail Service Issues

U.S. CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION Services (USCIS) has received reports that the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has identified USPS mail service delays that affected a...

USCIS Investigation Results in Two-Year Conviction in Marriage Fraud Ring

HOUSTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) assisted in the investigation of a large-scale marriage fraud ring which led to a federal jury...

Google, Facebook and Others Sign a Brief Urging Trump To Reinstate DACA

GOOGLE, FACEBOOK, Uber and Lyft have joined more than 100 other tech companies in defense of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program...

How to enlist in the US Military

YES, EACH YEAR, ABOUT 8000 NON-CITIZENS join the U.S. military. A 2011 study found that roughly 4 percent of those enlisted in active-duty military service are non-citizens. Generally, if...

New USCIS Form Streamlines Process to Obtain a Work Authorization Document and Social Security...

Release Date: Oct. 2, 2017 Versión en español WASHINGTON – Based on a new information-sharing partnership between U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Social...

Immigration Help Available to Those Affected by Hurricane Irma

USCIS offers immigration services that may help people affected by unforeseen circumstances, including disasters such as Hurricane Irma. The following measures may be available on...

DACA Recipient Information Sessions by HIAS Philadelphia

THE DEFERRED ACTION for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) legislation was enacted in 2012 and allows any individual who entered the U.S. prior to their 16th birthday...

Changes for Certain Permanent Residency Applications

USCIS to Expand In-Person Interview Requirements for Certain Permanent Residency Applicants Release Date: Aug. 28, 2017 WASHINGTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin...