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ENFORCEMENT AND REMOVAL – ICE removes Dominican national wanted for murder

NEW YORK — A Dominican national wanted for murder charges was removed Tuesday by Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers. Martires Molvan-Figeureo, 54, was escorted by ERO officers via an ICE Air Ops charter flight to Louisiana, where he then boarded a flight to the…
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ICE arrests convicted Mexican national released from local custody after detainer was ignored

NEW YORK — Officers with Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO)  arrested a Mexican national Wednesday after he was released from local custody when a detainer lodged with New York authorities was not honored. The man, who had previously been removed, has a prior conviction for…
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New York Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Conspiring to Provide Material Support to ISIL in Connection With Planned New Year’s Eve Attack

Emanuel L. Lutchman, 26, of Rochester, New York, was sentenced to 20 years in prison and 50 years of supervised release for conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), a designated foreign terrorist organization.   Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security…
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President Donald Trump of New York delivers Inaugural Address

Washington DC: United States of America – US Strong - Inaugural Address: Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans, and people of the world: Thank you. We, the citizens of America, are now joined in a great national effort to rebuild our country and…
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New York Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Provide Material Support to ISIL

Akhror Saidakhmetov, 21, a citizen of Kazakhstan and a resident of Brooklyn, New York, pleaded guilty to conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), a designated foreign terrorist organization. The guilty plea was announced by Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security…
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Man Sentenced to 13 Years in Prison for Attempting to Join Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula

Justin Kaliebe, 22, of Babylon and Bay Shore, New York, was sentenced to 13 years in prison and 20 years of supervised release with special conditions (including computer monitoring, a prohibition on contact with jihadists, search conditions, mental health treatment and a curfew, among others) following his guilty plea on…
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Cellphone Alerts Used in New York to Search for Bombing Suspect

Across New York City, cellphones blared on Monday morning with the dissonant but familiar tone of an emergency alert, typically used for weather-related advisories or abducted children. But this was different. For what is believed to be the first time, the nation’s Wireless Emergency Alerts system was deployed as an…
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New York Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Plot to Kill Muslims

Glendon Scott Crawford, 52, of Galway, New York, was sentenced today to 30 years in prison and lifetime supervised release, for plotting to kill Muslims with a weapon of mass destruction. The announcement was made by Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security Mary B. McCord, Attorney Richard S. Hartunian…
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Commuters Remain Vigilant and Resilient, Despite Arrest of Bomb Suspect

via NY City Lens By Joshua Oliver on September 20, 2016 As commuters in the tri-state area headed to work on Monday morning, police were hunting for Ahmad Khan Rahami, a 28 year-old man who was suspected of setting off explosives in the New York neighborhood of Chelsea and the New Jersey…
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