• New deal keeps open facility that detains immigrant families

    1 month ago - By National Post

    HOUSTON - The U.S. government has quietly reached a new agreement to keep open a 2,400-bed detention facility used to detain immigrant mothers and children, in a lucrative arrangement for a private prison company and the tiny South Texas town where it's located.
    U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement last month signed a contract with the city of Dilley, where the South Texas Family Residential Center opened in 2014. Dilley signed a contract at the same time with CoreCivic, the private prison operator that runs the detention centre, the largest facility of its kind in the U.S. The city...
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  • New deal keeps open facility that detains immigrant families

    New deal keeps open facility that detains immigrant families

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    HOUSTON - The U.S. government has quietly reached a new agreement to keep open a 2,400-bed detention facility used to detain immigrant mothers and children. It's a lucrative arrangement for a private prison company and the tiny South Texas town where it's located. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement last month signed an agreement with...
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