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This section of has information and resources about Detention issues in Pennsylvania.

  • Detention Operations Manual

    The Detention Operations Manual (which contains a complete set of Detention Standards) from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement establishes uniform policies and procedures for the safe, secure and humane treatment of foreign nationals in INS custody. Content Detail

    U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement
  • - Pennsylvania Organizations

    List of organizations in Pennsylvania from offering assistance, counseling or representation in immigration issues. Content Detail

  • immi - Search for Legal Help

    Immi helps immigrants in the U.S. understand their legal options. Our online screening tool, legal information, and referrals to nonprofit legal services organizations are always free to use. Immi works with legal aid organizations across the U.S. to connect immigrants to legal help. Enter your address or zip code to see a list of organizations in your area. Content Detail

    Immigration Advocates Network
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  • Information for Pro Se Litigants

    These self-help materials from the Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project are designed for detainees to use in representing themselves when applying for some common forms of legal relief from removal. These materials are written for detainees in Arizona and were last updated in 2007. Note: These publications are meant to provide useful basic information about immigration law and detention in removal in Arizona and were created in the course of the Florence Project's work. Under no circumstances do they constitute legal advice. Content Detail

    Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project
  • Legal Help for Unaccompanied Minors in Immigration

    The Unaccompanied Children Resource Center maintains a directory of free and low-cost immigration legal services providers that can be searched by state, county or zip code, as well as information about what happens in immigration court and information on requirements to secure status in certain special circumstances. Content Detail

    Unaccompanied Children Resource Center
  • U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Fact Sheets

    Listing of Fact Sheets available from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Content Detail

    U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement