Deportation of Aliens Claiming U.S.-Born Children: Second Half, Calendar Year 2017 [open pdf - 377KB]
"The data provided in this report are based on a reporting period of July 1, 2017, through December 31, 2017. During the reporting period, ICE [U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement] sought orders of removal in the cases of 10,981 aliens who claimed to have at least one U.S.-born child. ICE obtained 6,267 final orders of removal for aliens who claimed to have at least one U.S.-born child. ICE removed 14,616 aliens who claimed at least one U.S.-born child. Additionally, the ICE areas of responsibility (AOR) in which the most final orders were obtained for aliens who claimed to have at least one U.S.-born child were Atlanta (625), Los Angeles (520), and Phoenix (512). The agency that apprehended the most aliens for whom final orders were obtained and who claimed to have at least one U.S.-born child was ICE, with 5,132, followed by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), with 1,110. The leading types of final orders obtained were for inadmissible aliens, with 4,296, followed by those for deportable aliens, with 1,358."
Department of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/