Deportation of Aliens Claiming U.S.-Born Children: First Half, Calendar Year 2017 [open pdf - 318KB]
"The data provided in this report are based on a reporting period of January 1, 2017, through June 30, 2017. During the reporting period, ICE [U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement] sought orders of deportation, exclusion, or removal in the cases of 8,260 aliens who claimed to have at least one U.S.-born child. ICE obtained 4,853 final orders of deportation, exclusion, or removal for aliens who claimed to have at least one U.S.-born child. ICE removed 12,464 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 (431), Phoenix (387), and Los Angeles (374). 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 3,673, followed by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), with 1,158. The leading types of final orders obtained were for inadmissible aliens, with 3,242, followed by those for deportable aliens, with 1,072."
Department of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/