Category Archives: Dallas

TRAC Reports Show Increase in Immigration Court Cases

The latest report from the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) shows that the number of cases in U.S. Immigration Courts is at an all-time high at over 287,000.  Just over 8 percent of the cases involve charges of criminal activities, … Continue reading

Posted in Dallas, Immigration, Legal, Uncategorized

Secure Communities Task Force Findings on Immigration

Last Friday the Secure Communities Task Force, of which Dallas County sheriff Lupe Valdez is a member, issued a report of its findings and recommendations.  Secure Communities is a controversial program in which fingerprints of persons arrested by state and … Continue reading

Posted in Dallas, HRI, Immigration

HRI Sponsors Summit on Human Trafficking

As the issues related to human trafficking in our country continue, so does HRI’s support towards movements to help bring these problems to an end. This September, HRI is proud to be one of the sponsors for the Texas Summit … Continue reading

Posted in Dallas, Events, HRI, Trafficking

Immigration Backlog is Growing

According to the newest stats published by TRAC Immigration, the number of cases awaiting resolution in the Immigration Court system reached an all-time high by the end of September 2010. There are over 260,000 pending immigration cases causing the backlog … Continue reading

Posted in Dallas, Immigration, Texas