Set Text Size:

S

S

S

Reports & Studies

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 - 1997

  • DHS Annual Flow Report on Refugees and Asylees(683 KB - 9/17/2014)
    DHS Office of Immigration Statistics Annual Flow Report on the number and demographics of individuals admitted to the U.S. as refugees or granted asylum in the U.S. in 2013.
    AILA Doc. No. 14091743.
  • DHS OIG Memo on Oversight of Detention of Unaccompanied Alien Children(1186 KB - 9/3/2014)
    DHS’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) memo with findings from unannounced site visits between 7/17/14 and 8/20/14 to determine the conditions of detention for unaccompanied alien children in DHS custody, stating “we did not observe misconduct or inappropriate conduct by DHS employees.”
    AILA Doc. No. 14090341.
  • DHS OIG Report on ICE’s Release of Immigration Detainees(2661 KB - 8/18/2014)
    DHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) report on factors influencing ICE’s decision to release 2,226 immigration detainees in 2013, with recommendations for improving transparency in funding sources for managing detention bed space and for reporting ICE budget expenditures.
    AILA Doc. No. 14081847.
  • DHS OIG Report on CBP’s Workload Staffing Model(15611 KB - 8/7/2014)
    DHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report on CBP’s Workload Staffing Model, used for determining staffing needs and identifying staffing shortages within CBP. OIG recommends improving data reliability to help ensure that CBP’s budget requests accurately reflect staffing needs.
    AILA Doc. No. 14080741.
  • SEVIS By the Numbers General Summary Quarterly Review for July 2014(3642 KB - 8/7/2014)
    ICE SEVP Student and Exchange Visitor System (SEVIS) general summary quarterly review for July 2014, showing that China is the most common country of origin for F and M students studying in the U.S.
    AILA Doc. No. 14080760.
  • DHS 2014 Quadrennial Homeland Security Review(9969 KB - 7/15/2014)
    DHS 2014 Quadrennial Homeland Security review, including a section on immigration and the statement, “We support common-sense immigration reform legislation that provides an earned pathway to citizenship for the estimated 11.5 million undocumented immigrants in this country.”
    AILA Doc. No. 14071552.
  • DHS OIG Report on USCIS Tranformation Efforts and Hinderances(1795 KB - 7/15/2014)
    DHS OIG Report on USCIS Transformation and IT management and efforts, outlining several challenges, including a lack of coordination across internal divisions, technology lacking desired functionality or reliability, and staff not being aware of which systems to use for specific job functions.
    AILA Doc. No. 14071560.
  • DHS Report on UACs by Location of Origin for 2014(3324 KB - 7/2/2014)
    DHS report on CBP apprehensions statistics for 2014, with analysis of factors pushing unaccompanied alien children (UAC) to U.S. southwest border from Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala.
    AILA Doc. No. 14070255.
  • CIS Ombudsman Annual Report 2014(5130 KB - 7/1/2014)
    The Office of Citizenship and Immigration Services Ombudsman’s 2014 Annual Report, containing an overview of the Ombudsman’s mission and services, a review of USCIS programmatic and policy achievements, and a detailed discussion of pervasive and serious remaining problems and recommendations.
    AILA Doc. No. 14070143.
  • DHS OIG Report on Radio Frequency Identification Security at USCIS(1215 KB - 6/17/2014)
    DHS OIG Report finding that USCIS has effectively managed the implementation of radio frequency identification technology (RFID) used in green cards for security and border crossing purposes, while offering three recommendations for improvements needed to strengthen RFID Management.
    AILA Doc. No. 14061746.
  • DHS Report on Lawful Permanent Residents (LPR) in 2013(700 KB - 6/17/2014)
    DHS Office of Immigration Statistics Annual Flow Report on information on the number and characteristics of persons who became LPRs in the U.S. during 2013, finding 990,553 persons became LPRs in 2013.
    AILA Doc. No. 14061745.
  • DHS Annual Flow Report on U.S. Naturalizations During 2013(559 KB - 6/3/2014)
    DHS Office of Immigration Statistics’ Annual Flow Report on U.S. naturalizations, including information on naturalized individuals over the age of 18, broken down by metropolitan area of residence, sex, marital status, age, median years in LPR status, state of residence, and country of birth.
    AILA Doc. No. 14060346.
  • SEVIS By the Numbers General Summary Quarterly Review for April 2014(4349 KB - 5/7/2014)
    ICE SEVP Student and Exchange Visitor System (SEVIS) general summary quarterly review for April 2014, showing a two percent increase in F and M students studying in the U.S. since January 2014, and providing insight into which students pursue STEM coursework.
    AILA Doc. No. 14050741.
  • DHS March 2013 Report on Estimates of Unauthorized Immigrant Population Residing in the U.S.(1117 KB - 4/24/2014)
    DHS report with estimates of the size of the unauthorized immigrant population residing in the U.S. as of 1/1/12, by period of entry, region and country of origin, state of residence, age, and gender, finding little change in size of unauthorized population between 2011 and 2012.
    AILA Doc. No. 14042453.
  • DHS February 2014 Report on Size and Characteristics of Resident Nonimmigration Population(2015 KB - 3/25/2014)
    DHS report with estimates of size and characteristics of the resident nonimmigrant population (foreign nationals legally admitted for specific, temporary purposes and whose classes of admission are associated with residency, e.g., students and temporary workers) between 7/1/11 and 6/30/12.
    AILA Doc. No. 14032540.
  • DHS OIG Report on H-1B and L-1 Border Security Fees(1560 KB - 2/25/2014)
    DHS OIG report on USCIS controls to ensure that employers sponsoring H-1B and L-1 employees pay the applicable border security fee, finding that employers typically adhered to the requirements of the law. Report makes recommendations to enhance the overall effectiveness of the H-1B and L-1 programs.
    AILA Doc. No. 14022545.
  • DHS OIG Report on ICE Worksite Enforcement Administrative Inspections(2054 KB - 2/25/2014)
    DHS OIG report on ICE’s worksite enforcement, finding that the process met IRCA requirements, but ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations directorate has not adequately monitored or evaluated the performances or outcomes of field office practices and processes. Report provides recommendations.
    AILA Doc. No. 14022544.
  • DHS FY2013 FOIA Report to the Attorney General(1196 KB - 2/18/2014)
    DHS Privacy Office FOIA Report to the Attorney General from February 2014, summarizing the Department’s actions for the fiscal year and noting that in FY2013, DHS received 231,534 FOIA requests.
    AILA Doc. No. 14021845.
  • DHS Privacy Impact Assessment Report on ICE’s Electronic Travel Document System(654 KB - 2/11/2014)
    DHS Privacy Impact Assessment report on ICE’s electronic Travel Document System, which allows ICE to request, and foreign consular officials to review and adjudicate, travel document requests for those ordered removed or granted voluntary departure but do not possess valid travel documents.
    AILA Doc. No. 14021151.
  • DHS Privacy Impact Assessment Report on BVIIS Program(2459 KB - 2/11/2014)
    DHS Privacy Impact Assessment report regarding the information sharing and resulting privacy impacts of the United States-Canada Biographic Visa and Immigration Information Sharing (BVIIS) program.
    AILA Doc. No. 14021150.
  • DHS Privacy Impact Assessment Report on CasePro System(630 KB - 2/6/2014)
    DHS Privacy Impact Assessment report on the Center Adjudication System Electronic Processing system (CasePro), which automatically processes filings for Temporary Protected Status, Deferred Enforced Departure, and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
    AILA Doc. No. 14020649.
  • ICE SEVP General Summary Quarterly Review(2260 KB - 1/30/2014)
    ICE Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) quarterly review, providing a general overview of the program, F-1 and M-1 nonimmigrant student data, and SEVP-certified schools data.
    AILA Doc. No. 14013046.
  • DHS Annual Report of Immigration Enforcement Actions for 2012(640 KB - 1/21/2014)
    DHS Office of Immigration Statistics December 2013 Annual Report on immigration enforcement actions for 2012, including information on border apprehensions, NTAs, detentions, removals and returns, and statistics on enforcement actions broken down by age, sex, and nationality.
    AILA Doc. No. 13012161.
 
Copyright © 1993–2014, American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Suite 300, 1331 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005
Copyright & Reprint Policy
Contact Us