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Our mission is to defend & advance the rights & opportunities of low-income immigrants and their family members.

Immigration Worksite Enforcement



I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification Form AUDITS

General Workplace Enforcement

Litigation Brought by NILC


Resources from Other Nonprofits

ICE [U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement] Raid Map
Annotated map showing where ICE has conducted worksite raids (2006-08), compiled by Centro Legal, St. Paul, Minnesota. (Link posted 10/24/11).



Resources from the U.S. Government

Revised Memorandum of Understanding between the Departments of Homeland Security and Labor Concerning Enforcement Activities at Worksites (PDF)
Intended to better protect the rights of immigrant workers while on the job. The MOU, which had not been updated since 1998, represents an initial step to minimize retaliation against immigrant workers. (3/31/11) (Read NILC's statement about the MOU.)

Guidelines for Identifying Humanitarian Concerns among Administrative Arrestees When Conducting Worksite Enforcement Operations
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement document issued in 11/07; posted here 6/19/08, PDF.