MIAMI (AP) --
U.S. immigration authorities have rounded up nearly 100 foreign nationals with convictions of violent crimes, sex offenses and drug trafficking charges.
The five-day Immigration and Customs Enforcement operation ended
Friday with 93 administrative arrests statewide for being in
violation of immigration law. All were in ICE custody pending
immigration removal proceedings or deportation from the United
The arrests include 84 men and 9 women from 22 different
countries. All have completed their criminal sentences.
ICE made 25 arrests in Miami-Dade County, eight in Broward
County, 13 in West Palm Beach, 19 in Tampa, 11 in Orlando, 14 in
Fort Myers, two in Jacksonville and one in Tallahassee.