Monthly Archives: April 2012

Study finds fewer Illegal Mexican Immigrants in U.S.

According to the Orange County Register, the population of Mexicans in the U.S. illegally shrank by about one million from 2007 to 2011 due to fewer job opportunities, heightened border enforcement and a record number of deportations, according to a Pew Hispanic Center analysis of governmental data from both the U.S. and Mexico.  From 2007-2011 the number […]

Where to find Immigration Forms

All immigration forms for public use can be downloaded from the following site:  www.uscis.gov/forms Immigration forms are listed by title, and include the form number, filing fee and edition. Additionally, you can search for a specific form by category. The immigration categories are: Employment based form Family based form Green card based form Humanitarian benefits based […]

Orange County DUI Checkpoints

According to the Orange County Register, various police departments throughout Orange County have scheduled DUI and drivers’ license checkpoints on Friday night and for next weekend.  On April 6, 2012 from 8:00 pm to 3:00 am La Habra police will be conducting their checkpoints at an undisclosed location.  The California Highway Patrol will conduct a […]

ICE arrests 206 LA area fugitives in a National Immigration Sweep

According to the Associated Press, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested 206 immigration fugitives and convicted illegal immigrants in the Los Angeles area during a national immigration sweep.  The six-day operation was named “Cross Check” and ended Thursday with 3,100 arrests nationwide.  One hundred six of the 206 immigrants arrested had convictions for serious or […]