Locate someone being detained by ICE for immigration violation or deportation
If you know someone who may be detained for an immigration violation and possible deportation, find out how to locate the facility where they are being held.
Find an immigration detention facility
To find a person currently being held by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), use the Online Detainee Locator System.
If you cannot find them through the online system, contact an ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) field office.
If you know the facility where the person is being held, contact the immigration detention facility directly.
Status of an immigration court case
For the status of an immigration court case, use the automated case information system online or call 1-800-898-7180.
LAST UPDATED: May 15, 2023
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