New Mexico Groups Call On DHS to Provide Asylum Seekers Relief From Torturous Conditions, Investigate Retaliation and Abuse at Torrance County Detention Facility
Rights groups request immediate action to cease and investigate the dire conditions and other abusive and retaliatory tactics employed by CoreCivic personnel at the Torrance County Detention Facility in New Mexico.
ICE Sends Roughly 100 Immigrants to Known Danger at Torrance County Detention Facility in New Mexico
Immigrant rights groups report that between December 23 and January 3, ICE transferred approximately 100 individuals to Torrance County Detention Facility, an immigration detention center notorious for dangerous conditions and abuse.
Suicide Attempt at New Mexico ICE Detention Center Less Than 4 Months After Death by Suicide at Same Facility Already Under Intense Scrutiny for Chronic & Severe Federal Standards Violations
On November 30, 2022, Rafael Oliveira, a young man from Brazil, suffered a nonfatal suicide attempt while in ICE custody at the Torrance County Detention Facility.