Tag: Texas Department of Criminal Justice

Texas begins jailing border crossers on trespassing charges

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas is beginning to arrest migrants on trespassing charges along the U.S.-Mexico border as part of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott's actions...

Migrants will replace inmates in a South Texas prison

DALLAS — Texas is transferring inmates from a state prison to make room for migrants detained by state authorities, a prison system spokesman said...

Texas, Louisiana sue US government over deportation holds

DALLAS — Texas and Louisiana sued the federal government Tuesday alleging immigration authorities have declined to take custody of people who have been convicted...