Govt urged to hold inquest into 'shocking and disturbing' 300 deaths at immigration depots
Lawyers for Liberty says the cause of death for each must be determined.
‘Why detain asylum seekers in the first place?’: Govt slammed after mass escape, deaths of Rohingya
Lawyers for Liberty warns that the blood of the six Rohingya including two children who were killed during the escape is on the government's hands.
Over 500 Rohingya flee Penang immigration depot
Six were killed on a highway after they escaped, including two children.
Sarawak plantations group slams immigration over foreign worker raids
It says the compounds and deposits paid under the government's recalibration programme are like 'additional taxes' on the industries involved.
5 suspects in immigration hacking case to face 113 charges in court
The suspects were arrested in a joint operation with the immigration department which began in April last year.
Home minister reveals report on immigration cartel
Hamzah Zainudin says a transparent investigation will be held to identify the officers involved.
Weeding out xenophobia at home ministry the solution to forced labour problem, govt told
Lawyers for Liberty says the home ministry must stop its harsh treatment of migrants and commit to conducting significant changes to current migration laws.
Amnesty, not arrests, needed for undocumented migrants, govt told
CAP says human life and the containment of Covid-19 should be the main concern, not the document a person holds.
Over 9,200 undocumented migrants detained this year
A total of 13,127 were deported including 289 boys and 144 girls.
72 migrants arrested in Pudu raid
Immigration director-general Khairul Dzaimee Daud says enforcement officers had to break down doors in order to make the arrests.
Group blasts chaining of migrants in pre-dawn swoop, deputy minister’s uniform in breach of SOPs
Lawyers for Liberty says the deputy minister himself was in breach of SOPs even as he oversees Ops Patuh to ensure SOP compliance during the lockdown.
72 foreigners arrested in early morning crackdown at Selangor wholesale market
Those arrested include 39 UNHCR cardholders.