Corruption at the Home Office and the Mauritian Embassy – Reblogged from Detained Voices

PLEASE PUBLISH AND PASS THIS TO ALL: My name is X The Mauritian Embassy has been bribed by the Home Office in issuing a travel document in the name of Y with my photograph – The elections are looming and the Home Office is trying to clear their backlog of foreign criminals by removing them Read more about Corruption at the Home Office and the Mauritian Embassy – Reblogged from Detained Voices[…]

Glasgow resident at risk of FGM – help stop this forced removal!

A friend of Unity’s was detained in Glasgow on Friday and is being held in Dungavel, set to be removed to Cameroon TOMORROW (29th March 2017). Tabi has been in the UK since 2014. She has been detained before in Yarls Wood Detention Centre, along with Dungavel – one of the UK’s 13 Immigration removal Read more about Glasgow resident at risk of FGM – help stop this forced removal![…]

Briefing on phoning an airline to protest a forced removal

The Unity Centre supports many people in immigration detention, in many diverse situations. The Immigration Detention system is supposed to be like a holding system for people who will “imminently” be removed or deported. In theory, this means that people should only enter the detention system if their case is completely exhausted and the Home Read more about Briefing on phoning an airline to protest a forced removal[…]

Resisting detainees attacked in Brook House

Update on situation in Brook House: those the Home Office hopes to remove on tonight’s charter have been moved to the same wing, including those with pending claims still being decided. The wing is freezing cold and had fewer facilities and detainees have no contact with each other. People have been shuttled there to make Read more about Resisting detainees attacked in Brook House[…]

CHARTER FLIGHT TO JAMAICA MARCH 8th

Update: Thanks to everyone’s contributions to the crowdfunder to help pay for legal representation, Sophia got off the flight! The fight is not over and continues inside and outside of detention. Our thoughts and solidarity is with everyone being taken away from their home and communities to Jamaica, and their families still in the UK. Read more about CHARTER FLIGHT TO JAMAICA MARCH 8th[…]