What to know about Title 42, the Trump-era policy now central to the border debate
The public health order known as Title 42 — based on a decades-old and once obscure law — has captured attention recently as it’s set to expire next month.
Berks Commissioners faced opposition for their choice to detain asylum seekers but said they have to act in the best interest for the county, not a small group of outspoken people.
A document from an ICE official reveals an aspect of the federal government’s proposal immigrant detention center.
The Berks Family Residential Center in Bern Township is no longer detaining immigrant families — but the facility isn’t closed, it’s just waiting for what’s next.