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DHS Statement Regarding Safety and Enforcement During Hurricane Michael

Release Date: October 10, 2018

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) are concerned about the potential impact of Hurricane Michael to the East Coast of the United States, where Florida and Alabama are under states of emergency.  Our highest priority remains the preservation of life and safety. In consideration of these circumstances, there will be no immigration enforcement initiatives associated with evacuations or sheltering related to Michael, except in the event of a serious public safety threat.

Read this statement translated into various languages.

What DHS and FEMA are Doing


What the U.S. Government is Doing

English: https://www.usa.gov/hurricane-michael [Link no longer valid]
Spanish: https://www.usa.gov/es/huracan-michael [Link no longer valid]

Last Updated: 11/13/2023
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