Rep. Jason Crow (D-Colo.) wants more oversight at the Immigrant and Customs Enforcement detention facility in his district ― so his office is planning to make weekly visits to assess the conditions for immigrants there.
On Tuesday, Crow announced that starting July 15, he or his staff will to the Aurora Contract Detention Facility, which is run by private prison contractor GEO Group, and on migrants’ health, food, sanitation and more. They will then post the report on their website.
Recent reports have detailed across the country, particularly in Customs and Border Patrol facilities at the southern U.S. border.
ICE’s Aurora facility, which is in Crow’s district and about five miles from his home, has reported health issues,