Joint Task Force Weekend Operation Success

Thursday, 16 September 2021 - 11:53am

Three summonses have been issued for immigration related offenses and two persons arrested and charged for unrelated matters following a successful operation by the Joint Task Force on Virgin Gorda last weekend.

Immigration Department To Repatriate Illegal Haitian Nationals

Thursday, 26 August 2021 - 5:50pm

Chief Immigration Officer, Mr. Ian Penn said preparations are currently being made to repatriate a group of nine Haitian nationals who entered the Territory illegally.

Help Needed To Find Escaped Detainee

Thursday, 8 July 2021 - 7:50pm

A search is underway for Mr. Wilking Sanchez Tejeda of the Dominican Republic who escaped detention on Sunday, July 4.

Immigration Department To Operate By Appointments

Friday, 2 July 2021 - 3:54pm

The public is advised that the Immigration Department will be scheduling appointments via telephone and email only. This adjustment is due to the recent increase in COVID-19 positive cases throughout the Territory.

Labour And Immigration Departments Remain Open

Thursday, 1 July 2021 - 4:48pm

The public is further notified that the Department of Labour and Workforce Development and the Immigration Department remains open to the public.

Statement By The Honourable Vincent Wheatley On Incident Surrounding The Departure Of An Individual & Separation From An Infant Child

Friday, 18 June 2021 - 11:01am

 As the Minister responsible for Immigration, it has been brought to my attention that several media outlets have put out information relative to an individual who was asked to depart the Territory, which allegedly resulted in the individual being separated from an infant child.

Officers Of The Joint Task Force Receive Virtual Maritime Training

Thursday, 10 June 2021 - 4:47pm

Officers from the Joint Task Force completed a virtual three-day Royal Navy International Maritime Training organised through the Governor Office’s via the United Kingdom’s interest in offering training to the officers. The training covered topics including: Maritime Law/Rights to Board, Phases of Boarding, Personnel Search and Evidence Awareness.