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“We have confidence that the information US-VISIT provides to ICE will be increasingly credible and actionable,” he said.
US-VISIT’s Data Integrity Group checks the names of thousands of suspected overstayers each week against a variety of databases, Mr. Mocny said, and forwards hundreds of them a week to ICE.
Mr. Beers told Congress that ICE arrested 568 overstayers last year as a result of leads forwarded from US-VISIT. He added that more than 1,000 identified overstayers who had left the country were subsequently denied visas, while nearly 1,500 more were denied re-entry into the United States.
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