"How dare you demonize law enforcement officials for enforcing US law..." Students For Trump tweeted in a now deleted post.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids in Mississippi saw as many as 680 people arrested at seven worksites across six cities.
"His death could have and should have been prevented, as his deportation was essentially a death sentence," said Democratic Michigan Rep. Andy Levin.
"It was their first day of school. There are no words for this intentional cruelty," said Natalie Montelongo, the national political director for 2020 presidential candidate Julián Castro.
The raids occurred at many food processing plants across Mississippi on Wednesday; workers with legal status were allowed to leave, after their car trunks were searched.
"This is not a time to compound one tragedy upon another by spreading fear in our community with false rumors of ICE operations," the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency said.
We are two pediatricians (one a sitting member of Congress) and we call on the DHS to allow detained children access to the specialized care they require.
Protesters said that at least two vehicles drove towards demonstrators as they blocked parking lot entrances and exits.
It's true most politicians don't change positions in direct exchange for funding. But enormous campaign donation from private prison companies don't help.
The Tom Homan parody account is run by pro-immigration policy advocate Domenic Powell.
Nathaniel Gene Robertson, 46, was detained by Kern County Sheriff's Office deputies on July 12. The suspect's 57-year-old wife, Lidia Robertson, was found the day prior with blunt force traumatic injuries.
After a local community activist group brought a piñata in the shape of an ICE agent to a neighborhood block party, some community members are expressing concern about the message it sends.
The family was on their way to a doctor's appointment for their daughter when their vehicle was blocked in by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents.
"CBP is detaining *American citizens,*" wrote Ocasio-Cortez "How would you feel trapped in a border camp, where guards wear face masks because the human odor is so strong?"
"We don't know how many arrests... We don't know how many targets are out there," Matthew Albence said.
"The family don't bother nobody, they work every day, they come home, the kids jump on their trampoline, it's just a community," one neighbor said.
We need policies that welcome immigrants rather than criminalizing them. But as a first step, we need Congress to defund ICE.
Jose Robles had hoped to receive a stay of removal from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. Instead, he was detained.
The Bucky's gas station clerk in Naperville, Illinois, questioned if the women were American citizens as they tried to buy items.
Fifty-one percent of registered voters said they were "strongly" or "somewhat" in support of the Trump administration's planned ICE raids.
"We won't sit back and allow the decades long bipartisan attack on immigrants to continue," Cata Santiago, a spokesperson for Cosecha Movement, said in a press release.
Though there have been some arrests, the raids haven't been as widespread as expected. However, on Monday, President Donald Trump said the raids were a success.
According to a civil lawsuit against the federal government, a former San Diego Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent attempted to mislead his supervisors after allegedly striking a pedestrian — a Hispanic teen — with his car.
"I hesitated a minute before I started yelling because I actually think about getting up and throwing that man a beating right there in the middle of the room," Thomas Homan said.
These are human lives and there is nothing about this that is a strategy, other than an electoral one," said the former Tallahassee mayor.
Homan served as Trump's ICE chief until the end of June 2018. He is now a Fox News contributor.
Outside an ICE detention center in Aurora, Colorado, hundreds of protestors gathered during a demonstration, that resulted in a U.S. flag being brought down off the flag pole, and a Mexican flag raised in its place.
The upcoming raids will target immigrants subject to final orders of deportation across nine cities, including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Atlanta, Miami and Houston.
There are several guides for those who may be the target of ICE raids on what to do and what your rights are if agents show up at the door.
The sweeping plan proposes to eliminate abusive enforcement by decriminalizing migration and refocusing enforcement on serious criminal activity. It also promises to remake CBP and ICE "from top to bottom."