U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement facts for kids
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|ICE is a component of the United States Department of Homeland Security|
|Motto||"Protecting National Security and Upholding Public Safety"|
|Formed||2003, March 1|
|Annual Budget||$5 billion (2008)|
|Legal personality||Governmental agency|
|Federal agency||United States|
|Constituting instrument||Homeland Security Act of 2002|
|Agency executive||John P. Torres, Acting Assistant Secretary|
|Parent agency||U.S. Department of Homeland Security|
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is the largest and primary law enforcement agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Its duty is to protect the nation's border. Its main office is located in Washington, D.C..
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