Immigration Arrest Teams Operational Guidance and Rules
The UK Border Agency has teams of Immigration Officers (IO’s) who are trained to raid premises and arrest suspected immigration offenders as well as illegal immigrants. These Immigration Officers are at the forefront of the detection of immigration offences as well as enforcement. They have an integral role in the enforcement of UK Immigration Law. There are rules which govern how these Immigration Officers operate. The following is a link to UK Border Agency Arrest Teams – Opperational Guidance Material. The document is the 2010 operational procedures and comprises the Arrest Teams current operational procedure guidelines. It was last updated 12 June 2017.