immigration officer


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immigration officer

an official appointed by the Home Secretary who has powers of examination, detention, etc, and has powers under the Prevention of Terrorism legislation. Immigration officers operate the procedures for control on entry to the UK.
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BI commissioner Jaime Morente directed Medina to ensure that the newly-recruited immigration officers are adequately prepared for their new task.
With this watch, you're a high-risk person,' the immigration officer said.
When I pointed it out, [the defendant] said he poured coffee on it by mistake, but it showed that both stamps have been erased intentionally," the immigration officer had told prosecutors.
The immigration officer at the border post, Mr Kedumetse Lepang said more than 17 000 people had either entered or left the country since last Friday.
Morente said promoting the employees became possible after the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) created last April nearly than 900 new positions for immigration officers in the BI plantilla.
The immigration officer said he was attacked after he and his partner spotted the defendant placing massage cards on cars.
All are in detention while immigration officers take steps to deport them.
At the third floor he told the man he had a bomb and then took a metal badge from his wallet and said he was an immigration officer and wanted to complain about the security at the university.
AN immigration officer has been charged with selling fake passports to immigrants Anthony Quarco, a Met special constable and a church minister in his spare time, is also accused of letting in immigrants on false documents.
Everyone is required to identify themselves as directed by an immigration officer.
Immigration officer uniforms are also in place at Stansted.
Immigrant female workers in the Cayman Islands are being exploited and paid salaries well below subsistence levels, said Chief Immigration Officer Franz Manderson, reports Caribbean Net News (Aug.

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