Senator calls for investigation of Stewart Detention Center
July 27, 2022

 US Senator Raphael Warnock is calling for an investigation of alleged sexual assault at the Stewart Detention Center in Lumpkin.
 Below is a letter he recently sent to the Secretary of Homeland Security. Dear Secretary Mayorkas,
 I write to express my concerns regarding allegations of sexual assault against migrant women at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Stewart Detention Center in Lumpkin, Georgia.
  In a letter sent on July 12, 2022, to the Department of Homeland Security Office of Civil Rights and Liberties leadership, four women share details of alleged sexual assault by a male nurse at the detention facility. If true, these allegations would demonstrate an inhumane lack of care for these women and other detained persons at the facility. As...

Click to read the rest of the story