The UK has the largest detention facilities in Europe. The authorities have the right to detain anyone suspected of committing an immigration offence or if their removal or deportation is pending. Locally, this may include people who have strayed across the border without the correct visa.
Who’s Who? Who’s Here? [pdf]
An EMBRACE leaflet which provides an introduction to who has immigrated here and why. Produced Spring 2017
Migration in Northern Ireland: An Update
NI Assembly and Information Service Research paper by Raymond Russell, 2012