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What we do
We support people held in immigration detention and campaign alongside them for their rights.
We support people held indefinitely in detention centres and campaign for their rights alongside them and people facing unjust deportation.
We campaign for detention reform
We're calling for an end to indefinite detention, a strict 28-day time limit and the expansion of community-based alternatives.
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In the news
November 15, 2023
SUPREME COURT RULES UK-RWANDA REMOVALS AGREEMENT TO BE UNLAWFUL
We welcome the decision of the Supreme Court and are deeply relieved that people seeking asylum here will not be…
November 22, 2022
MANSTON FACILITY EMPTIED FOLLOWING URGENT LEGAL ACTION AGAINST HOME SECRETARY IN RESPONSE TO CONDITIONS
Detention Action has welcomed reports that all people held at the Manston Short-Term Holding Facility have now been moved into…