Acting ICE boss Ron Vitiello, passed over for permanent job, to resign in days

April 11, 2019 0 By NIKESHOE

Acting ICE director Ron Vitiello in Richmond, Virginia. Former DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen issued a statement Wednesday announcing Vitiello’s departure and thanked him for his “unwavering” leadership. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)

The shakeup within the Department of Homeland Security’s leadership continued on Wednesday after it was announced that Immigration and Customs Enforcement Acting Director Ron Vitiello would be stepping down on Friday.