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Boston City Council Doubles Down On Sanctuary City Policies

The Boston City Council voted to update its 2014 Trust Act, a law that bars cooperation between local law enforcement and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The new amendments prohibit local police from sharing information with ICE, and requires the city to provide reports about the detainer requests ICE lodges every year.  ICE responded to the new amendments, reiterating their ...

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ICE Spokesman Says Criminal Illegal Aliens Are Attracted To Sanctuary Cities

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) official, speaking about an illegal alien in New York who was released from custody, said sanctuary cities attract illegal aliens intending to commit crimes. ICE New York Field Office Director Thomas Decker appeared on Fox News on Wednesday to discuss his agency’s recent apprehension of an illegal alien accused of manslaughter in a New ...

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Criminal alien, wanted for killing motorist, flees after local law enforcement ignores immigration detainer

PORTLAND, Ore. – On July 12, Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies announced they had responded to a crash involving Alejandro Maldonado-Hernandez, as well as Patrick Ator and his wife, Janace Ator, who were traveling in another vehicle. Maldonado-Hernandez, who was in the United States illegally and allegedly responsible for the crash, was transported to the local hospital with only minor ...

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Tucson Voters Overwhelmingly Reject Sanctuary City Proposal

In a major defeat for illegal alien advocates, voters in Tucson, Arizona overwhelmingly rejected a proposal to designate it at the state’s one and only “sanctuary city.” Tuscon voters on Tuesday resoundingly opposed an initiative, known as Proposition 205, that would have given sweeping protections to illegal aliens, and prohibit local law enforcement from working with Immigration and Customs Enforcement ...

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President Trump Is Challenging California’s Sanctuary Law In The Supreme Court

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The Trump administration is asking the Supreme Court to toss a California law barring state authorities from cooperating with federal immigration officials.  The California Values Act, or SB 54, bans law enforcement from transferring criminal aliens to immigration authorities or sharing personal information about migrants. The parties in the case are playing somewhat against type: Trump is relying on a ...

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ICE announces more Mecklenburg County criminal aliens shielded by current sanctuary policy

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) released additional information Thursday on more unlawfully present foreign nationals facing serious criminal offenses in Mecklenburg County, who under the county’s ICE non-cooperation policy would currently be released back into the local community where they would be free to re-offend. These are just the latest examples of unlawfully present aliens ...

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‘Not Protecting His Community’: Former ICE Chief Blasts Los Angeles Sheriff For Releasing ‘100 Criminal Illegals’ A Day

Former acting ICE director Thomas Homan criticized the sheriff of Los Angeles, a sanctuary city, for releasing waves of criminal illegal aliens from his custody.  An ICE spokesperson said Tuesday that Los Angeles is releasing around 100 illegal criminal illegal aliens a day, a result of the state’s sanctuary law that was passed in late 2017.  During the congressional hearing, ...

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Illegal Alien Accused of Bashing Teen’s Head and Dismembering Body Was Released by Authorities Despite Detainer

A teenage boy’s dismembered body was found along a river in King County, Washington. Carlos Orlando Iraheta-Vega, an illegal alien and MS-13 gang member, has been arrested and charged for his involvement in the grizzly murder.  Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) pointed out that local authorities had ignored a detainer request lodged by their agents.   A teenager who was brutally ...

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Illegal Alien Allegedly Killed A Teenager After Getting Released Repeatedly From Custody In Sanctuary City

Carlos Daniel Carillo-Lopez, an illegal alien from Guatemala, allegedly participated in the gang murder of a teenager in a Washington state suburban town.  Before his arrest for murder, Carillo-Lopez was arrested on local charges numerous times, but every single detainer request lodged by ICE was ignored by authorities. Washinton Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee recently signed a bill into law that prohibits ...

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Illegal alien went to victim’s house and raped her immediately after Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office failed to honor ICE detainer

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OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) arrested Antonio Ulises Perez, a 38-year-old illegal alien from El Salvador accused of rape, Wednesday, after the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) failed to honor an ICE detainer and released him from custody. Almost immediately following his release from the Oklahoma County Jail on Oct. 9, Ulises Perez went to ...

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‘It’s Disgusting’: Former ICE Chief Reacts To Cop’s Suspension For Reporting Illegal Alien

A Fairfax County Police officer was suspended for turning an illegal alien over to federal immigration authorities, renewing debate over how police should cooperate with ICE.  Former ICE acting Director Tom Homan said the suspension was “disgusting,” and noted that ICE has worked to keep criminals off the streets of Fairfax County.  The Fraternal Order of Police also blasted the ...

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No Sanctuary: ICE arrests 54 Illegal Aliens During New Jersey Operation Targeting Criminals Released Back into Communities

NEWARK, N.J. – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 54 individuals throughout New Jersey during a weeklong action targeting public safety threats who were released from local law enforcement custody into the community instead of being transferred to ICE. They hail from 12 countries – Mexico (21), Jamaica (1), Ecuador (2), Honduras (4), Dominican ...

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Weak Sauce: Portland Police Drop ICE Contract Following Demands Made By Democratic Socialists

The Portland Police Bureau terminated a contract it had with federal immigration authorities, caving to pressure from members of the Democratic Socialists of America. Portland Deputy Police Chief Jami Resch ended a contract the bureau signed with the Department of Homeland Security, which allowed agents within Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to use its classroom space and firing range at ...

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Montgomery County Named One Of The Worst ‘Sanctuary Communities’ In The US

Montgomery County, Maryland, a jurisdiction that has witnessed a string of rapes by illegal aliens, has just been placed on a list of “worst sanctuary communities” in the entire United States. The Immigration Reform Law Institute (IRLI), a legal organization that works to reduce illegal immigration into the country, released a top ten list of the worst sanctuary communities. The ...

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ICE Slaps Detainer Request On Salvadoran Migrant Accused Of Rape In Montgomery County

ICE has placed a detainer on Josue Gomez-Gonzalez, a Honduran national, after he was charged with raping an intoxicated woman in his home.  The arrest follows a string of rapes by illegal aliens in Montgomery County, Maryland, igniting national criticism over the county’s recently-signed “sanctuary” law that prohibits cooperation with ICE.  ICE and immigration experts have publicly blasted Montgomery County ...

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