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DHS Publishes List Of Jurisdictions That Rejected Immigrant Detainer Requests - NPR

Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers escort a man who was arrested in a New York City apartment building. New York is a city that won't detain noncitizens on behalf of the federal government. Richard Drew/AP hide caption. toggle caption ...and more »

“I Wish I'd Never Called the Police” - Slate Magazine

For years, the United States has given a safe path to citizenship for victims of abuse. Under Trump, they may face an impossible choice: silence or deportation. By Nora Caplan-Bricker. 170319_POL_U-Visa-01. Lisa Larson-Walker. Anabel left her abusive ...and more »

Trump administration cites California law enforcement for failing to cooperate in deportation crackdown - Los Angeles Times

The Department of Homeland Security on Monday released the first ever report on law enforcement agencies that are potentially “endangering Americans” by failing to cooperate with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainers and named multiple ...and more »

How Immigrants Became Criminals - Boston Review

In late February nineteen-year-old “Dreamer” Josue Romero was arrested by the San Antonio police for possession of under two ounces of marijuana. Even though the Honduras-born youth had been granted relief from deportation under the Obama-era Deferred ...and more »

These undocumented immigrants thought they could stay. Trump says deport them. - USA TODAY

Angel Ortiz Paz was warming up his car just before 6 a.m. outside his Gaithersburg, Md., townhouse on a recent morning when federal agents pulled in behind him. The Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents were looking for two other men who ...and more »

Immigration Officers Test Boundaries Of Rules Discouraging Arrests At Schools, Churches - Huffington Post

Government officials say they're following a “sensitive locations” policy. Advocates fear they're blurring the lines. By Elise Foley and Roque Planas. AUSTIN, Texas ― For years, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents have generally obeyed a simple ...and more »

Frederick County opts to help federal immigration officials - Baltimore Sun

Frederick County Sheriff Chuck Jenkins explains the 287g program that allows law enforcement to partner with ICE in certain situations, and how the Maryland Trust Act could potentially cause issues with the program. (Kenneth K. Lam / Baltimore Sun ...and more »

'Your child is safe': Schools address deportation fears among immigrant families - Washington Post

The schools superintendent in Harrisonburg, Va., was meeting parents this month when a mother broke down in tears, explaining that she was undocumented. What would the school do, she asked, if she became separated from her children? “I remember walking ...and more »

Immigrants Fear a Choice Between Domestic Violence and Deportation - Mother Jones

New Trump administration policies are causing some undocumented victims to stay away from the courtroom. P.R. LockhartMar. 20, 2017 10:00 AM. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Email; Print. A group of women and children arrive in Guatemala after ...and more »

Children Suffer Under Threat of Deportation, Advocates Say - Voice of America

The four children of undocumented farm worker Lucia de la Cruz dive into the bushes on their way home from school when they see anybody who might be an immigration agent. "They live in fear," De la Cruz said, afraid they will be deported on the way to ...and more »