ICE: Clayton, DeKalb sheriff’s officials limiting cooperation

ICE: Clayton, DeKalb sheriff's officials limiting cooperation Across Wisconsin, law enforcement agencies have been deciding whether or not to help enforce federal immigration rules. For instance in Milwaukee, Police Chief Edward Flynn has said he’s not interested, but county Sheriff David Clarke is. He recently …


US Names Localities That Refuse to Detain Undocumented Immigrants

Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents detaining a man in 2015 in Los Angeles, one of the local jurisdictions that will not detain people suspected of being undocumented immigrants. Credit John Moore/Getty Images. WASHINGTON — The …

New York Times

Abbott: Travis Co. ‘worst offender’ in releasing charged undocumented immigrants

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Travis County released more criminally charged undocumented immigrants from custody than any other American county highlighted in a new report from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Gov. Greg Abbott called Travis County …

Report: Travis County recently released over 140 undocumented inmates wanted by feds

Gov. Greg Abbott and Travis County Sheriff Sally Hernandez Marjorie Kamys Cotera/Martin do Nascimento The Texas Tribune. By Julián Aguilar. The Texas Tribune. LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order Reprint of this Story. The White House

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Trump budget cuts immigration aid and local police are stunned

Yuma County (Ariz.) Sheriff Leon Wilmot says his county needs assistance from the federal government to house undocumented immigrants in his jail.(Photo: Crystal Ochoa, for USA TODAY). 16 CONNECT 20 COMMENTEMAILMORE. President Trump …

Concord Register

ICE: Clayton, DeKalb sheriff’s officials limiting cooperation

The Trump administration on Monday issued a report identifying more than 100 local law enforcement agencies — including the Clayton and DeKalb county sheriff’s offices — that are limiting cooperation with federal deportation officers. At issue in the

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Travis Co. denied 142 ICE detainers in a week, WilCo and Bastrop also on list

A new report from Immigration and Custom Enforcement lists three Central Texas counties–Travis, Williamson, and Bastrop–among those across that have denied detainers from the agency. (Photo: ICE). AA. Travis County, Williamson County and Bastrop …


142 ICE detainer requests denied in Travis County

The Department of Homeland Security released a Declined Detainer Outcome Report on Monday. The first report of it’s kind. From January 28 to February 3, 206 criminally charged undocumented immigrants were released from custody nationwide. 142 of …

FOX 7 Austin

ICE Releases List Of Sanctuary Jurisdictions Set To Lose Federal Funding

Immigration and Customs Enforcement identified Monday 118 sanctuary jurisdictions around the country that are set to lose federal funds. An executive order signed by President Trump in late January called for ICE to release a weekly report on

Daily Caller

Children Suffer Under Threat of Deportation, Advocates Say

FILE – In this Feb. 9, 2017, photo provided U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, ICE agents are at a home in Atlanta, Georgia, during a targeted enforcement operation aimed at immigration fugitives, re-entrants and at-large criminal aliens. Share.

Voice of America

142 criminally charged illegal immigrants released by Travis County

AUSTIN, Texas – The Department of Homeland Security released its first “Declined Detainer Outcome Report,” which highlights the counties around the country that are not cooperating with Immigrations and Customs Enforcement detainer requests. Between …

KPRC Houston

LA police, county sheriff’s department on first-ever federal list of agencies not honoring ICE detainers

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 ICE detainers and named multiple jurisdictions in California. As part of

Los Angeles Times

Austin, Texas, dominates list of jurisdictions that don’t cooperate with ICE

In Texas, the local justice system in Travis County — home to Austin — is mostly known for politically motivated prosecutions by its very liberal elected prosecutors. That’s why Travis is where, for example, Gov. Rick Perry faced criminal charges for

Washington Examiner

DHS: Travis County declined 142 ICE detainer requests in a week

A new report from the Department of Homeland Security shows Travis County declined more than 140 ICE detainer requests in a one-week period. The 35-page “Declined Detainer Outcome Report” (available to view here) was released Monday and includes …

Trump pressures ‘sanctuary cities’; Vegas area has most ‘detainers’

In a move intended to put public pressure on “sanctuary cities,” the Department of Homeland Security on Monday published a list of 118 localities that have refused to cooperate with requests by federal authorities to detain undocumented immigrants.

Reno Gazette Journal

Trump’s DHS Rolls Out Public Shaming Campaign Against ‘Sanctuary Cities’

Weekly reports accuse cities and counties of releasing dangerous individuals, even if some are just following court orders. By Elise Foley , Roque Planas. 340. The Trump administration has begun publicly shaming so-called “sanctuary cities” in an

Huffington Post

Trump releases ‘Big List’ to shame sanctuary cities

Bob Unruh joined WND in 2006 after nearly three decades with the Associated Press, as well as several Upper Midwest newspapers, where he covered everything from legislative battles and sports to tornadoes and homicidal survivalists. He is also a …

Is Cincinnati on Trump administration list of sanctuary cities?

CINCINNATI — If Cincinnati’s considered a “sanctuary city,” it hasn’t really caught the attention of the federal government. Not yet, anyway. The Trump administration on Monday opened up its first line of attack on so-called sanctuary cities, naming


Trump administration seeks to shame sanctuary cities

President Trump’s administration is aiming to shame sanctuary cities with a new report listing localities that are not cooperating with requests to detain illegal immigrants who have been charged with crimes. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE

The Hill

Trump administration releases list of police agencies that didn’t help feds with deportations

An undocumented Guatemalan immigrant, chained for being charged as a criminal, prepares to board a deportation flight to Guatemala City, Guatemala, at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport on June 24, 2011, in Mesa, Arizona. (John Moore / Getty Images).

Chicago Tribune

DHS releases names of local jails that won’t hold immigrants

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is naming some names in its efforts to shame local jails that don’t cooperate with immigration authorities. It’s putting the spotlight on Travis County, Texas, home of liberal Austin. The administration released a

Washington Post

Abbott angry as Travis County tops new federal ‘sanctuary cities’ report

AUSTIN — Over a one-week period, Travis County denied the most federal immigration requests of anywhere in the country, according to a report issued Monday, adding more fuel to the debate around sanctuary cities. The Department of Homeland Security …

Dallas News (blog)