FOIA by Advocates Prompts ICE to Release 31 Secure Communities Docs

Several immigration advocacy organizations filed a lawsuit in April to demand ICE reply to their open records request about Secure Communities, which operates in 494 jurisdictions in 27 states and has more than $1 billion in funding behind it. Now ICE has responded by releasing 31 new documents related to the program. They show that about a quarter of the ┬ápeople deported after being turned over to ICE at local jails had no criminal record. This... Read More