Banking on Detention: Local Lockup Quotas and the Immigrant Dragnet

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New report from Detention Watch Network and the Center for Constitutional Rights explores immigrant detention and lockup quotas within ICE's facilities under the Obama Administration. 

"The detention of immigrants has become big business and a source of profit, yet comes with a significant moral and financial cost for everyone involved," said Silky Shah, Co-Director of Detention Watch Network. "Local quotas with private contractors and the infrastructure of detention itself have driven this market: all at a huge expense to families detained arbitrarily and to taxpayers footing the bill."

To read the entire report click the link below:
Banking on Detention: Local Lockup Quotas and the Immigrant Dragnet 

For more information from the #EndtheQuota campaign: http://www.detentionwatchnetwork.org/EndTheQuota