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Police in Trump-supporting towns aid immigration officials in crackdown

November 27, 2017

BENSALEM, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - Dozens of police departments in the United States have been granted new powers, or are seeking them, to check the immigration status of people they arrest, aiding President Donald Trump’s broad crackdown on people living in the country illegally. Read more >

DOJ Targets 29 'Sanctuary Cities' in Latest Salvo

The Justice Department on Wednesday escalated its crackdown on so-called "sanctuary" jurisdictions, naming more than two dozen cities, counties and states across America that it believes may be out of compliance with l Read more >

Trump plans massive increase in federal immigration jails

The Trump administration is planning an increase in federal immigration jails across the country for the thousands of additional undocumented immigrants its agents are arresting. Read more >

Hundreds of immigrants arrested in sanctuary cities across US

The Trump administration’s immigration enforcement division arrested hundreds of people in raids across “sanctuary” cities in recent days, in an operation directly targeting communities that are resisting the president’s aggressive deportation agenda. Read more >

Homeland Security Cancels Massive Roundups of Undocumented Immigrants

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's Department of Homeland Security had planned nationwide raids to target 8,400 undocumented immigrants later this month, according to three law enforcement officials and an internal document that described the plan as "the largest operation of its kind in the history of ICE," an acronym for U.S. Read more >

Judge Blocks Texas Immigration Crackdown

AUSTIN, Texas ― A federal judge on Wednesday  Read more >

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