Tag: Immigration And Customs Enforcement

Fake ICE Posters Used in D.C. to Intimidate Immigrants

Phony posters made to look like a message from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) were found hanging around Washington, D.C., on Thursday, prompting city officials to reaffirm D.C.’s status as a welcoming place for immigrants. The posters are labeled, “Sanctuary City Public Notice.” “Sanctuary city” is not an official legal…

Denver Finds Creative Way to Protect Immigrants

Denver passed a new law this week in an attempt to keep its immigrant residents off the radar of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Currently, immigrants who commit crimes pop up on ICE’s radar if their offenses carry a penalty of 365 days or more in jail. In the new…

Sheriff David Clarke Calls for Imprisonment of Sanctuary City Mayors

Polarizing Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke has proposed yet another controversial idea this time with regard to immigration saying mayors and politicians who represent sanctuary cities should be prosecuted. Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference late last month, Clarke called for the enforcement of an existing federal statute that…

'Dreamer' Arrested, Facing Deportation After Speaking to Media

Daniela Vargas, a 22-year-old immigrant who was brought to the United States as a child, is facing deportation without a court hearing after speaking to the media about that very fear, according to her attorney. Last month, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials detained Vargas’ brother and father outside their…