Trump Suggests Pulling Immigration Officers Out of California
- Author: Sonia Alvarado Feb 23, 2018,
Feb 23, 2018, 1:53
They are doing a lousy management job. His administration has stepped up enforcement of immigration laws in California as an effort to pressure sanctuary cities, which is a term for local jurisdictions who have some policy of non-cooperation or coordination with federal immigration authorities. He pointed to "a disgrace, the sanctuary city situation" and lamented the "protection of these terrible criminals".
"All I would have to do is say ICE and Border Patrol leave California alone and you would be inundated, you would see crime like no one has ever seen crime in this country".
"There's no sanctuary from federal law enforcement". It's an essential part of Trump's efforts to crack down on cities and states that refuse to help enforce US immigration laws.
A year ago also saw Trump rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that protects immigrants who were brought to the United States illegally as children. They would be begging.
President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out "subversion" at VA MORE made a hard line on immigration a centerpiece of his presidential campaign and the arrest of "noncriminal" immigrants more than doubled from 2016 to 2017, according to The Washington Post. And yet we get no help from the state of California.
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"You know what, I'm thinking about doing it", Trump said at a roundtable with state and local officials to address ideas to stop gun violence in the wake of the Parkland school massacre.
Almost one quarter, or more than 2 million, of the country's estimated illegal alien population live in California, according to the Public Policy Institute of California.
Defenders contend these practices improve public safety by promoting trust among law enforcement and immigrant communities, and set aside scarce police resources for other, more urgent crime-fighting needs.
Earlier this month, immigration rights groups said they were suing ICE for allegedly targeting immigration activists for possible deportation.