232 people arrested during immigration sweep in California

More than 200 people were arrested on immigration violations during a four-day operation in Northern California, but authorities said Thursday that hundreds eluded capture because of a warning from Oakland’s mayor.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said officers made 232 arrests from Sunday to Wednesday arrests and renewed threats of a bigger street presence in California, where state law sharply limits cooperation with immigration authorities at local jails.

The Trump administration has cracked down on so-called sanctuary policies, insisting that local law enforcement inform federal agents when they are about to release immigrants discovered to be living in the country illegally.

Defenders of so-called “sanctuary” practices say they improve public safety by promoting trust among law enforcement and immigrant communities and reserving scarce police resources for other, more urgent crime-fighting needs. …

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Comments

  1. put baldy and vato bell fired employee becerra in jail too

  2. Dntgiveup says

    That’s a start

  3. Put her in jail. What she did is no different than a lookout at a bank robbery yelling here come the police.

  4. vistacharlie says

    So arrest the mayor for aiding and abetting.

  5. askeptic says

    Arrest Madame Mayor!
    #LockHerUp!

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