"I'm conflicted because I haven't got all the details [of the incident] yet, but from the way this has started to play out, it looks like an overstep by an overzealous ICE agent who's just trying to follow Trump's orders", said Villegas.
Brockton resident, Jerry Terminiello was upset by what DuBois had done and he attended this meeting in hopes of getting some answers from her over this ICE raiding rumor. According to the letter, local law enforcement are not obligated under federal law to participate in immigration enforcement, and in fact face potential legal liability for doing so. It also provided a glimpse into the discord brewing between the federal government and state and local leaders in California, where lawmakers are weighing a bill from state Senate leader Kevin de León that could expand sanctuary city policies statewide by preventing law enforcement agencies from using resources to detain, question and deport immigrants. We want every student and every family to know their rights. I stand with you.
As your mayor, I want to send a clear message: No matter where you come from or when you got here, the City of NY stands with you. Of those, 540 were sent to 10 jurisdictions that ICE says "do not comply with detainers on a routine basis".
A message left for a union representing ICE employees wasn't immediately returned Tuesday.
King County Sheriff John Urquhart says he's OK with the focus on serious criminals. DuBois said she received a tip-off about the "raid" from a friend in the Latino community.
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Most of the people who were arrested were from Mexico. Chicago police said they recovered two weapons at the scene, but there are several people living at the house so it is unknown who the weapons belong to. The Police Department has said it has been cooperating with the feds this year, although in years past it has not.
Under Chicago's Welcoming City Ordinance, police officers and other city employees are forbidden from asking about a person's immigration status or handing undocumented immigrants over to federal employees except in cases where the person has a criminal warrant, a prior felony conviction, a pending felony prosecution, or is in a gang database. "Why would any elected official be so irresponsible?"
However, DuBois maintains that her post wasn't meant to be taken as an affront to the law, according to The Boston Herald. The Brockton Democrat pushed the lens of a camera held by a local television news station worker, and she claimed reporters were harassing her by asking questions about her actions.
DuBois maintains that her post was not obstructing justice, but simply spreading information that was already available.
But Pyati said that aggressive enforcement will only continue to chip away at the "community trust policies" needed to make communities safe.