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ICE Warns of 'At-Large Arrests' After California Becomes a 'Sanctuary State'

Monday, October 09, 2017

ICE Warns of 'At-Large Arrests' After California Becomes a 'Sanctuary State'


"President Trump's immigration chief ripped into Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday for signing legislation that creates a statewide sanctuary policy, saying the federal government will be forced to "conduct at-large arrests in local neighborhoods and at work sites" of undocumented immigrants.

In a highly critical statement, Tom Homan, acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said California's new law undermines public safety and makes it harder for federal immigration officials to do their jobs.

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He said Brown's decision to sign SB54 on Thursday makes "California a sanctuary state for illegal aliens -- including those who have committed crimes..."

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