#End287g Talking Points, from AFSC

*These talking points come to us from the American Friends Service Committee, now celebrating their 100th year of advocacy. Hudson County ranks highest in lodging detainer requests for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in New Jersey in FY 2015 (Hudson had 321 versus 50-80 in other county jails) 287(g) allows the designated jail official to Read More …

West New York issues statement of support for immigrants, but no new policy

Thanks to Mayor Felix Roque and the West New York Board of Commissioners for taking the time and effort to create a Resolution that affirms their support for the safety and well-being for all members of their community, regardless of their documentation status. I look forward to further steps towards supporting a truly “Fair and Read More …