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ICE threatens to increase arrests in California and other sanctuary jurisdictions in response to California becoming a sanctuary state

  1. Date Announced

    Oct. 6, 2017

    In response to passage of California Senate Bill 54 making California a sanctuary state, ICE Acting Director Tom Homan issues a press release threatening to increase at-large arrests in California and other sanctuary jurisdictions. He also threatened to detain individuals arrested in California in detention facilities outside of the state, "far away" from their friends and family. [ID #286]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    Oct. 6, 2017
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Change in Practice
Subject Matter: Interior
Agencies Affected: ICE

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