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USCIS releases criminal record data about DACA requestors

  1. Original Date Announced

    June 18, 2018

    USCIS releases data regarding arrests and apprehensions among the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) requestor population. The data contains both criminal and civil information of those approved and denied under DACA. The data indicates that nearly 60,000 DACA requestors had arrest records, which included offenses such as drunk driving, assault and battery, rape, and murder, among others. "Requestors" includes individuals approved and denied DACA. [ID #896]

    USCIS Press Release: New Data Shows Criminal Arrest Histories of DACA Requestors

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Data and Reports
Subject Matter: DACA
Agencies Affected: USCIS


Trump-Era Policy Documents

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