Law Enforcement Agencies

Georgia Anti-Immigrant Activist Tied to White Nationalism

Donald Arthur “D.A.” King is the founder and leader of the Georgia-based Dustin Inman Society. Dustin Inman was a 16-year-old boy who was killed when an alleged undocumented immigrant crashed into the back of the Inman family car in 2000).

Politics

Cross-post: Why It Matters That ICE Can’t Count

Originally posted by Dara Lind on Tapped, the group blog of The American Prospect. “Secure Communities” is the Obama administration’s signature immigration enforcement effort. By automatically checking the immigration status of anyone checked into a local jail, the administration claims, … Continued

Politics

Crosspost: Criminals Target Hispanic Immigrants

An interesting article, Criminals Target Hispanic Undocumented Immigrants, by the Utne Reader discusses how immigrant communities are victims of crime more often than ordinary citizens, and how a lack of trust in law enforcement contributes to the problem. Thieves and … Continued

Immigration

DHS Accused of Racial Profiling

It has been over six years since Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) was founded. Since its inception, they have caused enough harm for national research groups to accuse ICE of racial profiling. The Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute on Race, Ethnicity … Continued

Politics

ICEing the White House

Let’s face it. With the expansion of the 287(g) program, the new employer audit initiative, the growth of the Border Patrol, and the relentless, unconscionable construction of the border fence, the Obama Administration has completely succumbed to the ICE (and … Continued

Politics

ICE and Border Drug Violence: Paving the Way with Deportees

In spite of yesterday’s White House response to mounting border security issues, one has to wonder if federal law enforcement agencies and officers really do communicate on the pressing issues of the day, like ICE’s deportation of alleged gang members … Continued

Politics

White Nationalists Prepare to Oppose Obama Administration

Since the weeks leading up to the most significant election to take place in the United States, federal law enforcement agencies, the media, and human rights organizations have paid close attention to threats, some of which are stemming from individuals … Continued