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This fact sheet evaluates the state of immigrants in MIchigan. Policies have reduced barriers for immigrant workers, protect their health, and protect their families. Immigrant workers contribute a lot to state economy and their children are the future of state.
ILRC guide to responding to ICE's Criminal Alien Program (CAP). When ICE is in the jail already, they don't need a detainer or notification of release.
New York City Administractive Code for Responding to ICE Detainers
An Act to create a Department of Corrections in the District of Columbia to limit the circumstances under which the District will comply with an immigration detainer requests from the Unites States Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
King County Superior Court Policy on No Courtroom Arrests Based on Immigration Status
Stanta Cruz County Sheriff's Office executive order ending ICE detainer requests follow federal Oregon ruling.
According to San Jose\'s Mayor Sam Liccardo, \"We are a city of immigrants; this is a critical thread to our DNA. It is our secret sauce. If we are going to compete in a global marketplace, we need to all be working together.\" As of 2014, more than 38% of San Jose\'s population are immigrants. Immigrants in Silicon Valley have high rates of workforce participation and large tax contributions, including an estimated $77 billion immigrant contribution to the county\'s economy. At the same time, many also struggle in areas such as education, economic opportunity, and equitable access to services and engagement.
The purpose of this toolkit is to help you understand the various pieces that make up the massive deportation machine, and to give you the tools to dismantle it. Local authorities need to protect and serve their communities, not criminalize them; and local governments need to invest in the well-being of their residents, not in building jails. It is time for us to hold them accountable. This toolkit is not a one size fits all resource. It is designed to give you the tools to begin to build your local campaign, while taking into account the unique aspects of the locality and community you are working in.
The Mayor of Columbus Ohio issues an order protecting people without documentation from deportation and expanding immigration protection services.
Providing opportunities for immigrants to learn about city government, navigate services more efficiently, communicate needs, network across ethnic lines, and serve in leadership capacities, resulting in greater community engagement across the immigrant community.