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ICE Planning October Enforcement Operation in Notorious Sanctuary Cities

Immigration and Customs Enforcement is planning an immigration enforcement operation targeting three of the most notorious ‘sanctuary’ jurisdictions in the country in the month of October, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday. The operation will target illegal aliens residing in the state of California and the cities of Denver and Philadelphia.

California is notably distinct in that the state itself has instituted sanctuary laws that bar any cooperation with the agency. Denver and Philadelphia also steadfastly refuse to release immigration offenders to ICE custody, in some cases releasing dangerous criminals from jail systems instead of handing them into federal custody.

When asked about tentative operations by Fox News, an ICE spokesperson confirmed that “every day as part of routine operations, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) targets and arrests criminal aliens and other individuals who have violated our nation’s immigration laws.

Read the full story from Big League Politics

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