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Secret Emails Reveal Trump Plot To Use Sheriffs To Terrorize Migrant Families

Donald Trump used sheriffs around the country to terrorize migrant families, newly revealed secret emails have revealed.

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Donald Trump used sheriffs around the country to terrorize migrant families, newly revealed secret emails have revealed.

“Operated by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the program empowers state and local law enforcement officers to act with federal authority: questioning, reporting and detaining undocumented immigrants. Although ICE promised that the program would focus only on serious criminals, pro-immigration groups have repeatedly warned that the partnerships enable hard-line sheriffs to target undocumented immigrants leading peaceful lives.

Despite mounting concerns about discriminatory policing, the Trump administration aggressively recruited local law enforcement partners and courted sheriffs who championed similar views on immigration policy, according to dozens of internal ICE emails obtained by The Post.” [READ MORE]

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