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Sheriff Jim McDonnell Pledges To Work With Federal Agencies If Current Immigration Policy Is Eliminated

Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell pledged Monday to work with local, state and federal leaders to develop a new policy to notify the federal government about county jail inmates who could be subjected to deportation.

05/11/2015

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LA To Withdraw From Program Sharing Arrestees’ Fingerprints With Homeland Security

The Los Angeles City Council has voted 11-1 to support state efforts to withdraw from a Homeland Security program that requires fingerprints of arrestees to be shared with immigration agents.

06/07/2011