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The mounting costs of nationwide immigration enforcement

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By Marc Schindler and Jeremy Kittredg

July 20, 2017

Courtesy The Hill

While partnering with the federal government around immigration enforcement may seem like a “free resource,” local law enforcement and taxpayers need to be clear that when they partner with ICE, it will cost them.

In The Cost of Crimmigration: Exploring the intersection between criminal justice and immigration, the Justice Policy Institute explores the financial and social costs connected to increased participation by local law enforcement in enforcing federal immigration laws.

The mounting costs of nationwide immigration enforcement

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