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Detainers Toolkit: How to Break ICE’s Hold on Your Community

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This webpage provides resources to get you started on breaking ICE’s hold on your Community.

The Basics:


State and Local TRUST Acts:

City and County Laws and Policies Limiting ICE Holds

State Laws and Policies Limiting ICE Holds

In Depth:

 Full text of federal court decisions, legal memos, and internal ICE documents confirming that ICE holds are voluntary

Resources for Faith Communities

The Numbers:

Through the Freedom of Information Act, the National Immigration Justice Center obtained data about all the ICE holds issued nationwide from 2007-2010.

Download the spreadsheets for 2007200820092010 and sort by location to find out how many detainers were issued in your county or city.