A look at how immigration authorities make arrests
June 22, 2019
Immigrant advocates and sympathizers are warning about arrests around the country as early as Sunday.
The anticipated sweep is expected to be similar to operations that authorities have regularly done since 2003. They often produce hundreds of arrests.
This one is different because President Donald Trump announced Monday on Twitter that it would be the start of an effort to deport millions of people in the country illegally, a near-impossibility given limited resources of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, which makes the arrests and carries out deportation orders.
It's also slightly...