New York’s mayor made a promise that he couldn’t keep. Mayor Bill de Blasoio promised that New York would remain a sanctuary city, however the NYPD are skirting his empty assurance.
The New York Police Department is reportedly cooperating with Immigration and Customs Enforcement despite a promise from Mayor Bill de Blasio that it would maintain a sanctuary policy.
The NYPD supposedly alerts Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers to criminal court appearances of illegal immigrants that are subject to deportation, according to the New York Daily News.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio signed a law into effect in 2014 that dramatically reduces New York City’s cooperation with ICE. The policy prohibits law enforcement from honoring ICE detainer requests – except for those convicted of “violent of serious crimes.”
Regardless, the NYPD will contact ICE if they discover…