Q: Is the local police force in my town required to work with ICE?
A: Local law enforcement can choose to work with ICE, but they can also choose not to. States and municipalities do not have any obligation to enforce federal laws, including immigration enforcement. It will depend on your local law enforcement's policy.
A: That is currently a big issue. Immigration Law is Federal. State Law Enforcement does not have to enforce federal law. However the federal government can withhold grants and other sources of income if state law enforcement does not co operate in the enforcement of immigration law.
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