41 Sheriffs Cooperating With U.S. on Immigration

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In a whitewashed cinderblock room at the Frederick County, Md., Detention Center, each new inmate answers two questions: “What country were you born in?” and “Of what country are you a citizen?” A sheriff’s deputy investigates any inmate who says he was born in another country, using computer equipment and databases provided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Those found to be in the U.S. illegally could face extra jail time and deportation, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!