Tag Results for "Racial Profiling"
The U.S. Justice Department continues to investigate alleged police abuse against Hispanics in the Connecticut town of East Haven. There have been multiple reports of Hispanics being harassed during traffic stops, falsely arrested and of even being physically abused while in police custody. continue reading »
As Arizona’s controversial immigration law takes effect next month, organizations like the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) say they will be keeping an eye out for any sort of mistreatment or racial profiling of immigrants questioned by police, and will not hesitate to immediately sue if it occurs. continue reading »
In response to concerns from members of the Mexican community in several counties, in relation to the nature and scope of the program called "Safe Communities", the Consulate General of Mexico reported that: continue reading »
Los Angeles County is considering the extension of a program that checks the immigration status of inmates and sends the information to federal authorities. The country’s largest sheriff’s department and U.S. Immigration continue reading »