If You Build It, ICE Will Fill It Report

  • Organization: DWN
  • Document Type: Report
  • Date Created: Friday, September 30, 2022
  • Attachment(s): LINK

A new report from Detention Watch Network, the Immigrant Legal Resource Center, and Ceres Policy Research outlines the direct link between Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) arrests and the availability and capacity of immigration detention centers. The report demonstrates that immigrants in counties with more detention space and counties with an overall higher carceral capacity are significantly more likely to be arrested and detained by ICE.

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