Ice Retailers Arrest 107 In Philly In National Immigration Sweep « Cbs Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Federal Immigration agents rounded up more than 100 people in the Philadelphia area in the last four days, as part of a national crackdown on illegal immigrants in sanctuary cities.
Nationally, 450 people were taken into custody in ten cities but the Philadelphia area was by far the largest target with nearly a quarter of the arrests.
Sundrop Carter of the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition says that makes the city less safe.
“Ripping apart families and making people feel unsafe in their homes is bad for everybody, not just those who are picked up,” said Carter.
Couple Finds Stolen Car 23 Years Later Covered With ClamsMayor Kenney denounced the operation as sowing seeds of distrust between immigrants and police, though police were not involved in the operation.

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