BC-Monday Spotlight,ADVISORY


The following story will move Sunday as this week’s Monday Spotlight, a feature showcasing the best off-the-news enterprise in the AP report:

TRUMP IMMIGRATION-LOCAL ENFORCEMENT — President Donald Trump’s immigration order contains a return to a program that allows jail guards and local police to be deputized as immigration officers, harnessing the power of law enforcement in cities and towns to essentially be the deportation force the Republican touted in the campaign. The program is not without pitfalls, however. It has been phased out around the country amid complaints that it led to rampant racial profiling by local police, most notably by Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio. By Amy Taxin and Jacques Billeaud. UPCOMING: 800 words by 12 p.m. EST, with photos.

The AP

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