The Section 287(g) program allows certain state and local law enforcement agencies to engage in federal immigration enforcement activities.
The ACLU has strongly opposed the 287(g) program, believing it has led to illegal racial profiling and civil rights abuses while diverting scarce resources from traditional local law enforcement functions and distorting immigration enforcement priorities.
10/5/2009 Government Task Force Pans 287(g)
7/11/2016 ACLU Letter to DHS CRCL re 287g Renewals
3/15/2016 ACLU Letter to DHS CRCL re 287g Renewals