False Stories About ICE Sweeps & Checkpoints Spark Fear In New York's Immigrant CommunitiesPresident Donald Trump's tough talk on immigration is reverberating across New York as false stories about ICE raids spread on social media.
O'Neill Tells NYPD Not To Enforce Trump's Expanded Deportation OrdersPolice Commissioner James O'Neill sent an internal memo to the men and women of the NYPD, ordering them not to comply, but experts say that defiance could come at a steep cost.
Trump Administration Expands Immigration Enforcement, Targeting Bigger Pool Of People For DeportationThe Homeland Security Department memos, signed by Secretary John Kelly, lay out that any immigrant living in the United States illegally who has been charged or convicted of any crime -- and even those suspected of a crime -- will now be an enforcement priority.
ICE Memo: 40 Foreign Nationals Arrested In NYC Area Operations"In a memo dated Saturday, February 11th, ICE claimed that these arrests were part of “routine, daily targeted operations."
Protest Held Outside ICE Headquarters Over Trump's Immigration PoliciesRoughly 100 people gathered outside the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement headquarters in Lower Manhattan on Friday night.
N.Y. State Assembly Passes Bills Strengthening Protections For ImmigrantsThe New York State Assembly has passed a series of bills strengthening protections for immigrants – including one that makes New York a sanctuary state.
U.S. Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump's Immigration Order NationwideU.S. District Judge James Robart in Seattle ruled against government lawyers' claims that the states did not have the standing to challenge Trump's order and said they showed their case was likely to succeed.
Sen. Menendez Slams Border Wall, Trump's Other Immigration PlansU.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey) is making his voice heard after President Donald Trump’s executive orders on immigration.
PHOTOS: Protest Against Trump Immigration Policies In Washington Square ParkHundreds of people attended a rally protesting President Donald Trump's executive orders on immigration in Washington Square Park on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017.
Crowds Rally In Washington Square Park To Oppose Trump Executive OrdersProtesters chanted "Resist" and "No ban, no wall, this is our New York" as they stood in Washington Square Park on Wednesday night, listening to elected officials, advocates and other speakers.
De Blasio: Trump Order Stripping Funds For Sanctuary Cities 'Does Not Change Who We Are'Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday said President Donald Trump’s executive order stripping funding for sanctuary cities would be severely damaging to New York City.
New Yorkers Rally For Immigrant CommunityHundreds of New Yorkers marched to Trump Tower Sunday in solidarity with immigrants who worry about their future under the incoming Trump administration.