Institute for Justice & Journalism, Sept. 12-13, 2016, Denver - "Detaining immigrants is big business. The Department of Homeland Security has an annual budget for immigration detention of at least $2 billion and locks up more than 400,000 people...
"The Saturday, March 29, 2014 workshop gathered leading scholars and advocates to explore the rise of crimmigration, the impact of crimmigration on Colorado families and communities, the formation and adoption of detainer policies limiting local...
"The Workshop requested data going back a decade about
people held by the U.S. government for deportation, including detainee
names, when and where individuals were booked in and booked out of
detention, and what prompted their arrest. We asked...