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Secure Communities & 287(g) Resources


S-COMM: A Toolkit for Advocates.

Prepared for a July 8, 2010, California statewide teach-in cosponsored by California civil and immigrants' rights groups. It is designed to help California advocates fight to prevent continued expansion of the federal Secure Communities (S-COMM) programin California and, ultimately, to push for statewide disenrollment from the program. (7/10)

TOOLKIT: Uncovering the Truth Behind Police & ICE Collaboration.

Developed for a May 2010 "teach-in" whose goal was to empower local communities new to the issues to gain information and generate a public discourse about programs that threaten public safety, systemize racial profiling, and destroy communities. A joint publication of the National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild, the National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON), and NILC. (5/10, PDF)