DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Federal immigration officers are expected Sunday to sweep across a handful of cities, including Los Angeles, to arrest about 2,000 undocumented immigrants as ordered by the Trump administration.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents are expected to target L.A., San Francisco, New York, Miami, Atlanta, Chicago, Denver and Baltimore. Due to Tropical Storm Barry making landfall over the weekend, Houston and New Orleans, which were originally targeted in the raids, will not see immigration enforcement actions, officials said.
The operation will only targets undocumented immigrants with final removal orders, who will eventually be deported, a law enforcement official briefed on the matter told ABC News. [Continue Reading]