Crime & Justice

Villanueva to kick ICE out of the jails, but transfers to ICE will continue

ICE is an agency within the Department of Homeland Security.
ICE is an agency within the Department of Homeland Security.
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L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva on Wednesday set the date for when he will kick ICE out of his jails and other sheriff's facilities.  That fulfills his campaign pledge, but the sheriff will continue to transfer inmates to ICE for deportation.