6/18/15 LA County Sheriff’s Department Correctional Facility Lynwood, CA
Community Meeting ICE/Immigration LA County Jail. The 287g program was voted out by the LA County Board of Supervisors on 5/12/15 on a 3-2 vote and was replaced with the Priority Enforcement Program PEP on a 90 day trial program.
LA County Sheriff http://sheriff.lacounty.gov/wps/portal/lasd
ARTICLE: 287g replaced with PEP http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-ice-los-angeles-287g-20150512-story.html
Priority Enforcement Program PEP http://www.dhs.gov/sites/default/files/publications/14_1120_memo_secure_communities.pdf
May 30, 2015 Lynwood High School Auditorium
CA Senator Isadore Hall http://sd35.senate.ca.gov/ and CA Senator Ricardo Lara http://sd33.senate.ca.gov/ hosted an Immigration Townhall http://sd35.senate.ca.gov/news/2015-05-22-senator-isadore-hall-host-town-hall-immigration
When Citizen Lobbyist Raul Rodriguez began to film the public townhall, he was approached by security personnel and told that all recording devices had to be turned off. Security personnel then approached Robin Hvidston, Executive Director We The People Rising, and told her to turn off her video camera.
Citizen Lobbyists filled the first few rows.
Above the 5 panelists included: Patricia Perez Geleana, Mexican Consulate, Los Angeles, Alejandra Valles, SEIU Union, Jose Montes “DREAMER” and DACA recipient, Italia Garcia of Mi Familia Vota and Rosaria de la Cruz SEIU Union.
CA State Senator Isadore Hall http://sd35.senate.ca.gov/, Assemblyman Anthony Rendon http://asmdc.org/members/a63/, and Mayor Jose Solache. http://www.lynwood.ca.us/city-officials/mayor-and-city-council/mayor-jos%C3%A9-luis-solache