Source:20Steve Kropper, Eva Millona, Maria Sacchetti, John Sandweg, Ted Gest
Affiliation:Ma. Citizens for Immigration Reform, Ma.Immigrant and Advocacy Coalition, The Boston Globe, U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security
The federal government is stepping up identification and deportation of people in the U.S. illegally via a program called Secure Communities. A federal official, advocates on different sides of the issue, and a reporter discuss what journalists should know about a problem that has caused controversy in law enforcement and elsewhere.