“Crimmigration” is the place where the criminal justice system and the immigration system intersect. Immigration-related offenses constitute 40% of all federal prosecutions, and one out of 10 people are in federal prison today due to an immigration offense. Local police cooperation with immigration enforcement agencies has driven communities underground, and criminal convictions can trigger mandatory detention and deportation.

Recent news on Crimmigration

News
The Appeal
Dec 20, 2019

FROM MARIJUANA TO THE DEATH PENALTY, STATES LED THE WAY IN 2019
News
The Hill
Nov 5, 2019

We cannot afford to squander this chance for criminal justice reform
News
Colorlines
Oct 3, 2019

The ’94 Crime Bill 25 Years Later: It’s Time for a Reckoning

Get the newsletter