CNN cited the American Immigration Council's recent report ...
Crime, immigration connection unclear, Justice Dept statistics suggest.
Published on Mon, May 03, 2010
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer cited “border violence and crime due to illegal immigration” as motivations for signing a controversial law requiring people in Arizona to carry proof that they are in the U.S. legally.
But FBI and U.S. Department of Justice data show that Arizona’s violent crime rate is lower than the U.S. average and has been declining more rapidly than the U.S. average, The Independent found.
Published in the The New Mexico Independent | Read Article
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