Archive for Tag: illegal immigration

Wirths calls on U.S. Department of Justice to investigate Murphy administration’s Immigrant Trust Directive

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Hal Wirths is seeking the help of the U.S. Attorney General and the Department of Justice to end the state’s Immigrant Trust Directive. “The Murphy administration’s Immigrant Trust Directive is preventing the federal government from enforcing immigration laws and puts out a welcome mat for...

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Wirths: AG’s updated Immigrant Trust Directive is dangerous

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Hal Wirths condemned the updated Immigrant Trust Directive for tying the hands of local law enforcement officials and endangering the lives of New Jerseyans.    Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal has continued a quest to undermine the safety of New Jerseyans yesterday by updating his...

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Wirths to AG: Sheriffs have duty to protect communities from criminals living here illegally

TRENTON, N.J. – Yesterday, top officials in Attorney General Gurbir Grewal’s office issued letters attacking sheriffs for cooperating with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) through the 287(g) Program, which allows designated state and local officers to work with ICE to identify incarcerated illegal immigrants with criminal charges or...

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