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October 16, 2009 Contact: ICE Public Affairs 202-732-4242 PARTICIPATING 287(g) JURISDICTIONS On Oct. 16, Assistant Secretary for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) John Morton announced standardized Memorandums of Agreement (MOAs) with 67 state and local law enforcement agencies to participate in 287(g) partnerships. The 287(g) program improves public safety by prioritizing criminal aliens who are a threat to local communities, ensuring consistent and uniform policies and providing a force multiplier for ICE’s immigration enforcement efforts across the country. The state and local law enforcement partnerships announced on Oct. 16 conform to the standardized 287(g) MOA announced by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano and Assistant Secretary Morton in July—strengthening ICE’s overall immigration enforcement strategy by aligning local operations with ICE’s major priorities, specifically the identification and removal of criminal aliens. The new agreements announced today fall into three categories:  55 agreements have been signed by ICE and the partnering agency:
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Hudson City Police Department Hudson County Department of Corrections Monmouth County Sheriff's Office Durham Police Department Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office Gaston County Sheriff's Office Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office Wake County Sheriff's Office Alamance County Sheriff's Office Henderson County Sheriff's Office Butler County Sheriff’s Office Tulsa County Sheriff's Office Rhode Island State Police Beaufort County Sheriff's Office York County Sheriff's Office TN Highway Patrol/Department of Public Safety Carrollton Police Department Farmers Branch Police Dept. Washington County Sheriff Office Weber County Sheriff's Office Herndon Police Department Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Manassas Police Department Manassas Park Police Department Prince William County Police Department Prince William County Sheriff's Office Prince William-Manassas Adult Detention Center Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office

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 12 agreements have been reached and await approval by the local jurisdiction’s supervisory authority:
AZ AZ AZ CA CO FL GA NC RI SC TN TX City of Mesa Police Department City of Phoenix Police Department Florence Police Department San Bernardino County Sheriff's Office CO Department of Public Safety Jacksonville Sheriff's Office GA Department of Public Safety Guilford County Sheriff's Office Rhode Island Department of Corrections Charleston County Sheriff's Office Davidson County Sheriff's Office Harris County Sheriff's Office Task Force Task Force Task Force Jail Enforcement Task Force Jail Enforcement Task Force Task Force Jail Enforcement Jail Enforcement Jail Enforcement Jail Enforcement

 Six agreements have negotiations underway:
CA CA CA MA NJ Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office Orange County Sheriff's Office Riverside County Sheriff's Office MA Department of Corrections Morristown Police Department Jail Enforcement Jail Enforcement Jail Enforcement Jail Enforcement Task Force

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 Six jurisdictions did not re-sign or withdrew during negotiations for a variety of reasons, including implementation of the Secure Communities program, budgetary constraints and limited program utilization:
FL FL MA NC NV TX Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Manatee County Sheriff’s Office Framingham Police Department Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office City of Mesquite Police Department Houston Police Department Jail Enforcement Jail Enforcement Task Force Jail Enforcement Jail Enforcement Jail Enforcement

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