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Offite ~fTnvest1gations

2203 N. Lois Avenue

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Tampa. Fft)(ida 33607

Ilear Mr. Wobcr.

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Th~ Manatee Cuunty Shcrifl"s Office would like to pruticipal\lin tlw 281G tta:~nil1gthat is

scheduled in Hillsborough County in January lor Corr( Oniecrs. Our: c#unty has n

large population or undocumt.-nled aliens, many of which end up in out .luiI tbr evetything

"Clions

from traffic rolated Cl'jlllCS 10 homicides. We fccl tbat the 287G jail initiativo wilt be

beneficial in allowing our agency to p(utner with ICll by identityin~\mdocu11lemed aliens

that are incarcerated in our jail. detcnuine toose dIal meet deportQtion criteriu. tlDd submit

lhe paperwork necessary to !lave them deported.

We would like lo send thret: C01TC(:tions Otlicers t~ one Warrants. Otliccr to the January

ttaining ynu are providing. Please let Ol~kflow whUifurthcr il1wnnation 'you need from our agency ll) accomplish this.

Sincerely.

Majo Mt~j()rCOMie Shu glCit'lCckcr

ililvesti~tive Bureau Chit,)f

CKS/(:!:i

600 us Highway 301 Blvd. West Suite 202

uraaenton, FL34205

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September 8, 2009

STEUBE

MANATEE COUNTY,

Michael D. Rozas, Field Office Director Customs Enforcement 18201 S.W. 12th Street

194

Fax Numbers

744 d 3792 (941) 749-5401

Dear Mr.

287(g)

By this

with notice of termination pursuant to Section XX of

Sheriffs

I am providing the United

7, 2008.

hnmigration and CustOlllS

MOA

recently

is no

("ICE") Manatee County

287(g) MOA. longer able to participate in the to now

ICE and the

(HMCSO") on

you are aware,

MOA,

a of substantial changes to key provisions of

program. In certified interpreters render the

new

the obligation of law

MeSO's current budget.

program provided this

of illegal aliens.

From

current

of 181 illegal aliens to ICE with little or no monthly costs

to

that MCSO will no longer

we look

removal

the

resulted

to achieving similar results

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of the Secure Communities program in Manatee County.

It is my

the Secure Communities

as soon as October 2009.

Please

me

what this agency can do to ensure that the program is in place as soon as IJV'>"~""/J\

I.

a

cooperatively with ICE personnel,

under the Secure Communities program.

and we

look forward

to

a

STEUBE, Sheriff

Manatee Co unty,

WBS/MSHlc1t

An Accredited

W. Brad Stuebe Sheriff Manatee County Sheriffs Office 600 US Highway 301 Blvd. West Suite 202 Bradenton, FL 34205

Dear Sheriff Steube:

Offi ce of th e .·l ssistcllll Secretary

l.S. Department of Homeland Securi~'

500 nlh Street. SW' Washington. DC 20536

U. S.

and Customs Enforcement

Immigration

Please accept this letter as formal notification that the 287(g) Delegation of Authority agreement between U.S. Imlnigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the Manatee County Sheriffs Office (MCSO) is terminated. On Septelnber 8, 2009, ICE was notified by letter that MCSO no longer wanted to participate in the 287(g) Delegation of Authority progrruTI.

Please know that ICE values its pru1nership with your office~ and \-ve will continue to work together to ensure our mutual conIDlitment to public safety produces tangible results for your community.

Thank for your partnership with ICE.

enforcement matters where \ve share a mutual interest.

any of ICE's state and local partnership progratns, please do not hesitate to contact me at (202)

We look forward to working with you in the future on

Jf you have any questions regarding

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Sincerely,

Vdc/~.

William F. Ril~ Acting Executive Director Office of State and Local Coordination