Secure Communities Program

"[Secure Communities] uses a federal information-sharing partnership between DHS and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) that helps to identify in-custody aliens without imposing new or additional requirements on state and local law enforcement."

- United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement

"A vital and effective immigration law enforcement program – Secure Communities – that should have been an easy immigration policy score for the Obama administration is now in a state of disarray. . ."

- Jessica Vaughan, Director of Policy Studies at CIS