FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

The Law Officer's Pocket Manual - Bloomberg BNA
This handy 4" x 6" spiral-bound manual offers examples showing how rules are...

Top News

ICE Shooter Subject of Complaints

March 02, 2012  | 

A federal agent who was killed after shooting his supervisor in a workplace confrontation in California had been the subject of complaints by immigrant advocates for allegedly using coercive tactics with immigrants after a 2010 raid, reports the Associated Press.

In an amended complaint, the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California asked a federal court in Los Angeles to order Immigration and Customs Enforcement to turn over records related to a worksite raid overseen by agent Ezequiel Garcia.

An ACLU attorney had complained more than a year ago that Garcia arrested a worker for failing to disclose her immigration status in an interview with investigators following the raid at Orange County's Terra Universal Inc. Garcia also arrested another worker months later on what may have been a retaliatory tip from his recent employer.

Related:

ICE Shooting Occurred During Performance Review

Shootout Among ICE Agents Leaves 1 Dead


Be the first to comment on this story





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Minnesota Department Testing "BolaWrap" Restraint Device
The Chaska (MN) Police Department is the first in the state to test the new "BolaWrap"...
Delaware Man Arrested for Attempting to Strike Police Officer with His Car
The Harrington (DE) Police Department says that 40-year-old Andy Leary fled from a traffic...
New York Officer Pleads Not Guilty to Assault Charge
Officer Michael Sippel of the Rochester (NY) Police Department pleaded not guilty to the...

Police Magazine