Clearinghouse Resource


The All-in-One Guide to Defeating ICE Hold Requests


Graber, Lena
National Immigration Project
Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
Immigrant Defense Project
Washington Defenders Association
National Immigration Law Center


New York, NY: Immigrant Defense Project

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

August 2013, 47 pages

Description of Resource

This guide aims to help communities better understand how immigration enforcement works, and ways to to engage with local police  and policymakers to pass laws and policies against hold requests. It includes organizing suggestions, details about ICE hold requests and how they work, legal and policy analyses, messaging advice, and sample material.


English, Spanish