Police Fall Behind In Transparency, NYCLU Report Says

Police departments in Long Island--and other major departments throughout the state--are falling short of transparency standards designed to keep police accountable, as shown by...

Cuomo Executive Order Prohibits State Police From Most ICE Enforcement

On Friday, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo issued Executive Order 170 prohibiting state agencies and officers from inquiring about or disclosing an individual's immigration status...

New York AG and Brooklyn Acting DA Call For End Of ICE Raids At...

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzales confronted the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) yesterday,...

DACA Youth Add $140 Million to New York Tax Revenues

A new report by Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP) and co-released in New York by the Fiscal Policy Institute shows that recipients of the Deferred...

Trump Immigration Policies Hurt New York Farms

A new report from Farm Credit East says that President Trump’s anti-immigrant policies are endangering New York’s family farms. Farm Credit East is a...

NY Attorney General and Commissioner of Education are Dedicated to Protecting Immigrant Students

In a statement released by New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman and State Commissioner of Education MaryEllen Elia on February 27, the two...

ICE Arrests 40 in Raids in New York in Trump Offensive

Approximately forty New York immigrants have been arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in raids this week. Those arrested were from New York...

NY Attorney General Releases Tools For Local Law Enforcement for Handling ICE

As President Donald Trump enters the White House to assume the role of Commander-in-Chief, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman created a set...

Ending DACA Would Cost New York Billions of Dollars

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy gives undocumented, highly vetted youth who grew up in the United States the ability to work...

The New York DREAM Act is out of the budget . . . again

Another year has passed and the New York DREAM Act has been left out of the State budget, making it harder for undocumented students...