NJ Spotlight News

Protest over transfer of detainees from Bergen County jail

Clip: 11/15/2021 | 3m 48s | Video has closed captioning.

Families of immigration detainees are expressing their frustration after their loved ones were removed from Bergen County jail without warning. Fifteen men were released into Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody a week ahead of a deadline. Bergen County is one of several New Jersey counties ending contracts with ICE, leading to detainees being sent out of state.

Aired: 11/15/21

Rating: NR

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