Sheriff Wiles on Secure Communities


Sheriff Richard Wiles from El Paso, TX has implemented the Secure Communities program with restrictions on which types of crimes have their fingerprints through the DHS databases. There has been a lot of confusion and misinformation about the way in which the Secure Communities program works, and Sheriff Wiles discusses the process by which he negotiated the exceptions to the program and also how the El Paso Sheriff's department makes the exceptions work.