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CPB Agents Trained Not To Arrest Illegal Immigrants ‒ Report – 13 January 2015

RT logoAs congressional Republicans try to undo executive actions regarding immigration this week, a new report shows that US Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) agents are quietly being trained not to arrest undocumented immigrants.

Leaked internal training documents show that CBP agents “are now receiving guidelines instructing them that the vast majority of illegal immigrants in the U.S. are off limits to federal agents and are substantially immune to detention and deportation,” Breitbart reported, citing an anonymous “trusted federal agent in the CBP.”

The documents sort illegal immigrants into three priority groups. The first, priority one, includes undocumented aliens who “pose a threat to national security, border security, or public safety.” Priority two includes those who are “misdemeanants and new immigration violators,” while priority three includes all other illegal aliens and describes them as “other immigration violators.”

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