On December 5, 2018, the new Sheriff of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina ended its 287g program and collaboration with ICE.

The Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office’s 287g program, started in 2006, was one of the first in the nation, and has resulted in the deportation of more than 15,000 individuals. This change is significant and is the result of deep organizing by local community, specifically a group called Comunidad Colectiva.

Read more here: https://www.charlotteobserver.com/latest-news/article222686935.html.