Our mission is to defend & advance the rights & opportunities
of low-income immigrants and their family members.
(From the 6/8/06 news release accompanying the statement: "Members of the Major Cities Chiefs Association, comprised of the largest police agencies in America, are the first responders to over fifty million residents. We are very concerned that the public policy [currently] under consideration [in the U.S. Congress] does not take into full account the realities of local law enforcement in dealing with this issue on the ground.")
M.C.C. Immigration Committee Recommendations for Enforcement of Immigration Laws by Local Police Agencies (6/06)