Three steps to prepare for immigration raid

Many undocumented immigrant live under the fear of that knock on the door by the ICE agents. These raids often occur suddenly and there might be no time to make preparation or to notify family members. Here are the steps that you can do to be better prepared in the event ICE officers come knocking.

STEP 1: save all immigration related documents and papers in one safe place so that in the event of an arrest, your family member can quickly access critical information to get in contact with you and help you get release.

STEP 2: save contact information of immigration attorney who can quickly come to your aid in the event of an arrest. After attest, you will be given the chance to make a phone call. The sooner you can direct your family member to an immigration attorney,the faster you will receive the necessary legal help.

STEP 3: if you already have a deportation order or if you have criminal convictions, you ate going to be deportation priority, be sure to stay away from places where many undocumented immigrants congregate, and avoid leaving residential address on applications and use PO box address instead.

PRI: Here’s how undocumented families might prepare for a worst-case scenario.

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