A Betrayal

This is a long read, but an important story.   

I’m not going to say much about it other than to urge you to read (or watch it for yourself…….)

TJV

“The choice to turn an informant like Henry over to ICE has consequences far beyond his individual case. If gang members can’t receive protection in exchange for coming forward with information, police will have almost no means to penetrate the insular world of MS-13. School officials who turned Henry over to the authorities were outraged when they learned he had been trapped in a no man’s land between the gang and the law. “They certainly were taking advantage of what he had to offer,” says Robert Feliciano, the head of the Suffolk County school board. “You can’t just do that and then drop him.””

https://features.propublica.org/ms-13/a-betrayal-ms13-gang-police-fbi-ice-deportation/


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