Santos Reyes of Arlington, Va., says she knows firsthand the consequences of local police helping to enforce federal immigration laws.
The Salvadoran green card-holder and mother of six saw son Brian, 18, deported to Honduras last year when police learned he was undocumented after an incident at a high school party. Officers turned him over to federal authorities even though he was not charged with a crime.
"For me, he's my boy," Reyes, 50, said in an interview at her home. "It's so difficult....Full Story