On July 10, 2007, the Board of County Supervisors passed a resolution expressing concern about illegal immigration and the impacts it has on the community. This resolution directed the Chief of Police to establish certain standards for the department and to enter into an agreement with Homeland Security. The Chief presented the police report to the Board on Sept. 18, 2007 (see below). The resolution also directed the County Executive to outline the enabling authority and legal conditions under which the County provides public benefits to local residents. At its Oct. 16, 2007 meeting the Board of County Supervisors approved the following resolution (07-894): 'Implement Recommendations Derived from the Illegal Immigration Service Analysis and Restrict Identified Services'

For more information about the Police Department's enforcement, see the following pages:

Links to Releases, Presentations, Reports, Correspondence and Resolutions:

Oct. 16, 2012 - The Prince William Board of County Supervisors Questions ICE Decision to Allow 287(g) Program to Expire at End of Year

Nov. 16, 2010 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

 

Presentation from Sept. 9, 2008 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

Presentation from June 3, 2008 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

Resolution from April 29, 2008 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

Information from April 18, 2008:

Presentation from April 1, 2008 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

Budget Amendment from Feb. 19, 2008 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

Presentations from Feb. 5, 2008 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

Presentation from Jan. 22, 2008 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

Resolution from Oct. 16, 2007 Board of County Supervisors meeting:

Reports/Resolutions from Oct. 2, 2007 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

Information from Sept. 18, 2007 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

  • Police Chief Charlie T. Deane presented the Department's response to the Board of County Supervisors' directive on immigration enforcement. View the Staff Report.

Background documents included in the Police Staff Report:

Letters sent to the President of the United States and Virginia members of the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives from the Board of County Supervisors on Aug. 13, 2007: Illegal Immigration Letters

Presentations from the July 10, 2007 Board of County Supervisors Meeting:

Background: Jan. 19, 2007 - Directive 06-236: Illegal Immigrants' Cost to County