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what do you think about the sweeps that are occuring??

Sherriff Joe Arpaio of maricopa county has sweeps that he does in areas where many illegals are living. In Arizona there are so many drop houses and coyotes there are drug lords living in arizona just last week a police officer got hit by a drunk driver. the driver was illegal who got deported many time and kept coming back here. he also had many DUI's in the past which is why he was also deported.

so joe arpaio enforces sweeps to gather the illegals and send them back to whichever country they have came from. do you think that is wrong????

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KelsoBabeyy

Asked by KelsoBabeyy at 7:24 PM on Nov. 4, 2008 in Politics & Current Events

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  • No they are doing their job
    perksmom

    Answer by perksmom at 7:31 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • no.The key word there is ILLEGAL

    momof030404

    Answer by momof030404 at 7:33 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • GO JOE GO. Illegal is illegal is illegal. This country is the easiest in the world to immigrate to. Do it the right/legal way or be prepared to be sent back.
    GrnEyedGrandma

    Answer by GrnEyedGrandma at 7:45 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • How would that be wrong?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:46 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • Nope..he's doing what he's suppose to do
    bonn777

    Answer by bonn777 at 7:50 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • im asking if people think that is wrong.
    people say its racial profiling. i dont get how though.
    KelsoBabeyy

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 7:52 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • More power to him!
    itsmesteph11

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 7:54 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • well it's racial profiling in a way, because if you are looking for illegal aliens from Mexico you don't stop people with blonde hair and blue eyes, or little old grandmas in wheelchairs. BUT this is not bad, it's using common sense and doing what you are paid to do. The key word here is these people are here ILLEGALLY. They have no right to be in our country until they come in the right way.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:07 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • racial profiling? Get real...
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:14 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

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