Is Crime Really Worse In 'Sanctuary Cities'?
Critics claim so-called "sanctuary cities" for illegal immigrants are hotbeds of crime, but there's also evidence against that perspective.By Sebastian Martinez | July 8, 2015
An undocumented immigrant accused of killing a woman in San Francisco has ignited a debate about so-called "sanctuary cities."
It's a term widely used by conservatives who say President Obama hasn't done enough to enforce federal immigration law on a local scale.
"They have turned a blind eye on the problem of sanctuary cities, and even the Obama administration has flipped flopped on that," The Weekly Standard's John McCormack said on Fox News.