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NYPD official tells Trump that 'nobody' will get deported for jumping turnstile

NYPD official tells Trump that 'nobody' will get deported for jumping turnstile | 24 Feb 2017 | A top New York Police Department official said Friday that jumping a subway turnstile--a minor offense--will not get you deported if you are an illegal immigrant. "Even if you're a recidivist and jumped a turnstile for the fourth or tenth time, and we arrest you for the misdemeanor crime, that's a misdemeanor -- it’s not a qualifying" Larry Byrne, the deputy commissioner for legal affairs, told reporters, according to Politico. "Nobody is getting deported for a minor offense." The nation's biggest city is prepared to challenge President Trump's crackdown on immigrant-protecting "sanctuary cities" with legal action if necessary, New York's mayor said Wednesday...