Arizona, Sheriff Paul Penzone, Jamie discussed on Bruce St. James and Pamela Hughes

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Good news from the White House for some very special athletes, but first we're taking a look at the impact the thousands of migrants being dropped off in the valley is having on crime. Here we have team coverage. It's our top story. And here's Jamie, west Maricopa County. Sheriff Paul Penzone is concerned the release of almost nineteen thousand migrants in Arizona since late December will lead to more crimes and impact our quality of life. Let's go live to KTAR's Jim cross, Jamie. Penzone telling MAC and get us on KTAR, Arizona, not ready to deal with a high numbers of people being dropped off with very few resources. I says it's not ISIS fault. The bigger issue of immigration a path to citizenship needs to be addressed. He says, and it makes it clear he's not stereotyping the migrants. I'm just talking about humans in any situation where they have to find a way to survive. Now earlier this week on a governor Doug Ducey called the federal government called out the federal government. For the way, they've handled migrants being released saying officials need to get their act together live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news. Arizona's Republican Senator Martha mcsally wants answers. As to why so many migrants are being left in Arizona. Senator homeland security director Kirsten Nielsen make soundly says she's concerned that the department of homeland security has released eighteen thousand migrants in Arizona in the past three months. She claims that so called non governmental organizations have received little or no warning before the migrants are released MC Sally is calling on the DHS to examine its current efforts. And find ways to improve them. She says she stands ready to help in finding a solution is no word yet on any response from deal said Bob McClay, KTAR news. Eight thirty two and detour.

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