President Trump’s decision to end the DACA program and send hundreds of thousands of immigrants back into the shadows is cruel.
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But lost in the moral argument is the fact that it’s also extraordinarily poor policy for fighting crime and keeping America safe.
In fact, violent crime is lower now than at any time since the 1950s.
Both legal and illegal immigrants are far less likely to commit violent crimes than native-born Americans. And making more immigrants illegal decreases their trust in police – destroying
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