A rally in Jackson Heights in protest of a hate incident against an undocumented transgender woman. Max Siegelbaum for Documented

Early Arrival: Gang Database Expands 70 Percent Under De Blasio

Wednesday's edition of Early Arrival: NYC Comptroller Stringer Talks Immigration – 'Zero Tolerance' Floods Courts Near Southern Border – Ryan Avoids Forced Immigration Vote

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Early Arrival: Queens Man Arrested by ICE at Green Card Interview

Monday's edition of Early Arrival: Man Arrested at Green Card Interview – Breaking Down the 'Zero Tolerance' Policy Separating Families – Trump and House GOP huddle on immigration

The ICE Ruse: How Agents Impersonate Local Law Enforcement and Lie to Make Arrests

Advocates say these tactics erode trust in the community

Early Arrival: City Will Continue to Exclude Certain Immigrants From City-Funded Legal Defense

Friday's edition of Early Arrival: Certain Immigrants Still Excluded From Free Legal Defense – Missing DHS Data Basis for New Lawsuits – 'Compromise Bill' Takes A Hard Line