Voces de la Frontera Action: Echoes of David Clarke: Milwaukee’s Sheriff Schmidt threatens immigrant rights organizers with arrest

Contact: Sam Singleton-Freeman, 414-469-9206, sfreeman@vdlf.org

MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN — In a Monday, August 13th, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article, Acting Milwaukee County Sheriff Richard Schmidt seemed to threaten criminal charges against Voces de la Frontera Action for sending a mailer to voters condemning his office's collaboration with the Trump Administration and ICE in the separation of Milwaukee families. Reporter Dan Bice writes:
Acting Milwaukee County Sheriff Richard Schmidt is calling on his chief opponent, Earnell Lucas, to denounce a mailer from the pro-immigration Voces de ...

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