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06/04/2013 11:27 am ET

Utah Police Accused Of Exploiting Undocumented Immigrants As Informants

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Undocumented immigrants were allegedly being forced into compromising situations by police in Utah: become a confidential informant in your community or face deportation.

A Salt Lake City Tribune investigation released last week highlights accusations by some undocumented immigrants and community advocates that police have used immigration status as a "means to extort information."

Tony Yapias, director of Proyecto Latino de Utah, said he has heard a number of stories of officers exploiting the undocumented community.

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