The number of immigrants jailed for deportation in New England plunged last year, despite federal immigration officials’ expansion of the controversial Secure Communities program, which screens the fingerprints of everyone arrested to make it easier to identify illegal immigrants. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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