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CDT’s Comment on Apprehension, Processing, Care, and Custody of Alien Minors and Unaccompanied Alien Children
Data collected for the purpose of assessing the suitability of a sponsor should not be repurposed for enforcement; a program designed to focus on child welfare should not be co-opted for enforcement. Parents and family members are put in an impossible position: choose separation from your child or relative, or risk alerting ICE to you and your housemates’ presence.
We wrote to urge the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT) to further evaluate and implement safeguards for its data sharing requirements for dockless mobility permit holders. The current Mobility Data Specification gives LADOT access to highly sensitive and potentially identifiable location info, both historically and in real time to a greater degree than the existing General Bikeshare Feed Specification.