This App Is Tracking 250,000 Immigrants in the U.S.A.by@TheMarkup
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This App Is Tracking 250,000 Immigrants in the U.S.A.

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Immigration and Customs Enforcement is in the midst of a grand experiment, vastly increasing the number of immigrants it monitors during conditional release. The use of a smartphone-based application called SmartLINK began under President Donald Trump, but the Biden administration has continued to expand it. The costs aren’t broken out, but overall costs for the Intensive Supervision Appearance Program is about $4.11 per day per immigrant.

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