Comunidades Unidas calls on Utahns to unite against threats of detentions and family separation



WEST VALLEY CITY, UTAH - Comunidades Unidas invites the community to remain calm and obtain information through appropriate information channels, following the statements of the Trump administration threatening to make arrests, mass deportations, and separate families. For now, the state of Utah is not under immediate threat but we should stay alert and take the necessary precautions in case of an emergency.

Currently, only people with a previous deportation order may be at risk. However, we recognize the volatility of the Trump administration’s practices related to immigration. Family separation or the threat of family separation greatly affects the mental and physical well-being of children and adults in our communities.

We invite everyone in the community to come together and take action to protect our immigrant neighbors: