Citizenship, Fear and Support for the Criminalization of Immigration: Contextualizing Mexican Americans' Attitudes about the Role of Law Enforcement


Purpose textendash{} The purpose of this paper is to explore the association between Mexicans' support for the criminalization of immigration and level of police contact, fear of deportation and the perceived personal impact of immigration enforcement.

Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management, 40(2) 197–213.