287(g) Public Hearing Notice

This is public notice that the Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) will hold a 287(g) Steering Committee Meeting on June 17th, 2022 at 10:00am. Due to Covid-19, the meeting will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.


The purpose of this meeting is to give citizens of Rensselaer County an opportunity to meet and discuss with officials regarding the 287(g) program. We want to be transparent regarding operation of the program in our community. This meeting will allow members of the general public, businesses, non-governmental organizations, and other community

stakeholders to voice their opinions and share their knowledge and experience with us.


Please send an email to richard.m.nicol@ice.dhs.gov indicated that you would like to attend the meeting and a hyperlink will be sent to prior the meeting that will allow you to join.*


Attendees will be able to ask questions regarding the program. In order to help ensure that all questions are properly researched and fully answered, the questions must be submitted in writing to the 287(g) Program Manager no later than June 1st, 2022. Please email your questions or concerns to: richard.m.nicol@ice.dhs.gov


*Microsoft Teams is not required to be installed on your computer to attend.  You will be able to join the meeting using MS Teams or by selecting an option to utilize your web browser. Both options will allow you to participate in the meeting.