Oregon’s Marion County First in Foreign National Crime in December 2017

Oregon’s Marion County First in Foreign National Crime in December 2017

January 9, 2018

By David Olen Cross

On December 1, 2017 Oregon’s Marion County had 235 of the 973 foreign nationals (criminal aliens) incarcerated in the Oregon Department of Corrections (DOC) prison system; the county was first in foreign national crime in the state with 24.15 percent of the criminal aliens in DOC prisons.

The following table reveals how Marion County residents were harmed or victimized by the 235 criminal aliens incarcerated on December 1st in the DOC prison system with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) immigration detainers.

OREGON DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
Crime Total Number of Inmates W/ ICE Detainers in DOC Prisons from Marion County by Type of Crime Percentage of Inmates W/ICE Detainers in DOC Prisons from Marion County by Type of Crime
Sex Abuse 51 21.70%
Rape 49 20.85%
Sodomy 33 14.04%
Homicide 22 9.36%
Assault 18 7.66%
Kidnapping 10 4.26%
Robbery 9 3.83%
Burglary 7 2.98%
Drugs 7 2.98%
Theft 3 1.28%
Driving Offense 1 0.43%
Vehicle Theft 1 0.43%
Arson 0 0.00%
Escape 0 0.00%
Forgery 0 0.00%
Other / Combination Crimes 24 10.21%
Total 235 100.00%

Source: Research and Evaluation DOC Report ICE inmates list 01 December 17.

This table reveals, using the DOC ICE detainer numbers from December 1st, the total number of criminal alien inmates incarcerated in the DOC prison system by type of crime from all Oregon counties, the total number of criminal alien inmates from Marion County in DOC prisons by type of crime and the percentage of those alien inmates who were from the county by type of crime.

OREGON DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
Crime Total number of Inmates W/ ICE Detainers in DOC Prisons from all Oregon Counties by Type of Crime Total number of Inmates W/ ICE Detainers in DOC Prisons from Marion County by Type of Crime Percentage of Inmates W/ICE Detainers in DOC Prisons from Marion County by Type of Crime
Sex Abuse 200 51 25.50%
Rape 175 49 28.00%
Homicide 136 22 16.18%
Sodomy 101 33 32.67%
Drugs 97 7 7.22%
Assault 76 18 23.68%
Robbery 52 9 17.31%
Kidnapping 25 10 40.00%
Burglary 23 7 30.43%
Theft 15 3 20.00%
Driving Offense 7 1 14.29%
Vehicle Theft 5 1 20.00%
Escape 1 0 0.00%
Forgery 1 0 0.00%
Arson 0 0 0.00%
Other / Combination Crimes 59 24 40.68%
Total 973 235  

Source: Research and Evaluation DOC Report ICE inmates list 01 December 17.

The following table reveals the self-declared countries of origin of the majority of the 235 criminal aliens with ICE immigration detainers who have harmed or victimized the residents of Marion County in the DOC prison system.

OREGON DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
Country Total Inmates W/ ICE Detainers from Marion Country by Country of Origin in DOC Prisons Percentage of Inmates W/ICE Detainers by Country of Origin from Marion County in DOC Prisons
Mexico 207 88.09%
Federated States of Micronesia 3 1.28%
Russia 3 1.28%
Cambodia 2 0.85%
El Salvador 2 0.85%
Marshall Islands 2 0.85%
Vietnam 2 0.85%
Other Countries 14 5.96%
Total 235 100.00%

Source: Research and Evaluation DOC Report ICE inmates list 01 December 17.

Criminal aliens from 20 different countries have harmed or victimized the residents of Marion County.

David Olen Cross of Salem, Oregon writes on immigration issues and foreign national crime. This report is a service to Oregon state, county and city governmental officials in Marion County to help them assess the impact of foreign national crime in the county. He can be reached at docfnc@yahoo.com or at https://docfnc.wordpress.com/

 

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