Montgomery County Police Join Non-Profits to Assist Undocumented Families With Legal Services

A knock at the door in the middle of the night could change the lives of Lola and her family. This wife and mother of two young daughters lives with the thought in the back of her mind that at any moment, she could be arrested and separated from her family.

“We have to be strong for our daughters, put aside our fears. They can’t see that we’re afraid because that affects them,” said Lola, who along with her husband, Chepe, asked to be identified only by their nicknames for fear of deportation.