Most of the MS-13 Sanctuary City Gang Member Releases Were in Maryland

Most of the MS-13 gang member releases were in Maryland, with five MS-13 members released by Montgomery County and four by Prince George’s County. Our research has documented a significant MS-13 problem in Maryland, finding 84 MS-13 members arrested between 2012 and 2018 in Maryland, second only to the gang’s birthplace in California.