Joe Arpaio

Trump Accountability Project (TAP)

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Ardent Trump Supporter

-- Bragged that he had built a concentration camp. "I already have a concentration camp...It's called tent city."

-- Found guilty of criminal contempt of court for his willful defiance of "orders to stop detaining undocumented immigrants without legal basis."

-- Engaged in racial profiling in order to detain undocumented immigrants.

-- Insisted President Obama's birth certificate is forged and says he will not give up trying to prove it.

-- Investigations show Arpaio and his deputies "failed to investigate or conducted only the sketchiest of inquiries into hundreds of sex crimes between 2005 and 2007, investigations by Arizona law enforcement agencies have shown. Many of those cases involved molested children."

-- The New York Times Editorial Board branded Arpaio "America's Worst Sheriff."