Trump’s fight with city leaders escalates | TheHill

he tactics of federal agents in Portland have come under heavy scrutiny amid reports that agents — who couldn’t be identified — arrested people, at times also using unmarked vehicles. Some claim they were not charged or read their Miranda rights for hours after being apprehended, raising allegations that their Fifth Amendment rights were violated.

She said, for example, that some of the agents appear to be border units whose regular uniform is fatigues.

Still, Portland leaders and other critics argue that the federal presence has made the situation worse, escalating the violence rather than quelling it.

Trump’s fight with city leaders escalates | TheHill