Although the city denies that Lake Worth is a Sanctuary City, there is data that decries that claim. Lake Worth, was added as a sanctuary city on 4-13-09. OJJPAC was given a tour of our city by local activists.
The city manager says we are not a Sanctuary City because there is no formal resolution or ordinance to that affect. The Sheriff, Ric Bradshaw, claims the same. However, an informal sanctuary policy is an 'unwritten' policy that exists but is not documented on paper.
List of Sanctuary Cities
The latest Lake Worth Demographic Data just now published
From this new demographic data, we learn that the foreign born Lake Worth Resident is:
36%. We don't know the number of illegals included in this group.