PHOENIX, Arizona (KPNX) --Arizona officials are demanding answers from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director John Morton about the recent "mass release" of immigration detainees they say has undermined public safety and trust in the federal government.

Governor Jan. Brewer has also directed two of her senior officials to file public-records requests in an attempt to get clarification about the numbers of detainees released and who ordered it, because it "seems like we can't get any information from the horse's mouth."

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