If Toledo and other cities don't get involved in this issue, the issue will come to them. As the OAC has pointed out, we will likely face an issue on the ballot in 2011 which would codify and mandate Arizona's style of immigration enforcement here in Ohio. Statewide. Including Toledo.
If you share the view that heavy-handed local immigration enforcement, racial profiling and general disregard for the US Constitution is something that happens only "over there," frankly you need to wake up. This is already happening in your own backyard.
The following is the text of an email that I sent to Mr. Pounds in response to his article. I'm still waiting for a response.