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Former Police Chief Guilty In Monterey County Bribery, Auto Seizure Scheme Targeting Mexicans

A former acting King City police chief pleaded guilty Monday to misdemeanor charges in an alleged bribery scheme that targeted Mexican nationals, according to the Monterey County District Attorney’s Office.

07/20/2015

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Most New California Licenses Going To Undocumented Immigrants

After a new law went into effect in January, more than half of all new driver’s licenses issued in California this year have gone to people who are in the country illegally, the state said Friday.

07/17/2015

Father Cameron Faller (C), associate pastor at the Church of the Epiphany, and Julio Escobar (L) with the Archdiocese of San Francisco Restorative Justice Ministry conduct a prayer service at the site where 32-year-old Kathryn Steinle was killed on July 6, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

TIMELINE: How San Francisco Became A Sanctuary City For Undocumented Immigrants

For more than two decades, San Francisco has been considered a sanctuary for people in the U.S. illegally — a complicated policy politicians and law enforcement officials have continually debated.

07/08/2015

Miss Universe 2014 Colombia's Paulina Vega (L) helps Miss Indonesia 2015, Central Javanese Anindya Kusuma Putri (R), with her crown during the grand final of the Miss Indonesia 2015 beauty contest in Jakarta on February 20, 2015. (BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)

Miss Universe Who Condemned Trump’s Remarks About Immigrants Says She’s Not A ‘Hypocrite’ For Keeping Her Crown

Trump tweeted: “Miss Universe, Paulina Vega, criticized me for telling the truth about illegal immigration, but then said she would keep the crown — Hypocrite.”

07/06/2015

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GOP Candidate Jeb Bush ‘Personally Offended’ By Trump’s Remarks About Mexican Immigrants

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says he is personally offended by rival Donald Trump’s recent remarks about Mexico and immigrants. Bush’s wife was born in Mexico.

07/04/2015

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Undocumented Immigrants Swamp DMV Offices; Many Are Failing Written Test

A week into the new California law allowing undocumented immigrants to get driver licenses, Bay Area Department of Motor Vehicle offices have been swamped with new applicants, while many are being turned away after initially failing the written test.

01/09/2015

Dozens of undocumented immigrants applying for AB60 driver's licenses at San Jose DMV on January 2, 2015. (Matt Bigler/CBS)

Undocumented Immigrants In San Jose Begin Seeking Driver’s Licenses Under New AB 60 Law

Several dozen people stood outside in line before dawn at the Department of Motor Vehicles office in San Jose, as California began taking driver’s license applications from illegal immigrants.

01/02/2015

A car arrives at the State of California Department of Motor Vehicles (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

California DMV Expanding Hours To Meet Demand For Immigrants Seeking Driver’s Licenses

California’s Department of Motor Vehicles is expanding office hours as it prepares to issue an expected 1.4 million licenses to people in the country illegally.

11/12/2014

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California Lawmakers Target Immigrant Driver’s License Scams

Legislation sent to the governor’s desk Tuesday intends to crack down on people who try to make immigrants pay unnecessary fees for driver’s licenses.

08/19/2014

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