Oakland Councilwoman Says Mayor Wanted Immigration Raid Hearing DelayedCouncilwoman Rebecca Kaplan believes that Mayor Schaaf was behind a city council committee's decision to postpone a hearing on the police department's response to criticism of its involvement in an immigration raid in August.
Legislature Sends 'Sanctuary State' Bill to Gov. BrownThe bill would prohibit law-enforcement officials from asking about a person's immigration status or participating in immigration enforcement efforts.
Immigration Agents Capture 5 Alleged Human Rights Violators Hiding Out In Bay AreaFederal agents arrested 50 international fugitives nationwide this week, including five from the Bay Area, accused of committing heinous human violations in their home countries.
SF Sheriff Mirkarimi: Pier 14 Murder Could Happen In Any U.S. City; ICE Deserves BlameSan Francisco Sheriff’s deputies have been making secret phone calls for years to help the Feds get illegal immigrants like murder suspect Francisco Sanchez, off the streets.
SF Supervisor Touts Legislation To Keep Illegal Immigrants Away From FedsA San Francisco supervisor is introducing legislation to keep undocumented immigrants in jail from being turned over to the feds for deportation.