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KCBS Cover Story: Dramatic Drop In San Francisco Narcotics Arrests

Four years ago, almost half the people in the county jails were there on drug charges. Now, it’s 25% – at most.


An Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agent. (CBS)

San Francisco Sheriff’s Proposes Policy For Jailed Illegal Immigrants

If the San Francisco sheriff’s plan becomes reality, illegal immigrants arrested for petty crimes won’t be held in jail longer than necessary, even if federal immigration agents may want them detained for possible deportation.

CBS San Francisco–05/30/2011