U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

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)

San Francisco Mayor Says Sanctuary Law Never Intended To Protect Repeat, Violent Felons

The Mayor of San Francisco is calling for an investigation of how suspected killer Francisco Sanchez was set free under the city’s immigrant sanctuary law.

07/06/2015

Crime scene at Pier 14 following the fatal shooting of Kathryn Steinle (CBS SF)

Fatal Pier 14 Shooting Reignites Debate Over San Francisco’s Sanctuary City Status For Undocumented Immigrants

The man charged with killing a 32-year-old woman on San Francisco’s waterfront is calling national attention to San Francisco’s status as a sanctuary city.

07/06/2015

Francisco Sanchez (San Francisco Police Dept.)

Man Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Woman At SF Pier 14 Had Been Deported 5 Times

The man arrested in the shooting death of a woman who was walking along San Francisco’s Embarcadero with her family is an undocumented immigrant who had previously been deported five times, according to federal officials.

07/03/2015

ICE displaying seized counterfeit NBA merchandise. (U.S. Immigration and Customers Enforcement)

Investigators Seize $500K In Counterfeit Warriors Merchandise During NBA Playoffs

During the Golden State Warriors’ run to the NBA title, San Francisco-based special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations seized nearly $500,000 in counterfeit merchandise associated with the basketball games.

06/29/2015

Two Suspects In Custody After Feds Raid San Jose Meth Lab

U.S. Department of Homeland Security investigators discovered a meth conversion lab at San Jose home Friday morning.

06/06/2014

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Napa Becomes Latest CA County To End Jail Immigration Holds Without Probable Cause

The Napa County Department of Corrections is the latest California county to decide against detaining inmates past their release date for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement unless a court finds a probable cause to detain them.

06/06/2014

Supporters of immigration reform gather in San Francisco on the National Day for Dignity and Respect."

AP Report: California Immigrant Deportations Plummet After TRUST Act

Far fewer immigrants arrested by California law enforcement are being turned over to federal authorities for deportation since a new state law went into effect in January.

04/06/2014

Sen. Feinstein

Feinstein Wants To Stop Immigration Audits On California Farms

Citing a labor shortage on California farms, Sen. Dianne Feinstein has asked the Department of Homeland Security to focus immigration enforcement efforts on violent criminals instead.

09/06/2013

Operation-ChickenHawk-Child

Feds Arrest 4 Bay Area Men In Child Porn, Sex Tourism Sting Operation

Four Bay Area men were arrested in a nationwide federal crackdown on child sexual exploitation. Some of the victims were as young as 3 years old. Seventy of the victims were female, while the remaining 53 were males.

01/05/2013

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agent. (CBS)

California AG Gives Cops Green Light To Ignore Federal Immigration Holds

Kamala Harris said the federal Secure Communities program is flawed so she’s advising local police agencies they don’t have to comply with it.

12/04/2012

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