Domestic Violence Victims Urge SF To Opt Out Of Undocumented Immigrant Custody ProgramImmigrant survivors of domestic violence and their supporters gathered in San Francisco Tuesday to urge the city to opt out of a federal program that could lead to the transfer of immigrants with criminal records from local law enforcement custody to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Former NorCal Police Chief Sentenced In Car-Towing Scheme Targeting MexicansA former acting King City police chief was sentenced Tuesday for his role in a car-towing scheme that targeted Mexican nationals, Monterey County prosecutors said.
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Former Police Chief Guilty In Monterey County Bribery, Auto Seizure Scheme Targeting MexicansA 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.
Most New California Licenses Going To Undocumented ImmigrantsAfter 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.
TIMELINE: How San Francisco Became A Sanctuary City For Undocumented ImmigrantsFor 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.
Undocumented Immigrants Swamp DMV Offices; Many Are Failing Written TestA 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.
Undocumented Immigrants In San Jose Begin Seeking Driver's Licenses Under New AB 60 LawSeveral 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.
Silicon Valley's Hi-Tech Industry Underwhelmed With Pres. Obama's Immigration ReformPresident Obama’s immigration announcement on Thursday fell failed to impress the technology interests in Silicon Valley as there were no assurances for an increase in hi-tech visas.
Pres. Obama's Executive Order On Immigration Will Impact Bay Area's Diverse PopulationAfter President Obama makes his announcement on immigration reform tonight, he will sign the executive order into law at a ceremony in Las Vegas on Friday that will shield about 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation. KCBS talks with law professor Bill Hing to discuss its impact on the Bay Area and beyond.
California DMV Expanding Hours To Meet Demand For Immigrants Seeking Driver's LicensesCalifornia’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.
California Lawmakers Target Immigrant Driver's License ScamsLegislation 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.