Alameda County Supes Reject Report Criticizing Changes To Urban Shield ProgramThe Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday to reject most of a county Civil Grand Jury report’s criticisms of the way it handled the process of approving sweeping changes to the sheriff’s controversial “Urban Shield” law enforcement training program.
Homeland Security To Collect Social Media Usernames On Immigration And Visitor ApplicationsThe Department of Homeland Security plans to begin requesting social media information on applications for immigration benefits and foreign travel to the US, an expansion of data collection already taking place.
California DMV To Close All Offices For Half-Day For Real ID TrainingCalifornia's Department of Motor Vehicles says it will close all offices for a half-day next month to train workers on the federal Real ID program.
Report Criticizes Alameda Co. Supes For 'Urban Shield' Changes Resulting In Loss Of Federal FundsAn Alameda County grand jury issued a report on Monday strongly criticizing the county Board of Supervisors for the way it handled the approval process of sweeping changes to the sheriff’s controversial “Urban Shield” law enforcement training program.
Report: ICE To Begin Family Deportation Raids In San Francisco, 9 Other Cities SundayImmigration and Customs Enforcement is pressing forward to arrest and deport families with court-ordered removals in 10 cities beginning Sunday, according to a senior immigration official, after President Donald Trump's tweet revealing an operation was imminent.
3 Million Californians With REAL ID Issues May Not Need Return Visit To DMVFor millions of Californians who obtained a REAL ID card with only one proof of residency, a return visit to the Department of Motor Vehicles may not be needed.
3M Californians With Real ID Need More Proof Of AddressMore than 3 million Californians with federally compliant Real ID driver's licenses will have to provide a second proof of address after the Department of Motor Vehicles failed to ask for it.
Apple Employee's Interrogation At SFO Prompts ACLU ComplaintAndreas Gal, a prominent computer scientist, was stopped at the airport on Nov. 29 on his way home from a business trip to Sweden.
Trump Administration Redirected Nearly $10 Million Of FEMA Funds To ICE, Documents ShowNewly revealed documents show the Trump administration took nearly $10 million away from FEMA and other federal agencies to apparently pay for immigration detention centers.
There Are 2,300 Migrant Kids Spread Across The US. What Happens To Them Next?While the President reversed course after days of digging in, finding a balance between enforcement of US immigration laws and maintaining family unity will lead to many unknowns.
Trump's Order Only Protects Against Family Separation For 20 DaysThough President Trump declared that the executive order he signed Wednesday would "solve" the problem of family separation while parents are prosecuted for illegal border crossing, the order is really only good for 20 days.