Amazon Prime Day Protests Planned By Immigrant Rights, Labor LeadersImmigrant rights and labor leaders are planning protests on Amazon's Prime Day to demand the company to cut ties with ICE.
No Bay Area Raids Occur After Federal Court Puts ICE On NoticeAfter the American Civil Liberties Union took the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to federal court in Northern California, the impact of the planned raids was subdued on Sunday.
Hundreds Rally In Berkeley To Condemn ICE RaidsSaturday afternoon hundreds of people rallied at Berkeley's Civic Center Park just beyond the steps of City Hall, where the mayor condemned the raids and reaffirmed Berkeley’s status as a sanctuary city.
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.