Monterey County Transgender ICE Detainee Released From Texas Detention CenterThe San Francisco Public Defender's Office said Friday it has secured the release of Lexis Hernandez Avilez, a transgender woman has been detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) since 2018 and was transferred from Northern California without notice last Christmas to a remote detention center in Texas.
South Bay Law Enforcement Agencies Report They Didn't Cooperate With ICE This YearSanta Clara County supervisors held an annual meeting Tuesday night to inform the public about whether local law enforcement agencies had cooperated with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in the last year.
Santa Clara County, San Francisco Win Final Judgment Over Trump Administration On Sanctuary City FundingSanta Clara County and San Francisco won a final victory in a lawsuit Friday challenging President Donald Trump's threat to withhold federal funding for sanctuary cities and counties.
Bay Area Lawmakers Weigh In After Trump Delays ICE Deportation Raids For 2 WeeksImmigrant communities living in fear of imminent ICE raids this weekend were breathing a sigh of relief after the president issued a last minute reversal, to put them on hold.
Dismissal Upheld In Lawsuit By Kate Steinle Family Against Former San Francisco SheriffA federal appeals court today upheld the dismissal of a negligence claim against the city of San Francisco and former Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi by the parents of a woman killed by a bullet from a gun held by an undocumented immigrant.
ICE: Man Who Shot At Napa Deputy In Country Illegally, Deported Multiple TimesThe man who was shot dead by a Napa County sheriff’s deputy after he fired at her point blank during a traffic stop was a Mexican national in the country illegally after being deported multiple times, according to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Sessions Traveling To California For Major Sanctuary AnnouncementU.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is coming to California Wednesday to make a major immigration enforcement announcement.
Oakland Mayor Warns 'Vulnerable' Residents Of ICE Activity In Next 24 HoursOakland's mayor warned the city's "most vulnerable" residents of a pending operation by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) within the next 24 hours.
212 Arrested In Los Angeles ICE RaidsU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Friday that its agents have arrested 212 people in a five-day operation around the Los Angeles region.
SoCal Sham Marriage Ring Charged Thousands To Match US Citizens With Chinese In Need Of Green CardsA Southern California man, his daughter and an associate were charged Wednesday with running an elaborate sham marriage ring that secured green cards for Chinese citizens by wedding them to American.
San Francisco Mayor Says Sanctuary Law Never Intended To Protect Repeat, Violent FelonsThe 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.
Fatal Pier 14 Shooting Reignites Debate Over San Francisco's Sanctuary City Status For Undocumented ImmigrantsThe 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.
Man Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Woman At SF Pier 14 Had Been Deported 5 TimesThe 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.
Investigators Seize $500K In Counterfeit Warriors Merchandise During NBA PlayoffsDuring 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.
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.