CA Democrat Not Aligned With Memo On Immigration From Campaign StrategistsAs the midterm elections loom, a rift is developing among Democrats on immigration. Some are saying it’s better to emphasize other issues, but as Melissa Caen tells us, in California, not every candidate agrees.
Trump Administration Proposal on Green Cards Draws Immigrants' IreA new proposal by the Trump administration -- quietly announced over the weekend -- was heard loud and clear by an immigrant rights organization in San Jose. Maria Medina reports. (9-28-18)
Mourners Remember Mollie Tibbetts at Vigil in IowaMourners packed an Iowa church to remember Mollie Tibbetts whose body was found yesterday, one month after she disappeared. Earlier in the day the suspect appeared in court. Joe Vazquez reports. (8-22-18)
ICE Arrests SoCal Man En Route To Hospital With Wife To Deliver BabyA San Bernadino woman said she had to drive herself to the hospital after her husband was hauled away by ICE agents. Chris Holmstrom has her story.
Separated Immigrant Family Reunited at SFOIt was an emotional reunion as an immigrant family, separated at the border, met again at San Francisco International Airport on Thursday afternoon. It was the first time that Sophia had seen her biological mother or grandmother in months. Julie Watts reports. (8-9-18)
Undocumented Immigrants Fear Registering to Vote in S.F. School Board ElectionsSan Francisco voters approved a measure to allow undocumented immigrant parents/guardians to vote in school board elections but, so far, the response has been almost nonexistent. Susie Steimle reports. (8-2-18)
Moms Stage Hunger Strike To Protest Trump Administration's Family SeparationsIn Oakland a group of moms are on a hunger strike to speak out against a missed deadline to reunify some immigrant families. John Ramos tells us this protest will spread to other cities.
SF Coffee Company Breaks Ties With Salesforce For Doing Business With ICEWrecking Ball Coffee Roasters will lose tens of thousands of dollars for its decision not to cater Salesforce's annual convention. Joe Vazquez explains its because of Salesforce's contract with ICE.
Salesforce Faces Backlash Over Contract with Federal Immigration AgencySalesforce has a contract with U.S. Customs and Border Protection and now, as KPIX 5's Joe Vazquez learned, one local company has decided to turn its back on the tech giant and its business. (7-26-18)
At Issue: Homelessness / Sanctuary PolicyKPIX 5's Phil Matier and California state senator Scott Wiener (D-S.F.) discuss two major issues that state lawmakers and officials are grappling with. (7-22-18)
CoCo County Sheriff's Cutting Ties With ICEThe Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department is cutting its ties with ICE. Juliette Goodrich tells us why the county decided to walk away from a multi-million dollar federal contract.
San Francisco Anti-ICE Protest in Day 5ICE protesters are showing no signs of leaving their camp on a normally-busy street. Wilson Walker reports. (7-6-18)
Anti-ICE Protesters in San Francisco Demand Attention, No Pictures PleaseProtesters outside an Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in San Francisco want attention for their cause but they don't want their faces to appear on camera. Simon Perez reports. (7-5-18)
Judge Blocks 1 California Sanctuary Law, Allows 2 OthersCalifornia can limit police cooperation with immigration officials and require inspections of detention facilities but can't enforce a key part of a third state sanctuary law barring private employers from allowing immigration officials on their premises without a warrant, a U.S. judge ruled Thursday. Melissa Caen reports. (7-5-18)
At Issue: Immigration DebateKPIX 5's Phil Matier discusses the plight of migrant families and the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy with Congressman Mark DeSaulnier. (7-1-18)
Agents Interrupt CBS News Interview With Bay Area ICE WhistleblowerFormer Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) spokesperson James Schwab has opened up about why he abruptly resigned in March. Jamie Yuccas reports. (6-28-18)
Protesters Denounce Proposed Immigration Detention Camp In ConcordThe Concord Naval Weapons Station is among the places the US Navy wants to set up immigration detention shops, according to Time Magazine. Da Lin talked to protesters who reject the idea.
Protesters Gather In SF To Denounce Trump's Zero-Tolerance Immigration PolicyProtesters came out on both side of the bay to denounce the Trump administration's zero-tolerance immigration policy.
Plight of Migrant Children Still UncertainConfusion over families separated at the U.S. Mexico border has yet to be resolved, and hundreds of parents are still searching for their children. Andria Borba reports. (6-22-18)
Trump, GOP Lawmakers Divided Over Immigration PolicyOn Friday, Pres. Trump tried to focus attention on immigrants who commit crime as his zero tolerance policy continued to draw fire from Democrats and Republicans. Melissa Caen reports. (6-22-18)
Bay Area DNA Company Offers Help Reuniting Migrant FamiliesAfter a call from congresswoman Jackie Speier, Bay Area DNA company 23 and Me says it will provide DNA kits to help reunite parents and children who were separated at the border. Andria Borba reports. (6-21-18)
First Lady Visits Migrant Children Housed in TexasMelania Trump visited with migrant children Thursday at a Texas facility housing some of the youth separated from their parents as her husband's administration prosecutes adults who enter the U.S. illegally from Mexico. Melissa Caen reports. (6-21-18)
Japanese Internment Survivor Warns Family Separation Traumatizes ChildrenA woman who survived a Japanese internment camp back in the 1940s believes President Trump’s new border policies are bringing back old memories. Joe Vazquez tells her story.
Bay Area Lawmakers React To Audio Of Children Separated From Their Families At The BorderBay Area lawmakers are reacting to the troubling images and sounds from the border. Joe Vazquez reports that audio of children crying and pleading for their parents was recorded and leaked to a human rights activist.