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Obama Approves $4M To Fund Lawyers For Immigrant Children In Deportation Proceedings

The Obama administration is spending $4 million on lawyers for unaccompanied immigrant children in deportation proceedings, a move an influential Republican lawmaker says is illegal and will fuel an increase in illegal immigration.

09/30/2014

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Hundreds March In Downtown LA To Support Immigrant Rights

KCAL9’s Adrianna Weingold reports hundreds marched outside the federal building, pushing for immigration reform, immigrant rights, and safe passage for children seeking refuge in the U.S.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/07/2014

In a speech Monday at City Hall, Mayor Eric Garcetti said police will no longer comply with a federal mandate to do  immigration holds without judicial review.(Photo credit: LA Mayor's Office/Twitter)

LAPD To No Longer Comply With Feds On Immigration Hold Requests

The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) will no longer comply with federal immigration detainer requests issued without judicial review, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Monday.

07/07/2014

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57 Convicted Sex Offenders Arrested In Southland ICE Operation

The operation, which concluded Wednesday, resulted in 31 arrests in Los Angeles County, 11 in San Bernardino County, eight in Riverside County, four in Orange County, two in Ventura County and one in Santa Barbara County.

06/06/2014

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SoCal Counties Halt Immigration Detainers After Court Ruling

Officials in Los Angeles County and over a dozen other counties in Southern California are no longer honoring requests from federal immigration agents, according to a report.

06/02/2014

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LA County Mulls Background Checks For Ice Cream Vendors

Officials with Los Angeles County are considering a plan to require ice cream vendors to undergo fingerprinting and background checks.

05/07/2014

This poster pictured above is part of a nationwide outreach campaign targeting three major U.S. cities, including Los Angeles, New York City and Washington, D.C. (Photo courtesy U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement)

ICE Campaign To Warn Angelenos Of Jail Time, Stiff Penalties For Marriage Fraud

A campaign warning Angelenos that marriage fraud is a federal crime that carries significant prison sentences and possible six-figure fines is set to kick off next week.

03/28/2014

The character Firewire (above) is part of a new campaign by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to teach young people about the dangers of online environments.  (Photo courtesy ICE.gov)

‘Think Before You Click': Project iGuardian Takes Aim At Cyber Safety

Federal and local law enforcement officials were expected Tuesday to announce the launch of a first-of-its-kind national cyber safety campaign.

03/25/2014

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Exclusive: Report Blames Detainee’s Death On Immigration Center’s Medical Staff

The death of a detainee at an immigration center in Adelanto is reportedly being blamed on the medical staff.

02/24/2014

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Icy Conditions Leave Some Travelers Stranded Near Tejon Pass

Closures were lifted and traffic was moving near the Grapevine Saturday evening, but icy conditions still kept some drivers off the roads.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/08/2013

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Nurse Sentenced To 10 Years On Child Porn Charge

A Riverside County nurse who pleaded guilty after being caught by federal investigators in a child pornography sting was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison Monday.

05/20/2013

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ICE, CBP Officials Indicted In Immigration Fraud Scheme

Several government agents have been accused of participating in a long-running immigration fraud scheme.

05/08/2013

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FBI: Shooting At Long Beach ICE Office Justified

An immigration agent was justified in fatally shooting a colleague who opened fire on their boss in a federal office building last year, the FBI has determined.

03/15/2013

Jackson Lake will be closed through March 31, 2013 following the near-tragedy on Christmas day when a dozen people fell through the ice. (credit: Mickey and Michelle Herman)

Jackson Lake Ordered Closed After Visitors Fell Through Ice

Jackson Lake, partially frozen from the cold, will be closed through March 31 2013, announced officials with the Angeles National Forest Monday.

12/31/2012

After a man fell through a frozen Jackson Lake in Wrightwood, several people who came to his rescue also needed saving. (credit: CBS)

Caught On Tape: Dramatic Rescue Of Man Who Fell Into Frozen Lake

A man fell through a frozen lake in Wrightwood Christmas day and the dramatic rescue was caught on tape.

12/29/2012

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