Applications Open For $125M Relief Program Aimed At Helping Undocumented Immigrants Hard Hit By Coronavirus PandemicApplications will be accepted until June 30, and those who qualify for the program will receive the money in a matter of days.
OC Sheriff Blames Sanctuary State Law For Increase In Repeat Crimes By Undocumented ImmigrantsSince California became a sanctuary state in 2017, the number of inmates with immigration detainers being arrested again after being released from jail has jumped, according to a new report from Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes.
ICE Sweeps Pushed By Trump To Target Undocumented Families Yield Few ArrestsThere were more than 2,000 migrant families targeted by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, but only 35 have been arrested — including 18 who had final deportation orders — and 17 others who were swept up in the raids, but were not targeted.
LA City Councilman Introduces Resolution In Support Of Abolishing ICE, Council Votes To Counter Trump Immigration Policies"On the eve of our Independence Day, I call for the elimination of ICE, the implementation of a humane immigration program and a stop to the separation of families as a deterrent to entry into our country," L.A. Councilman Gil Cedillo said Tuesday.
'Dreamers' In Military Won't Face Deportation, Says Defense Secretary MattisJim Mattis said he confirmed that the nearly 850 immigrants currently serving in the military or waiting to start basic training won't face deportation.
Trump Campaign Releases 'Complicit' Ad Tying Democrats To Murders By Undocumented ImmigrantsPresident Donald Trump's reelection campaign released a hard-right ad accusing Democrats of being "complicit in all murders" committed by undocumented immigrants.
Trump's Tough Stance On Illegal Immigration Forces Many To Live In ShadowsAn undocumented immigrant says she constantly lives in fear of being deported so she and her family don't go anywhere except to work and to school.
ICE: Immigrant Arrests Soar Under Trump, Fewer DeportedOverall, 41,300 people were arrested for deportation - a 38 percent increase from the same period last year, according to Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
LAPD Chief: Crime Reports From Hispanic Neighborhoods Drop Over Fear Of DeportationThat is "of a great concern for us. We need reporting. We also need people to come forward as witnesses," the chief says.
California Chief Justice Doesn't Want Immigration Arrests In CourtThe letter comes amid a series of reports of arrests at courthouses in California, Oregon and Texas as federal immigration agents have been called on to step up deportations under President Donald Trump.
ICE Agents Now Going To Courthouses To Arrest Undocumented ImmigrantsCritics say such tactic will discourage undocumented immigrants from appearing in court to testisfy as witnesses for prosecutors.
Study: L.A. Is 1 Of Top 3 Metro Areas With Most Unauthorized ImmigrantsThe study estimated there were 11.1 million immigrants living in America illegally in 2014.
Opinions Split Over Move To Allow Undocumented Immigrants On Huntington Park City CommissionsHuntington Park residents sounded off Monday night about a controversial move to allow undocumented immigrants on city commissions.
Tempers Flare When Huntington Park Appoints Undocumented Immigrants To City CommissionsHuntington Park is making history and not everyone is happy about it.
Some 'Sanctuary Cities' Don't Enforce Federal Immigration Policies For Fear Of LawsuitsThe term "sanctuary city" has become a rallying cry for conservative Republicans seeking stiffer immigration laws. They characterize such places as havens where those in the country illegally are protected from immigration authorities.