CAPS Articles

San Francisco Poised to Pay $190,000 to Illegal Immigrant

Brendan Kirby
June 30, 2017

Alien sues city, claiming violation of 'sanctuary' policy after he was turned over to ICE

An illegal immigrant who found himself detained and turned over to federal immigration authorities is poised to collect $190,000 from the city of San Francisco, according to KPIX-5.

Good News! ICE Releases Weekly Report of Noncompliant Sanctuary Cities

Joe Guzzardi
March 29, 2017
As seen in:
Washington, DC Patch

Americans are angry at the disregard for public safety in sanctuary cities.

Here’s an assortment of police blotter entries local law enforcement officers made during recent weeks.

Interview: CAPS's Jo Wideman explains why "immigration control has become such a lightning rod"

Joseph Ford Cotto
March 27, 2017
San Francisco Review of Books

After several years on the back burner, serious talk about enforcing immigration law finally returned – thanks to the presidential campaign of Donald Trump. With his election, executive-level action was at long last taken.

Do not expect Congress to follow suit, however.

Tiny Middletown, Conn., Defies Trump on City’s Sanctuary Status; Mayor Tells President to Go Fly a Kite!

Joe Guzzardi
March 17, 2017
As seen in:
Jackson Sun

The Center for American Progress (CAP), a Washington, D.C., think tank Hillary Clinton’s former campaign manager John Podesta founded, has released a new report that puts the total of sanctuary cities and counties at about 600, roughly twice previous estimates.