Photo of ICE arresting a man

Making an Immigration Arrest Requires Hours of Surveillance

ESCONDIDO — Two immigration officers had been parked outside a home well before dawn when their target — a Mexican man convicted of driving under the influence in 2015 — appeared to emerge as the sun illuminated a gray sky. The arrest last week near San Die...
Photo of Elizabeth Medrano Escobedo, left, mother of Christian Escobedo, who was killed by Los Angeles police

California Closer to First-in-US Rules on Police Shootings

SACRAMENTO — A grieving mother choked up as she questioned why police didn't use other tactics instead of killing her son. A deputy recalled the terror of second-guessing herself as she traded fire with a suspect who killed her partner. "It's time to make c...