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Anti-ICE protesters demonstrate against Salesforce's contract with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol outside the Salesforce Dreamforce conference at Moscone Center West on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Anti-ICE protesters demonstrate outside Salesforce Dreamforce conference

Anti-ICE protestors demonstrated against Salesforce's contract with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol…

 

Skaters and acrobats join forces in Cirque du Soleil’s “Crystal” at SAP Center in San Jose.  (Courtesy Matt Beard/Cirque du Soleil)

‘Crystal’ serves up stunts on skates

As with any Cirque du Soleil production, “Crystal” offers breathtaking feats in…

 

Acrobat Isis Clegg-Vinell, center, plays the mother in “Crystal.” (Courtesy Matt Beard)

Cirque du Soleil hits the ice with ‘Crystal’

Acrobat Isis Clegg-Vinell says it didn’t take her too long to adapt…

 

The redemption story of Eddy Zheng, a reformed convict who was arrested at 16 and spent nearly 20 years in prison, incidates that something is working in our society. (Courtesy photos)

Crime and Punishment: The Eddy Zheng story

‘A good act does not wash out the bad, nor a bad…

The redemption story of Eddy Zheng, a reformed convict who was arrested at 16 and spent nearly 20 years in prison, incidates that something is working in our society. (Courtesy photos)
A Sanctuary City supporter sits inside a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting at City Hall on Tuesday. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Supervisors, sheriff reach agreement over sanctuary city law

After months of heated politics over immigration policies, San Francisco reached an…

A Sanctuary City supporter sits inside a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting at City Hall on Tuesday. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Sheriff Vicki Hennessy  (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF’s new sheriff at odds with supervisors over immigration policy

San Francisco’s newly elected Sheriff Vicki Hennessy doubled down Thursday on her…

Sheriff Vicki Hennessy  (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SFPD told ICE about suspect, reports show

San Francisco police cooperated directly with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials…

Local man arrested by immigration officials after SFPD detention, possibly in violation of city law

Lawyers for a Salvadoran man living in San Francisco say he was…

New app will allow people to send photos and video to SF police

Smartphone cameras helped spark outrage when they were turned on a group…

Supervisor Mark Farrell states his position at City Hall on October 1, 2015. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Immigration policy debate heats up at Board of Supervisors

San Francisco’s debate over immigration policies arrived at the Board of Supervisors…

Supervisor Mark Farrell states his position at City Hall on October 1, 2015. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Father Cameron Faller, of Restorative Justice Ministry, answers questions before a vigil for Kathryn Steinle, Monday, July 6, 2015, on Pier 14 in San Francisco. Steinle was shot and killed on Wednesday, July 1st on Pier 14. Francisco Sanchez was arrested for the shooting. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

Pier 14 homicide reaction: Study unsupportive of ‘immigrants as criminals’ narrative

As the media and politicians spin the killing of Kathryn Steinle into…

Father Cameron Faller, of Restorative Justice Ministry, answers questions before a vigil for Kathryn Steinle, Monday, July 6, 2015, on Pier 14 in San Francisco. Steinle was shot and killed on Wednesday, July 1st on Pier 14. Francisco Sanchez was arrested for the shooting. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)
Father Cameron Faller of Restorative Justice Ministry drops holy water during a vigil for Kathryn Steinle, Monday, July 6, 2015, on Pier 14 in San Francisco. Steinle was gunned down while out for an evening stroll at Pier 14 with her father and a family friend on Wednesday, July 1. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

Media loses sight of the facts in SF homicide suspect coverage

The story of an undocumented Mexican immigrant who allegedly shot and killed…

Father Cameron Faller of Restorative Justice Ministry drops holy water during a vigil for Kathryn Steinle, Monday, July 6, 2015, on Pier 14 in San Francisco. Steinle was gunned down while out for an evening stroll at Pier 14 with her father and a family friend on Wednesday, July 1. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

San Mateo County Sheriff’s among area law enforcement ending ICE holds

Joining new practices introduced by other law enforcement agencies in the Bay…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSheriff Ross Mirkarimi had a domestic violence charge against him wiped off his record on Monday.

Sherriff Mirkarimi ends policy of holding inmates for federal immigration agency

For three years, a coalition of San Francisco immigrant-rights advocates has fought…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSheriff Ross Mirkarimi had a domestic violence charge against him wiped off his record on Monday.
courtesy photoSupervisor Jane Kim aims to balance the local housing market with a new ordinance.

Compromise legislation on San Francisco immigrant holds passes

San Francisco took a stand against federal immigrant detainers Tuesday, but fell…

courtesy photoSupervisor Jane Kim aims to balance the local housing market with a new ordinance.
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoAs memories of Oracle Team USA's victory at the America's Cup

Opposing sides dig in on fight over immigration holds in San Francisco

The San Francisco Deputy Sheriffs' Association sent a letter Friday to Board…

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoAs memories of Oracle Team USA's victory at the America's Cup

Mayor Ed Lee to review Sheriff Michael Hennessey’s policy on ICE

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has ordered a review of Sheriff Michael…

ICE program securely implanted throughout California

There were more than a few hiccups along the way, but Immigrations…

Several arrested as group protests ICE fingerprinting program

Several immigration rights activists were arrested this morning outside the San Francisco…

Sheriff meeting with ICE on federal immigration program

Federal authorities agreed to a meeting with Sheriff Michael Hennessey, opening up…