Immigrant Who Hid In Oregon Church Gains Support As an immigrant activist's stay at an Oregon church to avoid deportation nears a week, he's gaining supporters, including Portland's mayor, and the church plans a rally for him.
Wash. Counties Will No Longer Detain Immigrants Eligible For Release On Behalf Of FedsCounties in Washington state have joined a growing number of local jurisdictions in Colorado and Oregon that will no longer detain immigrants who are eligible for release on behalf of federal immigration authorities.
WA Counties Drop Immigrant Jail HoldsTwo WA counties will no longer detain immigrants who are eligible for release on behalf of federal immigration authorities
Lawsuit: Feds Retaliating Against Hunger Strikers Two legal groups are suing U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, saying it is retaliating against immigrant hunger strikers at a Washington detention center by placing them in solitary confinement — something the agency denies.
Immigration Detainees Continue Hunger Strike The Northwest Detention Center locked down areas holding violent offenders as a precaution amid a hunger strike by detainees protesting their treatment and calling for an end to deportations.
Tony Ng Paroled 30 Years After Seattle MassacreWai Chiu "Tony" Ng, one of three men convicted in the 1983 massacre of 13 people at a Seattle gambling club, is being paroled after 30 years in prison. He was convicted of robbery and assault for his role in the shooting at the Wah Mee club.
Police: Fake Immigration Officer Demanded Sex And MoneyAuthorities say they believe a man spent years posing as an immigration officer in the Seattle-Tacoma area and used threats to coerce undocumented immigrants into doing what he wanted.
25 Arrested In Tri-City Area Gang Operation The Kennewick police department says that 25 people were arrested this week as part of an operation targeting gangs.