Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown is up for re-election, and a large group of deputies have decided to support one of Brown’s competitors. Recent ICE audits in the Central Valley have farmworkers and farm owners along the Central Coast worried they may be next. And as Women's History Month wraps up, a story of a Mexican orphan who became one of the first female landowners in California.
As Santa Barbara’s sheriff faces re-election, the union calls for change
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Will there be a new sheriff in town?
Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown is up for re-election, and two lieutenants have stepped up to challenge him. This week, the Deputy Sheriffs’ Association voted to...
10 min, 12 sec
ICE audits on California farms
Last month, federal immigration agents served several farms and packing houses in the Central Valley with notices that they would be conducting I-9 audits, according to a...
7 min, 22 sec