Upon leaving San Quentin State Prison this morning after serving a 22-year sentence, Tith Ton was immediately detained by a private security firm contracted by Immigration and Customs Enforcement. He was taken to the ICE office in San Francisco and will be headed to the Yuba County Jail, said Anoop Prasad, an attorney with the… Continue reading A Cambodian American was paroled after 22 years in prison. He’s now been detained by ICE
It used to seem like Miguel Gonzalez-Miranda was everywhere. The multi-talented artist, musician and dancer volunteered for so many activities through the Los Rios Community College system that one could wonder if he had an identical twin. He helped host art exhibitions at the James Kaneko Gallery; he set up the digital printing equipment at… Continue reading Dreamer detained: As friends and colleagues wonder what will happen to Miguel Gonzalez-Miranda, the Yuba County jail’s ICE contract comes under fire
At least 16 people detained by federal immigration authorities in the Yuba County jail have refused food for four days in the facility’s third hunger strike in 10 months. The immigration detainees, who are mixed in with other inmates at the Marysville jail, are demanding newer facilities, better medical attention, and follow-through on promises to… Continue reading Immigrant detainees begin hunger strike in Yuba County jail for improved conditions
Read the Yuba County sheriff's, a Yuba County jailer and the Yuba County supervisors' response to the plaintiff's motion here.
Find documents on the proposed supplemental civil class action complaint for declaratory and injunctive relief (Americans with Disabilities Act) here and here.
Find the October 2016 motion to enforce the consent decree and for further remedial orders - memorandum of points and authorities in support here.Find the declaration of Phil Stanley in support of plaintiffs' motion to enforce the consent decree and for further remedial orders here.
Read this 2014 ruling by Judge Burrell on the consent decree here.
Read the Yuba County Jail consent decree from 1979 here.
Follow this link to the National Immigrant Justice Center's information on Yuba County Jail, including inspections and contract documents.
A state audit's examination of cities and counties that have Immigration & Customs Enforcement contracts. Read the results here.