A San Diego Sheriff’s deputy was fired earlier this year after a series of mistakes, but the county’s Civil Service Commission reinstated him. Sheriff Bill Gore is suing to keep the officer off the force. The case provides a rare look at officer discipline proceedings in a state that keeps such information under lock and key.

SB 54, the so-called sanctuary state bill, would be the most significant change to local immigration enforcement in a decade – and it would come not from President Donald Trump but the state.

Federal prosecutors have accused José Susumo Azano Matsura of illegally funneling more than a half-million dollars to San Diego political campaigns. That’s the least interesting part of his story.

Sheriff Bill Gore and District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis met with Jose Susumo Azano Matsura for a “meet and greet” at Gore’s office during the same period the Mexican citizen was allegedly funneling hundreds of thousands of dollars to Dumanis and others.

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