News

Dec 05,2018

The following testimony was presented at the Public Safety and Livable Neighborhoods committee meeting on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Good Morning Chairman Cate and Councilmembers, My name is Chloe Triplett, I am a policy advocate with the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties. The ACLU believes that privacy is a fundamental civil right, even in the digital age.... Read More

Dec 04,2018

The City of San Diego is seeking public input for their upcoming testing of unmanned aircraft systems, also known as drones. San Diegans are invited to complete an online survey to weigh in before the proposed program advances any further. The Public Safety and Livable Neighborhoods Committee will receive an update on this program from the Office of Homeland Security on... Read More

Nov 26,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 25, 2018 CONTACT: Mia Jacobs, 201-919-0333, [email protected] WASHINGTON — Reports released today indicate that Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents are using tear gas against migrants attempting to seek asylum at the San Ysidro port of entry at the Mexico/California border. Lorella Praeli, deputy political director at the... Read More

Nov 21,2018

Job Announcement ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties Bilingual Legal Investigators The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) is seeking three skilled, full- time multicultural & bilingual Legal Investigators based out of Imperial County, CA, San Diego, CA, and Tijuana, Mexico. The ACLUF-SDIC is a... Read More

Nov 19,2018

At a press conference convened today by the San Diego Rapid Response Network, ACLU-SDIC Executive Director, Norma Chávez-Peterson delivered the following statement: Good afternoon. Thank you for joining us today for this briefing on an urgent humanitarian concern regarding asylum-seeking migrants in our communities…how the San Diego Rapid Response Network is working to... Read More