Many transborder students are U.S. citizens who live in Mexico because it's cheaper or because their parents were deported.
Proposition 47 was meant to prevent minor drug offenders from being incarcerated and instead funneled into treatment. Thus far the plan has seen mixed results.
There are growing calls in San Diego to provide housing or resources for housing after patients are done receiving urgent medical care.
The law allows people in local jails to refuse interview requests from ICE, but, in San Diego County, a surprising number of people agreed to an interview.
As one of the city's three shelter tents is set to come down, the city must figure out what to do with the 150 folks staying there who will need to move elsewhere.
East of San Diego, California: In 2013, Border Patrol Agent Jacopo Bruni looks south over a border fence in the mountains.
Pacific Standard writer Jack Denton speaks with a childhood friend about the daily realities of living without a home.
In the first year of a new program, a large San Diego school district experienced small victories—despite some growing pains.
A disability rights organization and private lawsuits allege negligence among San Diego County staff and officials toward inmates with mental illnesses. The county says otherwise.
Pro-migrant caravan demonstrators rally on the Mexican side of the border wall on April 29th, 2018, in San Diego, California.
Ending up on a gang database if you're brown or black is easy—you only have to be suspected of association. Getting off a gang database? That's much harder.
To battle an outbreak, officials in San Diego have had to rethink the way they provide housing for the homeless.
A draft copy of the study obtained by Voice of San Diego through public records requests was far more aggressive.
Schools whose graduation rates are rising are simultaneously losing many students to charter schools and schools in other parts of town.