By Patrick Michels, reveal/the…

The Yolo County Juvenile Detention Facility, where more than 600 migrant children have been held over the past 10 years.

Inside Yolo County’s Decision to Jail Migrant Kids

Yolo County has been jailing unaccompanied migrant children. Supporters claim they’re rescuing these minors from an uncertain fate. Critics say that’s one “hell of a savior complex.”

A Mexican refugee caravan passes through Tijuana en route to the Port of Entry in San Diego.

Profitable Policing

In a state where tolerance for immigrants is the norm, the Orange County sheriff is unusually militant about crackdowns on border-crossers. The reason: Immigration enforcement is profitable.