Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf defends immigration raid tip-off
Federal agents say a California mayor's "irresponsible" tip-off about an immigration raid allowed more than 800 "criminal aliens" to evade capture.
Oakland leader Libby Schaaf has defended her warning the public about the immigration agents' swoop.
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (Ice) agents said they were nevertheless able to detain 150 people.
Half of those detained in Tuesday's raid had criminal convictions, according to Ice.
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