Jesus Ramirez Rivera, 25, waits in a Border Patrol van after being detained in San Luis Obispo for the second time in two weeks in March 1980.
Jesus Ramirez Rivera, 25, waits in a Border Patrol van after being detained in San Luis Obispo for the second time in two weeks in March 1980. Mark Aronoff The Tribune
Jesus Ramirez Rivera, 25, waits in a Border Patrol van after being detained in San Luis Obispo for the second time in two weeks in March 1980. Mark Aronoff The Tribune

Back in 1980, Border Patrol chased down undocumented immigrants from an office in SLO

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .