Domestic abuse

Ross Mirkarimi

Change Of Venue Request, Appeal On Video Put Mirkarimi Trial On Hold

Dueling legal maneuvers put the hold on jury selection Monday in the domestic violence case against San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi.



San Jose Workshop Educates Teens About Dating Violence

Santa Clara County hosts its first workshop aimed at helping teenage victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse on Thursday.


Ross Mirkarimi

SF Sheriff Mirkarimi Granted Visitation Rights With Son

Embattled San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi was granted visitation rights with his son at a court hearing Wednesday morning.


domestic violence

KCBS In Depth: Domestic Violence

An interview with Beverly Upton, Executive Director of the San Francisco Domestic Violence Consortium on the issue of domestic violence.


Ross Mirkarimi and Eliana Lopez

Mirkarimi’s Wife Claims He’s Victim Of ‘Political Persecution’

She’s not saying what exactly did happen, but Eliana Lopez – the wife of embattled San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi – insists she is definitely not the victim of domestic abuse.


Ross Mirkarimi's mugshot upon booking on domestic violence charges. (SFPD)

SF Mayor Lee Taking Wait & See Approach With Mirkarimi Scandal

Mayor Ed Lee has addressed the story in a written statement only, calling the charges against Mirkarimi serious and troubling.



Redwood City Woman Gets Probation For Domestic Abuse Charge

A woman who pleaded no contest to slashing her boyfriend with a broken wine bottle was sentenced to probation in San Mateo County Superior Court on Friday.

CBS San Francisco–12/05/2010

Ricardo Martinez is a suspect in the murders of his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend at a Fairfield apartment complex.

Fairfield Murders Provide Red Flags For Domestic Abuse

The search continues for a Fairfield man who is suspected of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend.