Official Misconduct

Ross Mirkarimi

Suspended SF Sheriff Mirkarimi Asks For Delay In Misconduct Proceedings

Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has asked the city’s Ethics Commission to delay its misconduct proceedings until after the November election.


Ross Mirkarimi

Mirkarimi Not Conceding After Ethics Panel Upholds Misconduct Charges

After Thursday’s vote by the Ethics Commission upholding misconduct charges, Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi said he can convince at least three supervisors to let him keep his job and is nowhere near conceding.


San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife Eliana Lopez share a kiss amid a gaggle of reporters, July 20, 2012. (CBS)

SF Judge Modifies Order Allowing Mirkarimi, Lopez Reunion

Suspended Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi embraced and kissed his wife, Eliana Lopez, in a San Francisco courtroom Friday morning – the first time he has been able to do so since a protective order was put in place as a result of the New Year’s holiday domestic dispute case between the two.


Eliana Lopez, wife of suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, testified before the city's Ethics Commission on July 19, 2012. (CBS)

SF Sheriff Mirkarimi’s Wife Finishes Ethics Commission Testimony

The wife of suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi testified at the city’s Ethics Commission Thursday night that while her husband did cause a bruise on her arm, he did not try to cover up the incident after the fact.


Eliana Lopez, Ross Mirkarimi

Lopez Returns To SF, Begins Testimony In Mirkarimi Ethics Hearing

The wife of suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi took the stand Wednesday night at her husband’s hearing before the city’s Ethics Commission.


San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi

SF Mayor Denies Perjuring Himself During Mirkarimi Hearing

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has denied allegations that he gave false testimony on the witness stand at suspended Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi’s official misconduct hearing.


San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi announces to reporters he refuses to resign his post following an ultimatum by Mayor Ed Lee, March 20, 2012. (CBS)

Mirkarimi Files Legal Challenge To Seek Reinstatement As SF Sheriff

Ross Mirkarimi filed a legal challenge in San Francisco Superior Court Tuesday seeking to overturn his suspension as sheriff on grounds of official misconduct.