State Appeals Court Ruling Could Change How Bail is Handled in CaliforniaAccording to a ruling from the First District Court of Appeal in San Francisco “a defendant may not be imprisoned solely due to poverty.”
San Francisco D.A. Defends Handling Of Kate Steinle Murder TrialSan Francisco's district attorney is defending the handling of a murder trial that ended with the acquittal of a Mexican man whose arrest set off a fierce national debate on immigration.
Preliminary Hearing Held For San Francisco Couple Accused Of Running Brothel In Sunset DistrictThe two Chinese nationals, Jin Shi and Linjun Wang, have pleaded not guilty to two counts of pimping and pandering.
Phil Matier: Release Of Suspect In Dodgers Fan Fatal Stabbing Splits Law EnforcementThe investigation into the fatal stabbing of a Dodgers fan near AT&T park last week has prompted a divide between police and the district attorney's office in San Francisco.
SF District Attorney Pushes For New Crime-Fighting TechnologySan Francisco's top prosecutor wants to bring the same sort of technology he used to track crime while serving as police chief to the district attorney's office.
KCBS In Depth: The San Francisco DA’s OfficeAn interview with San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon on a number of different high profile cases he and his office are currently working on.
Attorney-Client Privilege Adds New Twist In SF Sheriff Mirkarimi CaseA new twist in SF Sheriff Mirkarimi's domestic violence case has brought up questions about attorney-client privilege regarding a key witness in the case.
San Francisco Prosecutors Getting Real World Advice On SentencingA former gang member who turned his life around to become a social worker will help San Francisco prosecutors decide how best to pursue criminal charges against some offenders.
San Francisco D.A. To Decide Soon If New Sheriff Will Face ChargesSan Francisco District Attorney George Gascon hopes to decide by the end of the week whether or not to charge the new sheriff with allegations of domestic violence.
Gascon Absent From Final San Francisco DA DebateSan Francisco’s district attorney did not attend Wednesday’s debate—the last before the Nov. 8 election—and his opponents took the absence as an opportunity to say why they are the best candidate to take over the office.
Worker's Death Leads San Francisco, Mexican Authorities To Improve Workplace SafetySan Francisco prosecutors and Mexican authorities announced an agreement Monday they hope will improve workplace safety for immigrants in hazardous professions.