Immigrant Sanctuary Policy Draws National Attention To SF Sheriff RaceThe San Francisco sheriff's office has been in the spotlight since a Mexican national in the country illegally was accused in the fatal shooting of a San Francisco woman this summer.
SF Sheriff's Wife Eliana Lopez Brings Her One-Woman Play Back To Local TheaterA one-woman play starring the wife of San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and that tells the story of the pair's involvement in a 2012 political scandal will get three more weekends on stage.
SF Mayor Lee, Sheriff Mirkarimi Play Blame Game Over Pier 14 ShootingIn his first public comments about the shooting death of a woman by an illegal immigrant at Pier 14, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee blasted Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi over the handling of the suspect's detainment, and the sheriff responded in kind
KCBS In Depth: San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi Addresses Lynne Spalding Case San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi addresses his department's criticisms in the Lynne Spalding case as well as the how SF's jails are in the unique position of not being over-crowded.
Sheriff Mirkarimi Wants Department To Remain In Charge Of SF General Hospital SecuritySan Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi said he wants the sheriff's department to remain in charge of security at San Francisco General but that he is also vowing changes after a missing patient was found dead.
Phil Matier: Does SF General Need Sheriff's Deputies?San Francisco's Sheriff's department, which manages security at SF General Hospital, has come under fire for its inadequate response to the Lynn Spalding case. Questions arise as to who should be in charge of security.
Sheriff Apologizes Over Incomplete Search For SF General Patient Found DeadSan Francisco's Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi apologized for his department's slow and incomplete search for a missing San Francisco woman whose body was found in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell.
Sheriff Mirkarimi Looks For State Money To Replace 2 Aging SF JailsSheriff Ross Mirkarimi lobbied San Francisco lawmakers Wednesday to pursue state money to build replacements for two aging city jails, over the objections of opponents wary of jail expansion.
Online Petition Launched To Convince Embattled SF Sheriff To ResignAn online petition was unveiled Wednesday by a group asking San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi to resign from office following his conviction earlier this year.