Mayor Ed Lee said last week he is considering his options under the city charter, which allows the mayor to suspend the sheriff for official misconduct.
An Oakland drug dealer was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole for murdering a man near a gas station while trying to rob him five years ago.
A San Francisco man accused of fatally stabbing the mother of his daughter in 2007 and sexually assaulting two of the woman’s other daughters was sentenced this morning to 205 years to life in state prison.
Home run champion Barry Bonds was sentenced by a federal judge in San Francisco Friday to two years of probation for obstructing justice in 2003 testimony before a grand jury investigating steroids distribution.
A former Moraga middle school teacher and coach to eight years in state prison Wednesday for molesting a former student in the 1990s.
A man who pleaded guilty last month to killing San Francisco publicist Kathleen Horan at her Russian Hill apartment in October 2010 was sentenced to 50 years to life in state prison Monday.
Former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds asked a federal judge Tuesday to order him to serve on probation, rather than a prison term, when he is sentenced next week for obstructing justice before a grand jury eight years ago.
The second of two California brothers convicted of the Thanksgiving killings of three Oakland family members has been sentenced to life in prison.
A man convicted of trying to kill his estranged wife with a hammer in 2008 at her home near San Francisco’s Twin Peaks was sentenced Friday to 142 years to life in state prison, a district attorney’s spokesman said.
A Daly City bank employee accused of embezzling thousands of dollars from private accounts was sentenced to serve four years and eight months in state prison by a San Mateo County judge Wednesday.