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San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gascon, Mirkarimi Likely Winners For SF District Attorney, Sheriff

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon, former SFPD chief, held a commanding lead in his bid for election, while ranked-choice votes also showed that Supervisor Ross Mirkarimi was likely to become San Francisco’s new sheriff.


San Francisco City Hall. (CBS)

Gascon Absent From Final San Francisco DA Debate

San 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.