Judge OKs Murder Trial for Man Accused in July 4 Fatal Shooting of San Francisco BoyA judge said Friday that a man charged in the death of a 6-year-old San Francisco boy who was hit by gunfire on the 4th of July last year may be tried for murder.
San Francisco Officials Decry Anti-Asian Violence In Wake Of Fatal AttackSpeaking in front of the Hall of Justice, District Attorney Chesa Boudin, along with several Supervisors and Assemblymember Phil Ting came together to denounce crimes against the Asian-American Pacific Islander community Thursday.
UPDATE: Indictments Returned Against San Francisco Cop And Suspect He Shot In Officer-Involved ShootingA grand jury has returned indictments against both a San Francisco police officer and the man he shot during an incident in the Mission District last year, the San Francisco District Attorney's Office announced Monday.
DA Chesa Boudin Creates Pilot Program To Help Small Businesses Repair Smashed WindowsSan Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin has teamed up with Supervisor Dean Preston to create a first-of-its-kind victim assistance program for small neighborhood businesses that have had their windows smashed within the last six months.
San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin Joins Push For South Africa-Style Truth, Reconciliation CommissionSan Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin joins a pilot effort patterned after South Africa's post-apartheid truth and reconciliation commission to confront racism in the criminal justice system.
DA Chesa Boudin Not Charging Cases Relying On SFPD Officers With Misconduct HistorySan Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin announced Monday that his office will no longer charge cases that rely on statements from officers who have a proven history of misconduct.
San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin Offers Money To Aid Victims Of Police ViolenceThe policy change by District Attorney Chesa Boudin comes as the U.S. reels from the deaths of George Floyd and other people of color at the hands of police.
DA's Call On California State Bar To Ban Police Union Campaign Donations To ProsecutorsA group of current and former Bay Area district attorneys on Monday called on the California State Bar to ban prosecutors seeking election from receiving political and financial support from law enforcement unions.
San Francisco Secures Housing For Domestic Violence Survivors During Coronavirus Shelter-In-PlaceWith the city's stay-at-home order now entering its fourth week, the mayor's office said for people experiencing domestic violence, their homes may not be the safest place.
San Francisco DA Boudin Eases Policy On Police Stops; SFPOA Blasts DecisionSan Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin on Friday announced new policies taking effect immediately within his office. The San Francisco Police Association blasted Boudin for the new policy reform.
SFPOA Slams DA Chesa Boudin For Dropping Charges In Police Shooting CaseThe San Francisco Police Officers Association is calling for federal intervention to prosecute a man shot by police last month after the District Attorney's Office declined to file charges.
San Francisco Supervisor Sandra Lee Fewer Not Running For Re-ElectionAfter much speculation, San Francisco Supervisor Sandra Lee Fewer has decided against running for re-election later this year.