SF Election Wrap: Peskin, Hennessy Win Supe, Sheriff Seats; Props F And I DefeatedAaron Peskin appears to have come out ahead of Julie Christensen in the San Francisco race for District 3 supervisor in Tuesday's election, according to complete unofficial election results.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Cruises To Re-Election, Sheriff Mirkarimi OutSan Francisco voters re-elected Mayor Ed Lee and threw out embattled Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi while a measure to curb Airbnb rentals was losing by a wide margin.
Undocumented Immigrant To Stand Trial On Murder Charge In SF Pier 14 Shooting DeathA judge has ruled that a man at the center of the national immigration debate will stand trial on a murder charge in the shooting death of a young San Francisco woman.
Steinle Family Announces Claims Against San Francisco Sheriff, ICE Over Pier ShootingThe tearful family of the woman shot dead while walking along a San Francisco pier appeared on the steps of City Hall Tuesday to announced the filing of claims against the sheriff and federal agencies over her death.
Family Of Woman Killed In SF Pier Shooting To File Suit Against Sheriff Mirkarimi, ICEThe family of Kate Steinle, gunned down by an illegal immigrant while walking with her family at San Francisco's Pier 14, plans to file a lawsuit against San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement , according to attorneys for the family.
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.
San Francisco Sheriff Mirkarimi Driver License Suspended Over Failing To Report CrashSan Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has had his driver’s license suspended, after he reportedly failed to notify authorities about a car crash last year.
Former ICE Head: Sheriff 'Just Making Excuses' In Fatal Shooting Of Woman On San Francisco PierA former Immigration and Customs Enforcement official has launched the latest salvo in the finger-pointing war over the case of the illegal immigrant who allegedly shot and killed a woman at San Francisco Pier 14.
SF Sheriff Mirkarimi: Pier 14 Murder Could Happen In Any U.S. City; ICE Deserves BlameSan Francisco Sheriff’s deputies have been making secret phone calls for years to help the Feds get illegal immigrants like murder suspect Francisco Sanchez, off the streets.
SF Jail Program Is The Model For Law To Provide Free Condoms To California PrisonersA new law in California will require state prisons to make condoms available to all prisoners, even though sex between inmates is still a crime.
Frederico Rocha Named New Undersheriff Of San FranciscoSan Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has named former interim East Palo Alto police Chief Federico Rocha as his new undersheriff.
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’s Department Shifts Staff At SF General After Patient DeathThe San Francisco Sheriff's Department is reassigning staff members on the heels of the investigation into the death of Lynne Spalding—the missing woman whose body was found in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell.
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.
San Francisco Supes Allows City To Seek State Grant For New JailThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday authorized the city to apply for a state grant to help build a new jail adjacent to the current Hall of Justice building.