SF Voters Overwhelmingly Approve Measure To Create Sheriff Oversight BodySan Francisco voters appear to have overwhelmingly approved Proposition D, which would create a Sheriff's Department Oversight Board, according to the latest numbers early Wednesday morning.
Botched Probe Forces DA To Drop Charges Against Deputies Accused Of Running Fight Club In SF JailThe investigation involving three sheriff's deputies accused of making inmates battle each other 'gladiator-style' was so botched, the San Francisco District Attorney is dropping all charges.
Colusa County Sheriff's Deputies Arrest Man After Dead Women Found in Freezer, PondColusa County sheriff's deputies say a man has been arrested after two women's bodies were found on his father's property.
Wyclef Jean Receives Apology From Los Angeles Sheriff's DepartmentThe Los Angeles Sheriff's Department issued an apology to Wyclef Jean for cuffing him on Tuesday after mistaking him for an armed robber.
San Francisco Police Commission President Moves To Sheriff's DepartmentSan Francisco Police Commission President Suzy Loftus resigned her position on the commission. She is moving to the sheriff's department.
New Policy Lets Kids As Young As 16 Make Solo Visits To Parents, Siblings In SF JailChildren as young as 16 with parents or siblings in jail will be able to make solo visits under policies enacted Monday by the San Francisco Sheriff's Department.
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi To Fire Deputy Allegedly In Charge Of Organizing Inmate Jail FightsSheriff's Deputy Scott Neu was the alleged ringleader of the staged fights at County Jail, where inmates would be pitted against each other.
Confusion Over Martin’s Beach Access Prompts San Mateo Co. Sheriff’s InvolvementDespite confusion, the San Mateo County Sheriff's office said deputies will not issue citations or make arrests for trespassing if someone is simply accessing Martin's Beach.
Sheriff’s Department Tipped Off To $2.5 Million Worth Of Marijuana Plants In BeniciaThe Solano County Sheriff's Department made a major bust in Benicia Monday night where they found $90,000 worth of processed marijuana along with about $2.5 million worth of pot plants.
Alameda County Sheriff Shows Off $100K Drone SystemThe Alameda County Sheriff’s department showed off its new drone among a swath of high-tech equipment Wednesday in Dublin.
Facebook Page Pulled After Man Sues San Diego Sheriff's Department Over Free SpeechThe San Diego County Sheriff’s Department has taken down its Facebook page after a man accused it of violating his free speech rights and sued for deleting his comments.
Security Stepped Up For First Sporting Event At Levi’s Stadium; 45,000 Expected At Earthquakes-Sounders MatchThe Santa Clara Police Department will have an extra 100 officers on hand, and sheriff's deputies will not only be patrolling the stadium, but VTA light trains as well.