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Victims Named In SF Double Homicide Where Family Member Is Main Suspect

Victims Named In SF Double Homicide Where Family Member Is Main Suspect

‘Unnecessary’ SFPD Stop Endangered Public With Four Officers Opening Fire on Mentally Unwell Man, Say Public Defenders

‘Unnecessary’ SFPD Stop Endangered Public With Four Officers Opening Fire on Mentally Unwell Man, Say Public Defenders

SF Police Release Video of Mission Shooting, Questions Remain About ‘Friendly Fire’

SF Police Release Video of Mission Shooting, Questions Remain About ‘Friendly Fire’

Suspects in San Francisco Assault of 70-Year-Old Asian Woman Are Aged 11, 13, 18. One Is Still at Large

Suspects in San Francisco Assault of 70-Year-Old Asian Woman Are Aged 11, 13, 18. One Is Still at Large

London Breed’s Brother Appears in Court Amid Continuing Questions About DA’s Conflict of Interest

London Breed’s Brother Appears in Court Amid Continuing Questions About DA’s Conflict of Interest

2 Dead in Bayview Shooting. A Young Family Member Is the Main Suspect

2 Dead in Bayview Shooting. A Young Family Member Is the Main Suspect

DA Candidate John Hamasaki Hires Chesa Boudin’s Former Campaign Manager

DA Candidate John Hamasaki Hires Chesa Boudin’s Former Campaign Manager

Suspect in Former San Francisco Commissioner Attack Pleads Not Guilty

Suspect in Former San Francisco Commissioner Attack Pleads Not Guilty

Fiery Ex-Police Commissioner John Hamasaki Likely Running for District Attorney Against Brooke Jenkins

Fiery Ex-Police Commissioner John Hamasaki Likely Running for District Attorney Against Brooke Jenkins

SF’s Asian Seniors Live in Fear as Two 70-Year-Olds Violently Attacked. But the Community Has Been Here Before.

SF’s Asian Seniors Live in Fear as Two 70-Year-Olds Violently Attacked. But the Community Has Been Here Before.

Brooke Jenkins’ $100K Pay May Have Been Legal, But Was It Ethical?

Brooke Jenkins’ $100K Pay May Have Been Legal, But Was It Ethical?

SFPD Allegedly Shot at Fellow Officers in Pursuit of Man Firing Blanks

SFPD Allegedly Shot at Fellow Officers in Pursuit of Man Firing Blanks

Former Commissioner Demands Hate Crime Charges After Attack Suspect Charged With Felony Assault

Former Commissioner Demands Hate Crime Charges After Attack Suspect Charged With Felony Assault

SF Law Enforcement Allegedly Drugged Woman Protesting Roe v. Wade at Warriors NBA Finals Game

SF Law Enforcement Allegedly Drugged Woman Protesting Roe v. Wade at Warriors NBA Finals Game

Russian Bitcoin Boss Vinnik Appears in SF Court in $4B Laundering Scheme

Russian Bitcoin Boss Vinnik Appears in SF Court in $4B Laundering Scheme

San Francisco Wins Landmark Opioid Trial Against Walgreens

San Francisco Wins Landmark Opioid Trial Against Walgreens

DA Jenkins Pocketed Six Figures as Consultant for Nonprofit Linked to Boudin Recall Backers

DA Jenkins Pocketed Six Figures as Consultant for Nonprofit Linked to Boudin Recall Backers

Voters Asked for Sheriff’s Oversight Board in 2020. Why Has It Taken This Long for the Group to Convene?

Voters Asked for Sheriff’s Oversight Board in 2020. Why Has It Taken This Long for the Group to Convene?

Bystander Video From SF Police Shooting Shows Man Holding Apparent Gun in Tense Standoff

Bystander Video From SF Police Shooting Shows Man Holding Apparent Gun in Tense Standoff

DA Jenkins Taps Don du Bain, a Recall Leader, for Top Management Role

DA Jenkins Taps Don du Bain, a Recall Leader, for Top Management Role

DA Brooke Jenkins Makes Election Run Official, Vows to ‘Eradicate’ Open-Air Drug Markets

DA Brooke Jenkins Makes Election Run Official, Vows to ‘Eradicate’ Open-Air Drug Markets

Arrest Made in Assault That Broke 70-Year-Old SF City Commissioner’s Arm

Arrest Made in Assault That Broke 70-Year-Old SF City Commissioner’s Arm

1st Case of Suspected Monkeypox ID’d in San Francisco Jail, Outraging Covid-Weary Staff

1st Case of Suspected Monkeypox ID’d in San Francisco Jail, Outraging Covid-Weary Staff

City to Launch Formal Probe of Alleged Abusive Behavior by Supervisor Walton

City to Launch Formal Probe of Alleged Abusive Behavior by Supervisor Walton

Chesa Boudin Will Not Run for DA This Fall

Chesa Boudin Will Not Run for DA This Fall

DA Jenkins Wants Drug Court To Be Reserved for Users. But the Reality is Complicated

DA Jenkins Wants Drug Court To Be Reserved for Users. But the Reality is Complicated

2nd Fatal SF Muni Shooting This Summer Marks 3rd Visitacion Valley Homicide in Recent Weeks

2nd Fatal SF Muni Shooting This Summer Marks 3rd Visitacion Valley Homicide in Recent Weeks

Fentanyl Dealers Face More Jail Time, Harsher Penalties in SF Under New DA’s Plan

Fentanyl Dealers Face More Jail Time, Harsher Penalties in SF Under New DA’s Plan

A Kidnapping Suspect Brought a Loaded Gun to Jail. Officials Blame SF Police for Failing to Find It

A Kidnapping Suspect Brought a Loaded Gun to Jail. Officials Blame SF Police for Failing to Find It

Failure to Disclose Evidence in Murder Case Led to Full Review of DA Brooke Jenkins’ Work Under Chesa Boudin

Failure to Disclose Evidence in Murder Case Led to Full Review of DA Brooke Jenkins’ Work Under Chesa Boudin

What Drug Users in SF Think of the Police Crackdown on Possession

What Drug Users in SF Think of the Police Crackdown on Possession

Brooke Jenkins Frequently Visits Chinatown To Talk About Safety. But Critics Worry About Further Racial Strife

Brooke Jenkins Frequently Visits Chinatown To Talk About Safety. But Critics Worry About Further Racial Strife

Crash at Mission and Duboce

Stolen Police Vehicle Results in a Car Chase, Crash at Mission and Duboce

After Demoting Boudin’s Head of Victim Services, Jenkins Has Picked Her Replacement. Meet the UCSF Professor Taking on the Role

After Demoting Boudin’s Head of Victim Services, Jenkins Has Picked Her Replacement. Meet the UCSF Professor Taking on the Role

Police Want Sidewalk Barricades at Mission Station Made Permanent. But Activists Want Them Taken Down

Police Want Sidewalk Barricades at Mission Station Made Permanent. But Activists Want Them Taken Down

State Won’t Take Charge of Criminal Cases Involving Mayor Breed’s Brother and DA Brooke Jenkins’ Family

State Won’t Take Charge of Criminal Cases Involving Mayor Breed’s Brother and DA Brooke Jenkins’ Family

Expanded Police Access to Live Surveillance Could Begin as One-Year Trial in SF

Expanded Police Access to Live Surveillance Could Begin as One-Year Trial in SF

Mayor Defends Close Collaboration With Brooke Jenkins, Condemns Secret Recording of the New DA

Mayor Defends Close Collaboration With Brooke Jenkins, Condemns Secret Recording of the New DA

Brooke Jenkins Fired the Lead Prosecutor Who Investigates Police. Now She’s Named His Replacement

Brooke Jenkins Fired the Lead Prosecutor Who Investigates Police. Now She’s Named His Replacement

Police Target Drug Users in Tenderloin Crackdown: ‘We Have to Disrupt This Activity’

Police Target Drug Users in Tenderloin Crackdown: ‘We Have to Disrupt This Activity’

Brooke Jenkins Dismisses Slew of Paraphernalia Charges in Reversal That Signals Chaos at District Attorney’s Office

Brooke Jenkins Dismisses Slew of Paraphernalia Charges in Reversal That Signals Chaos at District Attorney’s Office

Viral Videos of Attacks Amplified the ‘Stop Asian Hate’ Movement. Now, Chinese Community Leaders Want More Cameras

Viral Videos of Attacks Amplified the ‘Stop Asian Hate’ Movement. Now, Chinese Community Leaders Want More Cameras

Man Charged, 2nd Suspect at Large in Assault of Fillmore Nonprofit Leader

Man Charged, 2nd Suspect at Large in Assault of Fillmore Nonprofit Leader

Brooke Jenkins Asks Attorney General to Handle 2 Cases—Including 1 Involving the Mayor’s Brother

Brooke Jenkins Asks Attorney General to Handle 2 Cases—Including 1 Involving the Mayor’s Brother

Nancy Tung Returns to DA’s Office for New Senior Position, Whittling Down Jenkins’ November Competitors

Nancy Tung Returns to DA’s Office for New Senior Position, Whittling Down Jenkins’ November Competitors

Brooke Jenkins Begins Firing Chesa Boudin Hires, Announces New All-Female Senior Management

Brooke Jenkins Begins Firing Chesa Boudin Hires, Announces New All-Female Senior Management

San Francisco Fired a Police Officer for Sending a Racist Text. Now He’s Back on the Job

San Francisco Fired a Police Officer for Sending a Racist Text. Now He’s Back on the Job

Vigilante Justice: VanMoof’s Team of ‘Bike Hunters’ Appears to Succeed Where the City Doesn’t

Vigilante Justice: VanMoof’s Team of ‘Bike Hunters’ Appears to Succeed Where the City Doesn’t

Brooke Jenkins Vows to Crack Down on Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans

Brooke Jenkins Vows to Crack Down on Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans

Brooke Jenkins Visits the Tenderloin To Survey SF’s Overdose Crisis: ‘I Didn’t Just Want to Hear Their Stories’

Brooke Jenkins Visits the Tenderloin To Survey SF’s Overdose Crisis: ‘I Didn’t Just Want to Hear Their Stories’

Brooke Jenkins Backs Police Plan to Expand Live Surveillance in San Francisco: ‘Our Tone and Approach Matter’

Brooke Jenkins Backs Police Plan to Expand Live Surveillance in San Francisco: ‘Our Tone and Approach Matter’

The Q&A: Brooke Jenkins Talks About Balancing Reform With Safety and How SF Can Hold Her Accountable

The Q&A: Brooke Jenkins Talks About Balancing Reform With Safety and How SF Can Hold Her Accountable

Brooke Jenkins Faces First-Day Test: Should Her Office Recuse Itself From a Murder Case Involving a Family Member?

Brooke Jenkins Faces First-Day Test: Should Her Office Recuse Itself From a Murder Case Involving a Family Member?

Analysis: Mayor Breed Gambles With Her Own Political Future in Appointing Brooke Jenkins as District Attorney

Analysis: Mayor Breed Gambles With Her Own Political Future in Appointing Brooke Jenkins as District Attorney

Lost Inmates, Missing Charges, Warrant Snafus: New SF Computer Network Fumbles Into Place

Lost Inmates, Missing Charges, Warrant Snafus: New SF Computer Network Fumbles Into Place

How an Instagram Ad, a $1,000 Side Hustle and a SoCal Road Trip Led 2 SF Teens Into the Hands of Border Patrol

How an Instagram Ad, a $1,000 Side Hustle and a SoCal Road Trip Led 2 SF Teens Into the Hands of Border Patrol

Lies, a Shakedown and a Ford Mustang: Veteran SF Police Officer Arrested in Lucrative Fraud Scheme

Lies, a Shakedown and a Ford Mustang: Veteran SF Police Officer Arrested in Lucrative Fraud Scheme

The Q&A: First Woman to Head SF’s Federal Public Defender Office Talks Fentanyl, Immigration and Criminal Justice Reform

The Q&A: First Woman to Head SF’s Federal Public Defender Office Talks Fentanyl, Immigration and Criminal Justice Reform

Obsessed With Guns, an Officer Frightened His Family Before Taking His Own Life. Did SF Police Fail Them?

Obsessed With Guns, an Officer Frightened His Family Before Taking His Own Life. Did SF Police Fail Them?

SF Pride Performances End Abruptly After Crowd Gets Maced

SF Pride Performances End Abruptly After Crowd Gets Maced

Suspected Gunman Arrested in Brazen Double Shooting Aboard Muni Train That Killed 1

Suspected Gunman Arrested in Brazen Double Shooting Aboard Muni Train That Killed 1

SF Muni Shooter Killed Knife-Wielding Attacker with ‘Ghost Gun’ He Bought To Defend Himself Against an ‘Enemy,’ Attorneys Say

SF Muni Shooter Killed Knife-Wielding Attacker with ‘Ghost Gun’ He Bought To Defend Himself Against an ‘Enemy,’ Attorneys Say

Supreme Court Ruling Puts Target on California Gun Laws, Including San Francisco Restrictions

Supreme Court Ruling Puts Target on California Gun Laws, Including San Francisco Restrictions

‘Epidemic of Hate’: Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Surged Statewide Last Year, Says Attorney General

‘Epidemic of Hate’: Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Surged Statewide Last Year, Says Attorney General

Officials ID Victim Who Died in Castro Muni Shooting, While Police Have Yet to Arrest the Alleged Gunman

Officials ID Victim Who Died in Castro Muni Shooting, While Police Have Yet to Arrest the Alleged Gunman

‘This Was Intentional’: Driver Plows into Muni Bus, Injuring Multiple Pedestrians

‘This Was Intentional’: Driver Plows into Muni Bus, Injuring Multiple Pedestrians

Driver Accused of Wounding 6 in Muni Crash Has Been Released From Police Custody, But Remains Hospitalized

Driver Accused of Wounding 6 in Muni Crash Has Been Released From Police Custody, But Remains Hospitalized

Killing of 84-Year-Old Thai Grandfather Heads to Murder Trial: “I feel relieved today,” Daughter Says

Killing of 84-Year-Old Thai Grandfather Heads to Murder Trial: “I feel relieved today,” Daughter Says

Veteran SFPD Officer Kills Himself While Under Criminal Investigation, Sources Say

Veteran SFPD Officer Kills Himself While Under Criminal Investigation, Sources Say

Daughter Asks For Justice and Healing as Grandpa Vicha’s Case Moves Closer to Trial

Daughter Asks For Justice and Healing as Grandpa Vicha’s Case Moves Closer to Trial

Driver Arrested in DUI Crash That Wounded Muni Driver, Several Pedestrians on Lombard Street

Driver Arrested in DUI Crash That Wounded Muni Driver, Several Pedestrians on Lombard Street

Mac Dre’s Murder: Rapper Imprisoned for Revenge Killings Speaks Out

Mac Dre’s Murder: Rapper Imprisoned for Revenge Killings Speaks Out