Three San Francisco sheriff’s deputies accused of forcing inmates to fight gladiator-style in a city jail are now facing a civil suit.
The family of a man who died while being strip-searched in a San Bruno jail by San Francisco sheriff’s deputies sued the city of San Francisco Tuesday.
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi appears to have been defeated by former Chief Deputy and one-time interim sheriff Vicki Hennessy.
A class action lawsuit claims San Francisco’s wealth-based pretrial detention system unfairly targets low-income inmates.
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously voted on a resolution to opt out of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Priority Enforcement Program.
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi took the first step Friday toward housing transgender inmates according to their preferred gender.
The family of a woman shot and killed at San Francisco’s Pier 14 last month said Monday they plan to sue city and federal officials.
A one-woman play starring the wife of San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi tells the story of the pair’s involvement in a 2012 political scandal.
A San Francisco sheriff’s sergeant helped save the life of an unconscious man suffering a drug overdose in a City Hall bathroom stall.
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is urging San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and the Board of Supervisors to hold a hearing on the city’s Sanctuary City.
The gun used in the homicide of a 32-year-old woman at Pier 14 near San Francisco’s Ferry Building last week is the same gun that was reported stolen by a U.S. Bureau of Land Management law enforcement ranger.
San Francisco sheriff’s department secured a $950,000 state grant to fund programs that would benefit low-level offenders suffering from mental illness.
San Francisco sheriff’s deputies working as jail guards may be the first county jail guards in California to wear body-worn cameras.
A judge agreed to wipe a 2012 misdemeanor domestic violence conviction from San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi’s record.
The FBI is investigating allegations that jail inmates were forced to fight gladiator-style by sheriff’s deputies.
Inmate education at the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department just got a little more sophisticated.
Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi proposed a 70 percent reduction for 15-minute collect and pre-paid calls.
The Board of Supervisors’ vote last week to reinstate Ross Mirkarimi sent a message across the rotunda about mayoral powers.
The SF Sheriff accused of domestic violence against his wife has been granted limited visitation with his two-year-old son.
Skateboarders grinded and shredded in celebration to accept Tony Hawk’s $10,000 donation for a new South of Market skate park.