Stories about Crime
New rules approved in a hurried Saturday Judicial Council meeting mean longer waits behind bars for people who are not convicted of a crime.
People who have committed no crime are being held in unsafe and potentially deadly conditions, lawsuit says.
Plus: New films about the horrible toll of the gig economy, gay love in Guatemala, the future of genetic technology, more.
A reissue of 'Mulatu of Africa' helped fuel the club jazz renaissance—Astatke himself appears two nights at UC Theatre.
Kristin Stewart plays Jean Seberg. Plus: Bong Joon-Ho retrospective, Noise Pop films, Unnamed Footage Festival, more
A volunteer group is trying to monitor social media and promote community education; here's how you can join.
Vilaska Nguyen says he offers an independent alternative and criticizes mayor's planning policies.
Ongoing investigation also references other city officials but charges limited to Nuru and restaurateur.
Plus: Bridge funding (not a band-aid) for City College, locking up too many kids -- and the Chron just keeps getting it wrong about the new DA. That's The Agenda for Jan. 27-Feb 2
Civil rights activist, lawyer, supervisor, DA, he always fought the good fight -- and usually the local press was against him.