Stories about Crime

Campaign trail: Alioto, Breed seek GOP support …

... and a Leno/Kim event is shut down after Breed supporters shout down speakers

The odd ad in the Chron, the mayor and the homeless sweeps ….

... plus getting the word out about Tasers. That's The Agenda for May 7-14

The mayor’s cruel lie about homelessness

The street sweeps can't work -- because there's no place for people to go

Conway funds nasty attack ad on Jane Kim

The wife of political bully and plutocrat Ron Conway just dropped big bucks into attacking Jane Kim

Tenant Troubles: Can my landlord spy on me?

In our surveillance society, a security camera may not be an invasion of privacy.

BART Board votes to endorse Wiener housing bill

Transit agency members support upzoning -- despite growing community opposition

American myth-busting in Roxie’s ‘Dark Side of the Dream’

Ranging from 1930s Warner Brothers crime dramas to '60s exploitation flicks, the weekend series seethes and scathes with politics, passion.

Special Report: Ed Lee’s police legacy

As the candidates for mayor talk about police reform, we look back at what went wrong under the last administration

A challenge to sitting judges — and the secretive judicial system

Four public defenders take on the entire political and judicial establishment in an effort of bring reform to the courts

First mayoral debate has no winners and too much agreement

None of the candidates made a case for why they are different than the others; that's a problem when the city is in a serious crisis and so many voters are undecided