Stories about criminal justice

The missing pieces in the Steinle killing narrative

A lot of what we have heard from the news media so far turns out not to be entirely true

A ‘dangerous felon’ who was never convicted of a violent crime

The 'seven felony convictions' of Juan Francisco Lopez Sanchez are all minor -- but that's not what you read in the news media

The problem with how SF handles sexual assaults

And why the city needs to take a new approach that starts with the needs of the survivors

Police Commission set to discuss the effectiveness of tasers

No voting yet but the Commission will be hearing from several experts tonight

Lit: A reluctant sleuth searches for the heart of SF

PI Bill Haywood can't keep his shoes tied -- but he is redefining the Black detective genre. An interview with author John Goins
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Trump orders to strip federal dollars for sanctuary cities; is SF up for the fight?

Immigrant-rights lawyers talk about what this city needs to do

Questions loom as Police Commission President Suzy Loftus steps down

Activists say new commission member should be a defense lawyer, not a prosecutor

What the police won’t tell you about the Amilcar Lopez killing

Will DA Gascon decide to hold the cops accountable? We'll know soon