Stories about George Gascon

DA candidate wants to pursue wrongful convictions

Special unit would look for cases where justice wasn't done.

A progressive candidate files for DA, opening up the 2019 race

Chesa Boudin, a deputy public defender whose life has been shaped by the criminal justice system, offers a new perspective in a campaign dominated by tough-on-crime candidates.

Gascon will step down — but who will step up?

The district attorney was facing a political squeeze and in serious trouble. So now will the progressives find a candidate?

Attacking an SF judge for being too ‘soft on crime’

Chron, anti-crime group go after Judge Chris Hite because he doesn't want to send a young Black man to jail for car burglary

Rally denounces DA’s failure to charge killer cops

Chant says "Gascon must go!" Who would replace him?

Wiener’s real estate bill gets first Senate hearing

Plus: Scooters on the sidewalks and justice for Luis Gongora Pat ... that's The Agenda for April 16-22

A former Black Panther faces eviction in Oakland

Food program at risk as Aunti Frances gets a notice to leave her home

Why was Garcia Zarate charged with murder?

Jury verdict shows that the DA's case was shaky, at best -- so why did Gascon pursue this?

Zarate prosecutor seeks First-Degree Murder

DA's Office asking judge to instruct jury on a charge that requires planning and premeditation -- something no evidence in the case suggests

Zarate: Intentional killer — or confused and mentally ill?

Prosecution witnesses inconsistent in second day of trial