Stories about Jails

DA candidate calls for reshaping criminal justice system

Boudin wants racial-impact statement in all criminal cases

Homeless people — in cages

A poverty scholars national tour finds people locked up in St. Petersburg.

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.

Psychologists push to return to Guantanamo Bay

Debate over ban instituted after torture collusion report flares ahead of American Psychologists Association convention in SF.

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

A ‘nationwide dragnet’ targets millions of immigrants

Human Rights Watch says deportations that shatter families are going to increase, putting millions at risk

Does SF need a contingency plan?

Mayor Lee says it's enough for us to be "resilient."

Criminal justice and mental illness: What’s SF’s answer?

City Hall hearing demonstrates that the city's current system is a tragic disaster -- and raises a lot of questions about solutions

The Agenda, Oct. 10-17: Should we celebrate the Twitter tax break?

Plus: Another approach to mental illness and the criminal justice system. We look at the week ahead

The bizarre case of Josh Arce’s gumshoes

Why does a D9 candidate have staffers sneaking around grabbing video tape of a crime that should have gone right to the cops? Plus: SI students take a knee, a hearing on police oversight and one on mental health ... we look a the week ahead