Thursday, November 26, 2020

Tag: Jeff Adachi

Our top stories of 2019

From the election of Chesa Boudin and Dean Preston to a renewed spirit of arts and culture in the face of displacement, the 48 Hills team was kept on...

Jeff Adachi didn’t die from drugs or alcohol, new study says

A new study from a group of forensic experts says that the late Public Defender Jeff Adachi could not have died from cocaine and alcohol use. It directly challenges...

Last search warrant on reporter’s cell phone records voided

A San Francisco Superior Court judge ruled Friday to quash the last remaining search warrant police obtained against freelance journalist Bryan Carmody while investigating him for criminal conspiracy to steal...

SF cops, judge knew search warrant subject was a reporter

Newly unsealed court documents show the San Francisco Police Department Internal Affairs officers investigating departmental leaks were aware the target of a search warrant was a working journalist when...

Judges agree to quash search warrants in Adachi leak case

In a marathon of court hearings following months of delays, three different San Francisco Superior Court judges ruled Friday to quash and unseal three search warrants executed against a...

SFPD didn’t tell judge that reporter in Adachi case was a journalist

Court documents unsealed Tuesday morning show the San Francisco Police Department failed to inform a Superior Court judge that the target of a search warrant was a credentialed Bay...

Judge says cops got bogus warrant to search reporter’s phone

A San Francisco Superior Court judge ruled Thursday to quash and unseal a search warrant executed against a Bay Area journalist after he refused to divulge the identity of...

The political intrigue over the Adachi leak continues

The political intrigue around the San Francisco Police Department, its union, and the leak of the Jeff Adachi files continues, and gets more convoluted by the day. The latest is...

Police chief gives up control of Adachi leak investigation

Mayor London Breed has ordered SF Police Chief Bill Scott to relinquish control of the investigation into the release of a police report on the death of Jeff Adachi. In...

Under fire, SF cops announce criminal investigation of reporter

In a highly unusual move, SF Police Chief Bill Scott said today that the freelance journalist whose house was raided 11 days ago is a criminal suspect in an...