Stories about Police Commission
Measure seeks to move the city away from sweeps and law-enforcement approaches to people living on the streets.
Boudin wants racial-impact statement in all criminal cases
Plus: The Chron asks some questions about homelessness. That's The Agenda for July 29-Aug 4
Union posts a video by the John Birch Society -- that old racist McCarthy-era group that still somehow lives -- to attack Chesa Boudin.
What did the [chief, mayor, sergeant, judges] know and when did they know it? And how can the police union even begin to talk about apologies and integrity?
Drivers ask why they keep getting pay cuts as the top execs prepare to become staggeringly rich -- and why is SFPD still dragging its heels on new police-misconduct disclosure laws? That's The Agenda for May 6-13
Task Force unanimously asks for action on illegal meeting to approve stun guns.
... and homeless people who are losing their shelter to the cops in the rain. That's The Agenda for March 4-10.
In D5, the mayor's appointee faces a serious challenge. Her candidate for district attorney does, too. And if she appoints a political crony as public defender, the allies of Jeff Adachi will almost certainly mount a challenger.
Open-government watchdog says that vote to approve stun guns was illegal -- but the mayoral appointees on the commission dismissed that argument and want to move forward with arming cops with a new dangerous weapon.