Tag: Vicki Hennessy

State Attorney General declines to intervene in bail lawsuit against sheriff

California Attorney General Kamala Harris today said in a court filing that she will not defend the constitutionality of the…

2 years ago

SF sheriff’s discipline cases apparently not lost after all

A trio of allegedly misplaced San Francisco Sheriff’s Department disciplinary cases found in a paper bag late last month may…

2 years ago

Transgender County Jail inmate on hunger strike protesting housing rules

A transgender woman inmate in San Francisco County Jail has reportedly not eaten for 16 days in protest for being…

2 years ago

Supervisors, sheriff reach agreement over sanctuary city law

After months of heated politics over immigration policies, San Francisco reached an unusual accord Tuesday by unanimously passing legislation that…

2 years ago

Sanctuary City: Welcome victims of crime

On KQED’s “Forum” program on May 9, hosted by Michael Krasny, San Francisco’s sanctuary city ordinance was put on the…

2 years ago

Reframing negative immigrant narratives

It’s no secret that Donald Trump and other extremists are fanning the flames of intense hatred against immigrants. When anti-immigrant…

3 years ago

SF’s new sheriff at odds with supervisors over immigration policy

San Francisco’s newly elected Sheriff Vicki Hennessy doubled down Thursday on her campaign promise to cooperate with federal immigration officials…

3 years ago

SF sheriff deputy’s pistol, police officer’s star stolen from home

A San Francisco sheriff deputy's gun and a police officer's star were stolen Friday morning from a Visitacion Valley home,…

3 years ago