District Attorney George Gascon

A public education campaign is underway in San Francisco to warn

SF prosecutors warn of gold scam targeting Chinese residents

A public education campaign is underway in San Francisco to warn people…

 

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Man arrested for stealing more than $65K from elderly neighbor

District Attorney George Gascón announced Monday that 62-year-old Robert Daguman has been arrested…

 

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Man convicted of sexual assault at Market Street Burger King

The District Attorney's office announced Wednesday afternoon that a jury has found…

 

New corruption charges include alleged straw donor scheme

Keith Jackson, the former school board president charged in relation to a…

SF man, 26, convicted of Visitacion Valley murder, voluntary manslaughter

A 26-year-old San Francisco man was found guilty by a jury Tuesday…

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District Attorney-launched investigation into racial bias in law enforcement questioned by police and officer union

The San Francisco Police Department and its officer union are again questioning the…

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San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon speaks during a  press conference at the Hall of Justice on Wednesday, August 19, 2015. (Michael Ares/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Uber drivers with criminal history jeopardize future business

Murder. Sexual assault of minors. Kidnapping. People convicted of those crimes also…

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon speaks during a  press conference at the Hall of Justice on Wednesday, August 19, 2015. (Michael Ares/Special to S.F. Examiner)
In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, people go past the headquarters of Uber in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Uber asks regulators not to halt its business in California

Last month, the tech industry giant Uber netted a harsh warning from…

In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, people go past the headquarters of Uber in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

SF district attorney questions mayor’s promise to build a new office soon

Though Mayor Ed Lee announced Thursday that a move from the seismically…

Three charged with filing false applications for disabled placards

San Francisco prosecutors have charged three people with applying for disabled placards…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerFormer Supervisor Ed Jew was in court at the Hall of Justice today to turn himself in and begin his year sentence in County Jail on a perjury charge. However

Former supervisor loses bid to avoid county jail time

Former San Francisco Supervisor Ed Jew's bid to avoid county jail time…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerFormer Supervisor Ed Jew was in court at the Hall of Justice today to turn himself in and begin his year sentence in County Jail on a perjury charge. However
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Gascon’s call for ‘modern justice system’ includes attorney focused on vehicular manslaughter

In his first State of Public Safety Address on Thursday, District Attorney…

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Mike Koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerDistrict Attorney George Gascón speaks at an event for One Billion Rising for Justice.

‘One Billion Rising’ to promote justice for domestic violence victims

Prior to a domestic violence homicide in January, none had occurred in…

Mike Koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerDistrict Attorney George Gascón speaks at an event for One Billion Rising for Justice.

SF Sentencing Commission issues recommendations on modernizing justice system

The San Francisco Sentencing Commission released its first report today with several…

Getty Images file photoA United States postal worker in San Francisco was busted operating Domino's Pizza franchises while collecting disability payments.

Postal worker on disability busted hawking Domino's pizzas

This government employee's disability checks were delivered with extra toppings. On Tuesday,…

Getty Images file photoA United States postal worker in San Francisco was busted operating Domino's Pizza franchises while collecting disability payments.
Cindy Chew/2005 S.F. Examiner file photoDespite a turnaround in public opinion

Plea urges anti-theft phone tech

An online petition urging smartphone makers to install kill-switches in their devices…

Cindy Chew/2005 S.F. Examiner file photoDespite a turnaround in public opinion
Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.

S.F., N.Y. join smartphone theft summit

After months of back and forth about the role cellphone makers could…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.