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Islam Moustafa booking photo. (Courtesy SFPD)

SF man confessed to stabbing his mother to death, prosecutors say

A San Francisco man accused of murder confessed to stabbing his mother…

 

Deputies charged with forcing inmates to fight plead not guilty

A former deputy and current deputy with the San Francisco Sheriff's Department…

 

SF man convicted in teenage human trafficking case

A 28-year-old San Francisco man was convicted this week of a bevy…

 

Matt Sheahan, who died from a stab wound to the heart on July 28, 2014, is shown here around 2004 in front of a pair of turntables. (Courtesy O.M. Park)

Murder trial begins in case of Marin man stabbed to death by lover in Tenderloin hotel

She was hysterical. Her crying voice drowned out his moaning. “We got…

Matt Sheahan, who died from a stab wound to the heart on July 28, 2014, is shown here around 2004 in front of a pair of turntables. (Courtesy O.M. Park)
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerPolitical consultant Enrique Pearce

Political consultant Enrique Pearce out on bail

Prominent San Francisco political consultant Enrique Pearce posted bail early Thursday morning…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerPolitical consultant Enrique Pearce
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerEnrique Pearce

Enrique Pearce pleads not guilty to child pornography charges

Enrique Pearce, the San Francisco political consultant arrested on possession of child…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerEnrique Pearce
AP file photoDistrict Attorney George Gascon has named three judges from outside San Francisco to investigate possible bias in the Police Department that might have tainted prosecutions.

SF district attorney taps 3 judges from outside city to head probe into police bias

Three judges from outside San Francisco have been tasked with heading the…

AP file photoDistrict Attorney George Gascon has named three judges from outside San Francisco to investigate possible bias in the Police Department that might have tainted prosecutions.
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Whistleblower suit dropped against SF district attorney after settlement

A whistleblower case filed against District Attorney George Gascon was quietly dismissed…

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Man arrested on attempted murder charge after allegedly shoving man in front of Muni train

A man was arrested last week on attempted murder charges, among others,…

SF prosecutor fights on the side of justice and victims

Justine Cephus pushed the heavy courtroom doors with her back, carrying a…

Courtesy of SFPDKun Sun

San Francisco man charged with felony animal cruelty after dog starved to death

A San Francisco man has been charged with felony animal cruelty after…

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Courtesy of SFPDJeffrey Bugai

SF man convicted of sexual assault after preying on undocumented immigrants

A San Francisco man arrested last year on suspicion of sexually assaulting…

Courtesy of SFPDJeffrey Bugai

'Animal' convicted of nine counts of sexual assault on a minor

A San Francisco man who likened himself to an “animal” to investigators…

Jamar Geeter

San Francisco man pleads not guilty to human trafficking of a minor and rape charges

A San Francisco man accused of 16 counts of “egregious crimes” related…

Jamar Geeter
mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerFrank Carrubba developed crimefighting strategies using data collection as a prosecutor in Gilroy. He now leads the Crime Strategies Unit in San Francisco.

SF district attorney takes crime reduction into neighborhoods

An iconic San Francisco neighborhood is overrun on weekends by over-the-top drunks…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerFrank Carrubba developed crimefighting strategies using data collection as a prosecutor in Gilroy. He now leads the Crime Strategies Unit in San Francisco.
Courtesy of SFPDSyed Abid Muzaffar

Uber driver in accident that killed 6-year-old girl appears in court

A former Uber driver who is alleged to have fatally struck a…

Courtesy of SFPDSyed Abid Muzaffar
Courtesy of SFPDSyed Abid Muzaffar

Uber driver in accident that killed 6-year-old charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter

The Uber driver accused of fatally striking 6-year-old Sophia Liu while he…

Courtesy of SFPDSyed Abid Muzaffar

DA’s office announcing education campaign on credit card microchip technology

District Attorney George Gascón is announcing a new education and awareness campaign…

Man caught allegedly trying to steal iPad from library reportedly assaults officer

A man was arrested on suspicion of assaulting a police officer Tuesday…

Public Defender’s Office offers free assistance to those who may benefit from Prop. 47

The Public Defender’s Office announced that it will offer free assistance to…