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San Francisco City Hall. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SF sheriff’s discipline cases apparently not lost after all

A trio of allegedly misplaced San Francisco Sheriff’s Department disciplinary cases found…

 

Kate Steinle was killed at Pier 14 along the Embarcadero on July 1, 2015. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

Steinle family files lawsuit over Pier 14 killing

The family of a woman shot and killed along San Francisco’s waterfront…

 

S.F. Examiner file photo

SF sheriff’s deputy accidentally fires weapon in Hall of Justice

A bailiff accidentally discharged an off-duty weapon behind a courtroom in the…

 

Sheriff’s deputy caught up in ‘Shrimp Boy’ case no longer with department

A San Francisco Sheriff’s deputy investigated for his connections to a defendant…

Third deputy pleads not guilty to alleged jailhouse fights

A third San Francisco sheriff’s deputy pleaded not guilty Tuesday in connection…

Deputies charged with forcing inmates to fight plead not guilty

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

New inmate locator makes it much easier to find someone in SF County Jail

The families and friends of inmates at San Francisco County Jail now…

Inmates of the San Francisco County Jail  partake in a child development course on Thursday, July 23, 2015. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Unlocking potential: S.F. County Jail offers first college credit classes to inmates

Until this year, Tamara Washington didn’t anticipate she would receive a high…

Inmates of the San Francisco County Jail  partake in a child development course on Thursday, July 23, 2015. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi speaks at a news conference about the circumstances that led up to the April 15, 2015 release of Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez, the man charged in the shooting death of a woman on Pier 14. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SF sheriff defends release of immigrant suspect

San Francisco's sheriff on Friday staunchly defended the release of a Mexican…

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi speaks at a news conference about the circumstances that led up to the April 15, 2015 release of Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez, the man charged in the shooting death of a woman on Pier 14. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco County Jail (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner, 2013)

Further environmental study not required for new SF jail

San Francisco’s new county jail that will replace the facilities at the…

San Francisco County Jail (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner, 2013)

Sheriff's deputy who allegedly led jail fights relieved of duty

The alleged ringleader of staged inmate fights at County Jail has been…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAll of San Francisco's police officers could soon be wearing cameras like this

SF sheriff plans to equip deputies at County Jail with body cameras

Sheriff’s deputies working in one of the County Jail facilities will be…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAll of San Francisco's police officers could soon be wearing cameras like this
Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerThe Gilbert Street alley where an argument between a sheriff's deputy and parking officer allegedly happened in shown here.

SF deputy alleged to have pulled gun on parking officer will not be charged

A sheriff’s deputy accused of pulling a gun on a man across…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerThe Gilbert Street alley where an argument between a sheriff's deputy and parking officer allegedly happened in shown here.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSheriff Ross Mirkarimi

FBI to investigate allegations of deputies staging inmate fights at SF County Jail

The FBI is launching an independent investigation into allegations that San Francisco…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSheriff Ross Mirkarimi
Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerThe alley where a parking officer and sheriff's deputy allegedly got into a dispute is shown here.

SF deputy who allegedly pulled gun named, incident disputed

The San Francisco Examiner has learned the name of the sheriff’s deputy…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerThe alley where a parking officer and sheriff's deputy allegedly got into a dispute is shown here.
Courtesy San Francisco Sheriff's DepartmentAlexander Santiago-Gonzales escaped from the Hall of Justice late Monday.

Internal investigation launched into how jail inmate escaped

An inmate facing federal trafficking and weapon offenses who escaped custody at…

Courtesy San Francisco Sheriff's DepartmentAlexander Santiago-Gonzales escaped from the Hall of Justice late Monday.
Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerThe alley where a parking officer and sheriff's deputy allegedly got into a dispute is shown here.

SF parking officer claims off-duty sheriff’s deputy pulled gun on him and children

A San Francisco sheriff's deputy is being investigated in the wake of…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerThe alley where a parking officer and sheriff's deputy allegedly got into a dispute is shown here.
Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoSheriff Ross Mirkarimi will not have the support of some members of his department in his bid for re-election in November.

SF Sheriff’s Department ranking members endorse Mirkarimi’s opponent

Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi will not have the support of some 100 ranking…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoSheriff Ross Mirkarimi will not have the support of some members of his department in his bid for re-election in November.
S.F. Examiner file photo

SF sheriff's deputy accused of beating up hospital patient

A Sheriff's Department deputy has been charged in connection with the beating…

S.F. Examiner file photo

SF police warn community about jury duty warrant scam

Police are warning the community about a scam involving personal financial information…