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PHOTOS: Embattled Sheriff's Romantic Reunion With His Wife

| Posted 09.19.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly's The Snitch. By Suzanne Stathatos This morning, suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi e...

Mayor Lee: Working With The Sheriff Would Be 'Extremely Difficult'

AP | By TERRY COLLINS | Posted 08.30.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said Friday that he would find it "extremely difficult" to work again with Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi if the s...

Sheriff To Ethics Panel: 'I Was Wrong'

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 08.29.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said Friday that he would find it "extremely difficult" to work again with Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi if ...

Aaron Sankin

And The Ross Mirakrimi Drama Continues

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 06.07.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Ross Mirkarimi's hearing before the Ethics Committee hasn't been going especially well for the suspended San Francisco sheriff. I...

WATCH: The Infamous Ross Mirkarimi Tape Finally Released

Robin Wilkey | Posted 05.31.2012 | San Francisco

The past year has been a public airing of dirty laundry for suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife Eliana Lopez. Since a neigh...

'A Circus': The Ross Mirkarimi Saga Somehow Gets Even Crazier

Aaron Sankin | Posted 05.14.2012 | San Francisco

Last week, the legal team working on the behalf of suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi said the proceedings of the Ethics Committee inquiry...

Case Against Embattled Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi Officially Begins

AP | Posted 07.01.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco's mayor has filed his opening brief with the city's Ethics Commission, as he seeks to have suspended Sheriff Ross Mirka...

Mirkarimi Begins Biggest Political Fight Of His Life

AP | Posted 06.23.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — The city ethics commission met Monday to set the ground rules for the misconduct case against Ross Mirkarimi, the sheriff who wa...

Aaron Sankin

Prominent Political Group Fights Mirkarimi's Suspension

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.18.2012 | San Francisco

The last few months have been rough on San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi. After the revelation of an altercation between Mirkarimi and his wife,...

City Attorney Defends Mayor's Decision To Suspend Embattled Sheriff

AP | Posted 06.10.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco's city attorney says the mayor had the right to suspend the sheriff after the law enforcement official pleaded guilty i...

Mirkarimi's Wife Breaks Her Silence

AP | Posted 06.06.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — The domestic violence case against San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi was akin to a coup and was intended to bring him down, h...

Judge Rules Embattled Sheriff Can Finally Return Home

Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.03.2012 | San Francisco

For the first time since January, embattled San Francisco sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is going to be allowed to sleep in his own bed. Stemming from a do...

Mirkarimi Challenges His Suspension

AP | By MARCUS WOHLSEN | Posted 05.27.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi on Tuesday formally challenged his suspension as he faces a misconduct charge stemming from a do...

A Defiant Mirkarimi Vows To 'Absolutely' Fight

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.24.2012 | San Francisco

A defiant Ross Mirkarimi vowed Thursday to "absolutely" fight the charges of ethical misconduct brought against him by Mayor Ed Lee in response to a l...

SUSPENDED

AP | Posted 05.20.2012 | San Francisco

By PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The San Francisco mayor says he's suspending the city's embattled sheriff and intends to perm...

Will Ross Mirkarimi Resign?

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 05.20.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Pressure mounted Tuesday at a tense City Hall for the mayor and other elected officials to address the domestic violence conviction o...

Mirkarimi Sentenced For False Imprisonment

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 05.19.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — A contrite and emotional San Francisco sheriff apologized Monday for a domestic violence incident with his wife after a judge se...

Controversial Domestic Abuse Video To Be Shown At Sheriff's Trial

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 05.09.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — An emotional video involving the wife of San Francisco's sheriff can be used as evidence during his trial on domestic violence c...

Sheriff's Actress Wife Adds To Domestic Abuse Trial Drama

AP | By TERRY COLLINS | Posted 05.04.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Months after moving to the United States, Latin America telenovela star Eliana Lopez blogged about her hopes and aspirations for her ...

SHOCK: Explosive New Photos Released In Sheriff's Domestic Abuse Case

Aaron Sankin | Posted 02.27.2012 | San Francisco

On Friday, prosecutors working to convict San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi on a series of charges released a series of photos showing Mirkarimi's ...

Embattled Sheriff Wants Wife's Domestic Abuse Video Tossed From Trial

Aaron Sankin | Posted 02.23.2012 | San Francisco

In the latest development in the ongoing legal saga of San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, Mirkarimi's lawyers moved to have a crucial video depicti...

Mirkarimi Facing New Domestic Violence Allegations

Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.24.2012 | San Francisco

Things just keep getting worse for Ross Mirkarimi. San Francisco's newly elected Sheriff is now facing a second domestic abuse complaint--this tim...

We Are Together and We Are Fine

Luanne Rice | Posted 03.15.2012 | San Francisco
Luanne Rice

The photo shows a couple holding hands, rushing out of City Hall in San Francisco. She is Eliana Lopez, a former telenovela star in Venezuela, and he...

Sheriff To Face Domestic Violence Charges

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 03.14.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Prosecutors on Friday charged San Francisco's newly sworn-in sheriff with three misdemeanors, including domestic violence, relat...

San Francisco's Next Sheriff Faces Troubling Allegations Of Domestic Violence

Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.07.2012 | San Francisco

Only days before being sworn in as the next Sheriff of San Francisco, former Supervisor Ross Mirkarimi has become the subject of a domestic abuse inve...