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Wife Of Sheriff Convicted Of Domestic Abuse Puts On Play To Tell Her Side

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2015 | Crime

SAN FRANCISCO, May 27 (Reuters) - The wife of the San Francisco sheriff convicted of domestic abuse in a scandal that rocked the department is set t...

Aaron Sankin

Mayor Lee: 'Enough Is Enough' | Aaron Sankin | Posted 07.12.2012 | San Francisco

Ed Lee is not happy. When San Francisco's mayor began the process of permanently removing scandal-plagued sheriff Ross Mirkarimi from office, his ...

Mirkarimi's Ethics Hearing Begins

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 08.20.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco Ethics Commission opened its historic inquiry into Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi's fitness for office Tuesday with a tedio...

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...

Can San Francisco Continue the Fight Against Domestic Violence?

Andrea Shorter | Posted 05.29.2012 | San Francisco
Andrea Shorter

The charges of official misconduct against Ross Mirkarimi are damning. But beyond one politician or one news cycle, there is a long-term danger facing the city's domestic violence strategy.

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...


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...

Mirkarimi Faces A Rough Road Ahead

AP | By PAUL ELIAS | Posted 05.13.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco sheriff has a political thicket to get through now that he's putting his legal woes behind him with a plea bargain ...

The City Reacts To Sheriff's Controversial Plea Deal

Posted 03.12.2012 | San Francisco

On Monday, San Francisco was aflutter as the city's sheriff Ross Mirkarimi pleaded guilty to misdemeanor false imprisonment -- a plea bargain that all...

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 ...

The City's New Sheriff Sworn In Amid Domestic Violence Allegations

AP | Posted 03.09.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco's new sheriff used his swearing-in ceremony Sunday to speak publicly for the first time about allegations that he was i...

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...