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Ross Mirkarimi's Reinstatement Further Divides San Francisco

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 12.11.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Embattled San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is expected to take control of his department next week, even as the district att...

A SHERIFF'S VICTORY

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 12.09.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — A day after embattled San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi was able to avoid losing his job, the district attorney questioned hi...

Will Ross Mirkarimi's Fate Be Decided Today?

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 12.09.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — After nine months of headlines and bitter legal squabbling over the fate of Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, the San Francisco Board of S...

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...

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...

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...

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 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 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 ...

SF Sheriff Enters Plea, Sentenced

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 05.12.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco's sheriff pleaded guilty Monday to false imprisonment, avoiding a domestic violence trial that threatened to air a...

Ross Mirkarimi Is Having A Very Bad Year

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.31.2012 | San Francisco
Carly Schwartz

I'm having an existential crisis, Sheriff, and it's all your fault. (Or is it?)

A DIFFICULT START

AP | By BETH DUFF-BROWN and TERRY COLLINS | Posted 03.17.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Ross Mirkarimi, San Francisco's first new sheriff in more than three decades, called his swearing in last Sunday "one of the happiest...

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...