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Mayor Cracks Down On Mirkarimi

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 12.29.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — The district attorney and the mayor said Monday they are seeking legislation to prohibit the reinstated San Francisco sheriff fr...

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...


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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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?)

Embattled Sheriff To Appear In Court On Domestic Violence Charge

AP | TERRY COLLINS | Posted 03.20.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco's new sheriff pleaded not guilty to domestic violence and other charges Thursday as a judge ordered him to stay aw...

Domestic Violence Activists Call For New San Francisco Sheriff To Resign

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.13.2012 | San Francisco

A coalition of anti-domestic violence advocates gathered on the steps of City Hall Thursday to demand the resignation of newly sworn-in San Francisco ...

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...