Alex Faganâ€‹Alex Fagan, the decorated former chief best recalled for his and his son's role in the city's bizarre "fajitagate" scandal will be laid to rest 10 a.m. Friday at St. Mary's Cathedral.Lest passers-by think uncharitable thoughts about the departed Fagan for an event truly beyond his contr ... More >>
George Gascon is S.F.'s first police chief in 30 years who wasn't homegrown — and he's promising big changes. Criminals and lazy cops, you have been warned.
With homicide cases going unsolved and morale in the police department sinking, Heather Fong's days as chief may be numbered.
Were the cops really innocent of assault, or is our DA's Office just lame?
Aides insist that Mayor Gavin Newsom is focused on City Hall; his sudden celebrity has spawned speculation about higher office. Much higher.
A fictional account of a real event leaves us choking on our cream puffs
Week of Wednesday, February 4, 2004
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Gavin Newsom should look to Sacramento for political inspiration
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The long-running pro-bike protest known as Critical Mass is a form of ritual self-abuse that hurts the cause of city cycling
Our DA's ineptitude in dealing with a food-inspired police scandal may frustrate desperately needed reform of SFPD
Police brass can't account for a rogue vice operation