This might make for an interesting beer commercial. A San Francisco football fan accused of hurling two 40-ounce bottles of Miller High Life at a convenience store clerk was acquitted after video showed he was merely defending himself -- from a glass of water and a bat. Jurors deliberated for abou ... More >>
A San Francisco man accused of sexually abusing a young girl living in his home was cleared of all charges today after a jury decided it was just a misunderstanding, according to the Public Defender's Office.Angel Garcia, 32, got into trouble back in December when he was trying to break up a squabbl ... More >>
Goings on at General Hospital have, sadly, resembled goings on at General HospitalProsecutors are set to dismiss charges tomorrow against Irving Jovel, the 49-year-old man accused of sodomizing a quadriplegic stroke patient at General Hospital. This move came about after DNA tests on the alleged ... More >>
As D.A. Kamala Harris campaigns to be attorney general, her success rate in felony trials has dropped below that of any big-city prosecutor in California.
Nobody's saying David Rhodman is perfect. He used to be a cocaine addict, says his public defender, Carmen Aguirre, and he's got a few crack and cocaine-related charges from the early 90's on his record. There was also a felony robbery in 1995, which resulted in a strike on Rhodman's recor ... More >>
Police are luring the homeless into crime. Is this time well spent?