Federal Legislation to Reform Crime Labs Proposed

U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) says he will introduce…

    Wed Dec 22nd, 2010 1:45pm By Peter Jamison

Trial Imminent for Steve Vender, PI Charged with Witness Tampering

The closely watched case of a San Francisco private investigator charged with…

    Tue Dec 7th, 2010 3:40pm By Peter Jamison

Exclusive: SFPD Concealed DNA Sample Switch at Crime Lab

Records of bungle in 2008 case were destroyed, investigation findsA forensics analyst's…

    Fri Dec 3rd, 2010 3:30pm By Peter Jamison

SFPD wants to recruit suburbocops from outside the city

During the late 1990s I occasionally sat in on a poker game…

    Wed Nov 10th, 2010 4:00am By Matt Smith

Lionel Sevilla, Cop Accused in Cover-Up, Suspended

The Chronicle is reporting that Lionel Sevilla, a veteran cop accused of…

    Fri Oct 1st, 2010 7:15am By Joe Eskenazi

Police Create Committee To Suss Out Crooked Cops

A retired judge and police team will begin reviewing the misconduct and…

    Fri Aug 20th, 2010 2:59pm By Lauren Smiley

Police Chief George Gascon Says Arizona Immigration Law Lets Thugs Run Wild

San Francisco Police Chief George Gascon — known for locking horns with…

    Tue Jul 6th, 2010 2:59pm By Lauren Smiley

Cops Claim Pot Clubs are Crime Magnets, Won't Provide Evidence To Back It Up

San Francisco Police Chief George Gascon has pledged to drag his department…

    Wed May 12th, 2010 9:30am By Chris Roberts

Cops Bid Adieu to Scandal-Plagued Drug Lab

San Francisco Police employees will stop doing drugs, Chief George Gascon today…

    Wed May 5th, 2010 4:45pm By Joe Eskenazi

D.A. Kamala Harris Doesn't Know How Many S.F. Cops Are Also Criminals

You heard that right: San Francisco District Attorney and Police Chief George…

    Tue May 4th, 2010 7:32pm By Peter Jamison