The suspected killer, Nathaniel Dixon, had a lengthy criminal history but was out on probation under the state’s prison realignment law, AB 109.
Sacramento District Attorney Threatens City Over Homelessness
Brittany M. Thu, 08/10/2023 - 09:36
Sacramento County District Attorney Thien Ho threatened legal action against the City of Sacramento Monday over its escalating homelessness crisis.
Chesa Boudin Won’t Run for San Francisco DA This Fall
Boudin’s decision places Brooke Jenkins in a stronger position this fall. But there’s a new candidate in the race.Brittany M. Thu, 08/11/2022 - 05:26
Fifteen Staffers Fired From San Francisco District Attorney's Office
Brittany M. Thu, 07/21/2022 - 07:12
The new DA is cleaning house.
A San Francisco prosecutor who resigned in opposition to Chesa Boudin’s policies will replace her former boss as the city’s next District Attorney.
DA Smittcamp remains “troubled” by the events and has confirmed an FBI investigation centering around former congressman TJ Cox.
Police Chief Bill Scott says he is committed to ending the practice immediately.
Cities look to take over misdemeanor prosecutions
Brittany M. Thu, 02/03/2022 - 03:16
With crime surging and criticism against LA’s district attorney mounting, some cities want to take prosecutorial matters into their own hands.
San Francisco’s district attorney is accused of mishandling an AAPI hate crime and withholding evidence to get an officer convicted of assault.
Nearly two dozen cities have signed on to the effort to recall LA's district attorney.