Tag: George Gascon
Newsom puts final stamp on days as mayor (San Francisco Chronicle) After giving himself an extra week in office, Gavin Newsom used the time to put a final stamp on his seven years as mayor. He pushed his choice for interim mayor in a final skirmish with his more liberal rivals on the Board of […]
In a move that came as a surprise to many out-going mayor Gavin Newsom appointed the San Francisco police chief as the new Distric Attorney, filling newly elected Attorney General Kamala Harris’ vacant position.
UPDATE 12:40 P.M. We have an update from KQED’s Rachel Dornhelm, who this morning attended SF Police Chief George Gascon’s press conference, in which he addressed yesterday’s police shooting of a man in a wheelchair. The incident, captured on video, is the second time in one week that San Francisco police have shot a mentally […]