San Francisco’s New D.A. Leans Into Prohibition, Will Roll Back Plea Agreements Offered by Her Predecessor

In June, San Francisco recalled District Attorney Chesa Boudin. A progressive prosecutor, Boudin promised reform but shouldered the blame for rising crime rates and a perceived lack of attentiveness to the job. Last month, Mayor London Breed appointed Brooke Jenkins as Boudin’s replacement. Jenkins served as an assistant D.A. for seven years before resigning in […]