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S.F. district attorney's task force to probe police, sheriff's scandals
S.F. district attorney's task force to probe police, sheriff's scandals

San Francisco Dist. Atty. George Gascon said Monday that he has launched a task force to investigate three recent law enforcement scandals that have eroded faith in the system and could imperil criminal cases. “The multiple instances of misconduct are extremely troubling, and as the chief law enforcement officer for the county it is my responsibility to be the guardian of a system that has to be fair and equitable in order to retain the faith of the public," Gascon said. "We urge anyone with information about these incidents to contact my office.” The task force will consist of three teams, each focusing on one area of concern. The first scandal to capture the...

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