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SAN FRANCISCO DEPUTY SHERIFFS’ ASSOCIATION SUPPORTS MAYOR FARRELL’S CALL FOR STATE TO FUND SEISMICALLY UNSAFE HALL OF JUSTICE

SAN FRANCISCO DEPUTY SHERIFFS’ ASSOCIATION SUPPORTS SAN FRANCISCO MAYOR MARK FARRELL’S CALL FOR STATE TO FUND AND REBUILD THE SEISMICALLY UNSAFE HALL OF JUSTICE “Rebuilding the Hall of Justice is the only way to ensure the safety of court staff, attorneys, jurors, Sheriff’s Deputies and countless others,” the letter reads. “We urge you to take […] Read More »

Body of Slain Las Vegas Officer Gets Police Escort to Mortuary

Huddled near the back of the Clark County coroner’s office Tuesday evening, about 20 officers solemnly saluted the body of Charleston Hartfield, the off-duty Metropolitan Police Department officer killed in the mass shooting on the Strip. He was 34. With his body loaded into a van, officers from several agencies heaved themselves into patrol cars, […] Read More »

Prop 64: Recreational Marijuana is Legal, but Law Enforcement Agencies Can Still Prohibit It’s Use

In November 2016 California voters approved California Proposition 64 – Adult Use of Marijuana Act (“Prop 64”). Prop 64 created Health and Safety Code §11362.45 which provides that legalization of medical marijuana shall not be “construed or interpreted to amend, repeal, affect, restrict or preempt… (f) the rights and obligations of public and private employers to maintain a drug and alcohol free workplace? or affect the ability of employers to have policies prohibiting the use of marijuana by employees and prospective employees…” Read More »