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COVID-19 – San Francisco Public Defender’s Office Responds

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In response to the serious public health concerns related to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), our office has been leading the way in...

Traffic Safety, Civil Rights Groups Urge SF Police Commission to Override...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 7, 2024 MEDIA CONTACT: SF Public Defender’s Office | Jessie Seyfer |  PDR-MediaRelations@sfgov.org | (415) 851-2212 **PRESS RELEASE** Traffic Safety, Civil Rights Groups Urge SF Police Commission...

SF Jury Acquits Man Wrongly Accused of Commercial Burglary and Possession...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 30, 2024 MEDIA CONTACT: PDR-MediaRelations@sfgov.org  **PRESS RELEASE** SF Jury Acquits Man Wrongly Accused of Commercial Burglary and Possession of Stolen Property SAN FRANCISCO –...

SF Jury Acquits Young Black Man Who Was Racially Profiled and...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 17, 2024 MEDIA CONTACT: PDR-MediaRelations@sfgov.org **PRESS RELEASE** SF Jury Acquits Young Black Man Who Was Racially Profiled and Falsely Accused  SAN FRANCISCO – On...

SF Jury Acquits Unhoused Man Who Defended Himself Against Death Threats...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 22, 2023 MEDIA CONTACT: PDR-MediaRelations@sfgov.org | Valerie Ibarra, PIO (628)249-7946 **PRESS RELEASE** SF Jury Acquits Unhoused Man Who Defended Himself Against Death Threats...

Charges Dropped Against Man Shot Five Times by Police After Prosecutors...

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*This press released was updated on 12/21/23 at 2:30pm. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 21, 2023 MEDIA CONTACT: PDR-MediaRelations@sfgov.org  **PRESS RELEASE** Charges Dropped Against Man Shot Five Times by...

San Francisco Public Defender’s Office Files Racial Justice Act Claim in...

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San Francisco Public Defender’s Office Files Racial Justice Act Claim in Police Shooting Case SFPD confronted Jose Corvera, who was riding a bike while pushing...

Public Defenders Across Calif. Urge State Supreme Court to Uphold its...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 14, 2023MEDIA CONTACT:  SF Public Defender’s Office | PubDef-MediaRelations@sfgov.org | jessie.seyfer@sfgov.org | (415) 851-2212  **PRESS RELEASE** Public Defenders Across Calif. Urge State Supreme...

Jury Acquits Unhoused Man Who Defended Himself Against Repeated Threats by...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 13, 2023 MEDIA CONTACT: SF Public Defender’s Office | PDR-MediaRelations@sfgov.org | Valerie Ibarra (628)249-7946 **PRESS RELEASE** Jury Acquits Unhoused Man Who Defended Himself...

Two Juries Acquit Man Who Defended Himself Against Shopkeeper While Trying...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 7, 2023 MEDIA CONTACT: PubDef-MediaRelations@sfgov.org | Valerie Ibarra, PIO (628)249-7946 **PRESS RELEASE** Two Juries Acquit Man Who Defended Himself Against Shopkeeper While Trying...

SF Public Defender’s Office Condemns Traumatic Federal Arrests of Young Mothers...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 1, 2023MEDIA CONTACT: PubDef-MediaRelations@sfgov.org | Public Relations Officer Jessie.Seyfer@sfgov.org | (415) 851-2212  **PRESS STATEMENT** SF Public Defender’s Office Condemns Traumatic Federal Arrests...