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New San Francisco DA Vows to Fight the City’s ‘Lawlessness’

  • City can’t afford exodus of jobs, families, prosecutor says
  • ‘We will make it safer’ with renewed focus on accountability
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San Francisco's DA Pledges to Change City's 'Lawless' Image

San Francisco District Attorney Brooke Jenkins has a message about the “lawlessness” she says she inherited in her city: “All crime in San Francisco is illegal again.”

Changing the perception that San Francisco has lost its allure after the pandemic to help keep the city’s economic machine running is “a significant factor” that plays into her efforts, Jenkins said in an exclusive interview at Bloomberg News in San Francisco Thursday.