San Francisco, CA – On New Year’s Eve, 27-year-old Hanako (Hana) Abe and another woman, identified as 60-year-old Elizabeth Platt, were killed while crossing the street in San Francisco’s South of Market district, at Second and Market Streets.
SFPD officers said the women were struck by a parolee driving a stolen car. Reportedly, 45-year-old Troy McAllister, who was on parole for robbery, was speeding and ran a red light, struck another vehicle and and then lost control of the vehicle he was driving, which slammed into the two women and killed them. Abe’s family said that the two women didn’t know each other.
McAllister fled the scene but was [...]
San Francisco, CA – Over the last two weeks, two rookie SFPD officers have been indicted, largely in part to the legal schemes of newly-elected District Attorney Chesa Boudin. This is the first time in years SFPD officers have faced charges, and there’s a good explanation for that: Simply put, DA Boudin is the product of a parental upbringing that ingrained in him a hatred of the police.
Both of Boudin’s parents did prison time in connection with the murders of two police officers and a security guard while members of the Weather Underground, an organization labeled by the FBI as a terrorist group due to their bombings of federal buildings and attacks on law [...]