SF Sheriff Pleads Guilty to False Imprisonment Misdemeanor
March 13, 2012
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi pleaded guilty to the lesser misdemeanor false imprisonment charge, ending his prosecution for a domestic dispute with his wife.
Mirkarimi's plea deal is fairly standard. It was unclear whether the false imprisonment charge was for allegedly grabbing and restraining his wife or for reportedly insisting she stay in the house afterward, reports the Silicon Valley Mercury News.
Mirkarimi still must abide by an order to "stay away" from his wife until his counseling is under way. The order that prohibits him from carrying a gun likely will remain in effect until then.
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
Michael @ 3/13/2012 9:14 PM
City Politics at its best..........this kind of crap has gone on forever in SF.
Not that I condone this behavior, but I bet it was blown way out of portion.
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
Orion Safety Products has introduced a new, patented, Eco-Friendly Safety Flare. The new...
Police Chief Charlie Beck will have to take questions, in a formal deposition, from the...
A New Orleans police officer was arrested and placed on emergency suspension after...
After the shooting, officers entered the home and discovered another man with multiple...
The officer was on his regular tour of duty in Hyde Park, and the man was on his way to...