The Roundtable

New district attorney makes city less safe

By Owen Murray, Editor-in-Chief

February 14, 2020

San Francisco elected Chesa Boudin as its new District Attorney in November of 2019, and in less than a month of his incumbency, the city has already become more dangerous. Weeks after he was sworn in in early January, Boudin made national news for dropping charges against a man who savagely attacked a police officer’s face with broken vodka bottles, leaving him with severe head and neck injurie...