The waste, inequity of filling jails with those who can’t make bail

Today the San Francisco Chronicle printed an important opinion piece by the San Francisco public defender Jeff Adachi and Naneen Karraker a member of Taxpayers for Public Safety. “The waste, inequity of filling jails with those who can’t make bail.”  Did you know that: “In San Francisco, 85 percent of the roughly 1,300 inmates in county jail haven’t been convicted of … Read more