Public Defender Jeff Adachi Sworn in to Fifth Term
by Nicole Yelich
Jan 09, 2019
On Tuesday, Public Defender Jeff Adachi was sworn in for his fifth term by Mayor London Breed.  Adachi was first elected to the office in 2003 and since has launched a program to support kids in low-income neighborhoods and last year helped then Board President Breed pass legislation to do away with criminal justice fees for low-income defendants.