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United States

17 January 2008

San Francisco Chronicle, Column

A lot has changed since San Francisco police Lt. John Murphy started working the drug and homicide beats in the 1980s. "In the '80s, we'd get one, two or three guns a week," Murphy said. "Now it's like — who doesn't have one?" Just about everyone, it seems. Kevin Ryan, the former U.S. attorney who worked on federal law enforcement for the Bush administration, recently joined the staff of San Francisco Gavin Newsom as director of the Office of Criminal Justice. He... (

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