Mayor Breed Announces Transition Plan for District Attorney
At the request of District Attorney-Elect Chesa Boudin, Interim District Attorney Suzy Loftus will serve until January 8th
San Francisco, CA — Today Mayor London N. Breed announced that Interim District Attorney Suzy Loftus will stay in office until January 8th to complete the term vacated when District Attorney George Gascon vacated his post last month. DA-Elect Boudin requested that Loftus continue to serve until he’s prepared to assume the post.
“I have met with DA-Elect Chesa Boudin and congratulated him on his election as San Francisco’s next District Attorney,” said Mayor Breed. “We discussed how we can work together to address the challenges facing our City, as well as to work out a transition plan. I’m supportive of his request to have Interim District Attorney Suzy Loftus stay to lead the office, which she has agreed to do. Suzy continues to demonstrate her commitment to serving our city and will provide much-needed leadership during this transition.”