San Diego is the rottenest graft ridden city of its size on the American continent. If the Mayor and the Chief of Police don’t know it they ought to be sent to a home for the feeble-minded. If they do know it, they both should be in the penitentiary.
–Abraham Sauer, publisher, San Diego Herald.
In 1925, a San Diego City Councilman was indicted for attempting to bribe developer Ed Fletcher. Read more about The Bribe.