A community meeting on last week’s officer-involved shooting was cut short when SFPD Chief Suhr was repeatedly shouted down by protests of angry people who called for his resignation.
Michael Robinson, who spent more than 20 years on the force, retired on Wednesday.
San Francisco’s Police Department is widening its probe into offensive text messages by its officers that included racist and homophobic slurs.
The demands of justice for Amilcar Perez-Lopez, the 21-year-old Guatemalan man shot and killed by two San Francisco police officers last month continued outside City Hall on Wednesday.
Dozens of Mission District residents gathered for the town hall meeting at Cesar Chavez Elementary School Monday evening, located just a block and a half away from the scene of the fatal officer-involved shooting on Thursday night.
San Francisco police are investigating a Thursday night officer-involved shooting in the Mission District that left a robbery suspect dead.
San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said Thursday that a police officer who struck a homeless man with his baton and then administered pepper spray after rousting him from the back of a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus earlier this month was simply doing as he was trained.
The dismembered body found in a suitcase in San Francisco has been identified as Omar Shahwan of Vallejo, friend and roommate of the lead suspect who was found dead last weekend.
The San Francisco public defender whose arrest last week at the Hall of Justice went viral after being posted on YouTube has now filed a complaint against the officers involved, the city’s Public Defender said.
Forty-five men and women joined the San Francisco Police Department as new officers Friday as part of the department’s 241st graduating class.