Greg Suhr

Omar Shahwan (San Francisco Chronicle)

San Francisco Dismembered Body In Suitcase Identified As 58-Year-Old Vallejo Resident

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.

02/11/2015

Image from a YouTube video shows San Francsico Deputy Public Defender Jami Tillotson being arrested by San Francisco Police Inspector Brian Stansbury on January 27, 2015 at the Hall of Justice. (SF Public Defender's Office)

San Francisco Deputy Public Defender Files Complaint Against Police Officers Following Arrest

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.

02/05/2015

SFPD Graduation

45 New Police Officers Receive Their Badges At San Francisco Graduation Ceremony

Forty-five men and women joined the San Francisco Police Department as new officers Friday as part of the department’s 241st graduating class.

01/04/2015

Sgt. Ian Furminger and Officer Edmund Robles and their attorneys in federal court, February 28, 2014. (Sketch by Vicki Behringer)

2 San Francisco Police Officers Convicted On Several Counts In Federal Corruption Trial

Two San Francisco police officers were found guilty on about half the charges against them in a federal corruption trial as the jury reached a verdict on Friday.

12/05/2014

SFPD Officer Injured In Black Friday Ferguson Protests (Photo: SFPD)

SFPD Officer May Be Disfigured For Life After Attack With Tequila Bottle During Ferguson Protest Violence

Violent protesters slash an officer’s face, leaving a significant gash across his nose and mouth.
“This march, if it ever was a First Amendment march, got hijacked by a criminal fringe element bent on destruction and criminal conduct. Were it not for the efforts of the officers and the leadership on the ground, it could have been far worse,” Suhr said.

12/02/2014

SF Protest

79 Arrests In San Francisco Union Square Black Friday Protests, 5 Officers Injured

San Francisco’s police chief says 79 people in all were charged in connection with a protest at Union Square during Black Friday that turned violent. At least five SFPD officers were injured during their response.

12/01/2014

A couch was set on fire in San Francisco's Mission District during celebrations of the Giants World Series championship on October 29, 2014. (CBS)

San Francisco Police Chief Condemns ‘Disgraceful’ Rowdiness Following Giants World Series Win

It’s shameful that three police officers had to be hospitalized because of attacks during the impromptu street parties after the Giants World Series win on Wednesday, said Police Chief Greg Suhr.

10/30/2014

A man vandalizes a San Francisco Muni bus following the Giants' World Series win on October 28, 2012. 22-year-old Gregory Tyler Graniss has been arrested in the case. (San Francisco Chronicle)

SFPD Prepping For Possibly Busy Week If Giants Win World Series

It could be a very busy week for San Francisco police between possible celebrations of a possible Giants World Series victory and a certain holiday where fans might dress up like their favorite sports heroes.

10/27/2014

The body of a gunman lays next to an overturned Cadillac Escalade at Battery and California streets in San Francisco following a police chase and shooting, September 25, 2014. (CBS)

Carjacking Suspect Killed By Police In San Francisco Financial District Identified

A carjacking suspect who was killed after crashing in San Francisco’s Financial District and then turning a gun on officers after a high-speed chase through three counties last week has been identified, according to the medical examiner’s office.

10/07/2014

The body of a gunman lays next to an overturned Cadillac Escalade at Battery and California streets in San Francisco following a police chase and shooting, September 25, 2014. (CBS)

Carjacking Suspect Killed by SFPD Officers Last Week Shot 32 Times, Had Prior Convictions

Six San Francisco police officers fired 32 times at a carjacking suspect who crashed in the city’s Financial District and turned a gun on the officers after a high-speed chase through three counties early Thursday morning, police Chief Greg Suhr said Monday afternoon.

09/29/2014

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