The mother of a Seattle man who died in a confrontation with San Francisco police one year ago has filed a federal wrongful death and civil rights lawsuit against the city.
Several dozen protesters marched in the area of Duboce Avenue and Church Street in San Francisco Monday morning, disrupting service on the SF Municipal Railway’s J-Church line on the one-year anniversary of a police shooting.
San Francisco police have released the names of two officers who were involved in a foot pursuit last month of a parolee who died when they say he accidentally shot himself to death.
San Francisco police said Thursday that they have recovered the gun used by Kenneth Harding, the 19-year-old man who died in a shooting that involved police in the Bayview District on July 16.
The brother of a man killed in a recent shooting that involved San Francisco police in the city’s Bayview District has been arrested in connection with a murder in Seattle, police said Wednesday.
Relatives of a parolee who San Francisco police believe fatally shot himself as he ran away from officers say they doubt the department’s account.
Local faith leaders will be on San Francisco Municipal Railways’s T-line platforms Monday morning offering to pay the fares as a gesture to quell simmering anger following the recent fatal police shooting of a young parolee.
A man who was thought to have died from an officer-involved shooting in San Francisco last weekend appears instead to have been killed by a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
A town hall meeting in San Francisco’s Bayview District to address a fatal police shooting last weekend was stopped early after angry community members took over the microphone to yell at police and city officials.
San Francisco police said Wednesday that more than half of the 43 people arrested during Tuesday evening’s protest over a fatal police shooting last weekend were not city residents.