DA Claims Efforts To Investigate SFPD Being 'Stonewalled'District Attorney George Gascon has sent a scathing letter to Mayor Ed Lee, demanding he live up to his campaign promise of being committed to transparency within the San Francisco Police Department.
Mayor Lee Asks Feds To Investigate SFPD Shooting Of Mario WoodsSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has requested a federal investigation of the police shooting of a young black man, along with a broader look into the department.
San Francisco Hopes Homeless Will Use New Temporary ShelterThe question of how San Francisco would handle the homeless during Super Bowl 50 festivities has been a point of speculation, but on Thursday officials unveiled a new temporary shelter that is nearly set to open.
San Francisco Rolling Bicycle Stop Ordinance Vetoed By Mayor LeeSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee followed through Tuesday on his pledge to veto an ordinance that would have allowed bicyclists to roll through stop signs when it was safe to do so.
Protesters Disrupt SF Mayor Lee Inauguration, Call For Police Chief's FiringDozens of rowdy protesters called for San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr’s resignation during a swearing in ceremony for Mayor Ed Lee today.
SF Mayor Says Switch To Renewable Diesel For Transportation Fleet Is CompleteS.F. mayor Ed Lee announced at a summit in Portland, Ore. that San Francisco has completed a switch to renewable diesel at all 53 fueling facilities for the city's diesel vehicle fleet.
Mayor Lee Calls Bayview Shooting 'Very Upsetting' After Viewing VideoSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced Monday that following a fatal shooting of a 26-year-old man in the city’s Bayview District last week he is working with the Police Department and police commission to prioritize deescalation and minimize use of force.
SF Mayor Lee Announces Creation Of New City Department To Combat HomelessnessSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced plans Thursday to create a new Department to End Homelessness and spend $1 billion over the next four years helping homeless residents move into permanent housing.
San Francisco City Hall Lit Up In Remembrance Of Paris Terror VictimsAs a sign of solidarity with the French people following Friday’s terror attacks in Paris, City Hall in San Francisco was bathed in the national colors of France.
SF Election Wrap: Peskin, Hennessy Win Supe, Sheriff Seats; Props F And I DefeatedAaron Peskin appears to have come out ahead of Julie Christensen in the San Francisco race for District 3 supervisor in Tuesday's election, according to complete unofficial election results.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Cruises To Re-Election, Sheriff Mirkarimi OutSan Francisco voters re-elected Mayor Ed Lee and threw out embattled Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi while a measure to curb Airbnb rentals was losing by a wide margin.
NBA Champion Warriors Celebrated At San Francisco City Hall, Mayor Renews Push For ArenaSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee presented the Golden State Warriors, a key to the city on Wednesday following their NBA Championship season and in celebration of the new season, which begins on Oct. 27.