Use Of Force Incidents On Decline For San Francisco PoliceSan Francisco police say use of force incidents involving officers were down in the first quarter of this year as compared to the same period last year.
Demonstrations Commemorate Anniversary of SF Police Shooting Death of Mario WoodsA group of more than a dozen protesters demonstrated Friday afternoon on the one-year anniversary of the fatal police shooting of Mario Woods.
Local Law Enforcement Promotes Positive Image With VideosWith the relationships between law enforcement and some communities strained, some Bay Area officers are turning to social media to try and put their officers in a friendlier light.
California To Track All Police Use Of Force OnlineAll 800 police departments in California must begin using a new online tool launched Thursday to report and help track every time officers use force.
Hundreds March Down SF Market Street In Peaceful Rally For Black Lives MatterProtesters held signs supporting the Black Lives Matter movement and police escorted the marchers from the Embarcadero to City Hall.
Mayor Turns Down Frisco5 Hunger Strikers Demand Mayor Ed Lee rejected a call for the firing of Police Chief Greg Suhr in a phone conversation with five hunger strikers who are demanding the chief’s removal.
Activists Protest SFPD Shootings With Mission District Hunger StrikeCommunity activists outraged by recent police killings in San Francisco took a dramatic step Thursday in an effort to spur change by staging a hunger strike outside a Mission District police station.
Activist Groups Join Forces To Protest Fatal San Francisco Police ShootingsThree activist groups formed after three separate fatal shootings by San Francisco police joined forces Friday, more than a week after a federal civil jury cleared four officers charged with fatally shooting Alex Nieto in 2014.
Man Threatens To Shoot San Francisco Police If There Are More Officer ShootingsA threatening phone call to shoot police officers was received at the Mission Police Station Monday morning.
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.
Outraged Bayview Residents Call For SFPD Chief's Resignation Over Police ShootingAngry residents called for Police Chief Greg Suhr's resignation Friday evening at a packed community meeting in the Bayview District to discuss the fatal shooting of a San Francisco man by police earlier this week.
U.S. Dept. Of Justice Sending Mediator To Salinas Following Officer-Involved ShootingsThe Salinas police chief announced Tuesday that he has asked the U.S. Department of Justice to send a conciliation specialist to Salinas in order to facilitate community dialogue following recent officer-involved shootings.