Alleged San Francisco Police Brutality Prompts ACLU LawsuitA federal civil rights lawsuit was filed Wednesday against San Francisco police for an incident of alleged police brutality against a young black man in the city in April.
Protesters Rally As Calif. Lawmakers Consider Bills To Regulate Videos Of Police ActivityCalifornia lawmakers are considering bills to regulate videos of police activities and law enforcement’s acquisition of surplus military equipment as hundreds of Black Lives Matter protesters rally outside the governor’s office.
Witnesses To San Jose Arrest Caught On Video File Complaints; Police Defend Use Of ForceAfter video of a violent arrest in San Jose last weekend went viral, police in San Jose admitted the video is tough to watch, but defended the use of force on the suspect.
VIDEO: San Jose Police Use Of Force Questioned After Violent Arrest Caught On CameraThe San Jose Police Department's internal affairs division is investigating what some citizens described as "police brutality" in a three-minute, one second video that has already been viewed nearly 100,000 times, and is being watched more than 20,000 times an hour Monday night.
Oakland May Day Protests Marred By Vandalism To Businesses, Cars On Auto RowA May Day protest and march through the streets of Downtown Oakland turned violent Friday evening, with some businesses and cars being vandalized.
New Video Shows BART Cop Slamming Drunk Woman To Floor In Federal LawsuitBay Area Rapid Transit police face a lawsuit claiming they used excessive force on a drunken woman last year.
WHEN & WHERE: Bay Area Protests Planned Against Police Brutality For Nationwide Shut Down DayDemonstrators are taking up Bay Area streets Tuesday as part of Nationwide Shutdown Day to protest recent cases of alleged police brutality caught on video.
Officer Who Beat, Pepper Sprayed San Francisco Homeless Man 'Doing As He Was Trained' Says ChiefSan 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.
Justice Department Will Likely Clear Police Officer Darren Wilson In Ferguson CaseThe FBI has completed its investigation into the police shooting of an unarmed, black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, a U.S. official said Wednesday.
WHEN AND WHERE: More BART, Traffic Disruptions Planned During #MLKShutItDown WeekendIt's the calm after the spoon-banging storm that shut down three San Francisco BART stations Friday morning, but it won't last for long.
Napa To Pay $700K To Family Of Man Killed By Police In ShootingThe city of Napa and the family of a man who was fatally shot by Napa police in 2010 have settled a wrongful death lawsuit, both parties to the suit announced Monday.
San Jose Police Officer Placed On Leave After Provocative Tweets To #BlackLivesMatter Protesters Won't Face Criminal ChargesProsecutors say the San Jose police officer who posted inflammatory and taunting social media messages about anti-police protesters won't face criminal charges.