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.
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.
Protesters Demand Charges Against SFPD Officers In Fatal ShootingCommunity members rallied at San Francisco's Hall of Justice Friday to urge criminal charges against the officers who fatally shot 26-year-old San Francisco resident Mario Woods earlier this month.
San Francisco's Police Chief To Ask For TasersSan Francisco's police chief plans to ask city officials to arm his department with Tasers amid continued protests over the shooting death of a knife-wielding suspect last week.
San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr Changes Tune, Will Process Backlog Of Rape KitsLast week, Chief Suhr said the department didn’t have the resources to get it done, saying the crime lab was already “maxed out.”
Body Cameras For All San Francisco Police Officers Proposed; 250 More Officers To Be HiredThe budget proposal from San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee would also allow the city to 250 new police officers over the next two years.
Man Killed By San Francisco Police Outside Mission Station Previously Asked Connecticut Officer About Pointing Fake Guns At Cops32-year-old Matthew Hoffman sent messages to an officer in Connecticut, asking what would happen if a person were to point a fake gun at a cop from 6 feet away.
SF Police Ready For '4/20' Celebration Of Marijuana In Golden Gate ParkSan Francisco authorities are preparing for thousands of marijuana smokers to gather in Golden Gate Park for the annual 4/20 pot-smoking celebration.
San Francisco Police Chief Victim Of Car BurglaryA recent victim of a vehicle burglary in San Francisco was none other than the man in charge of solving that and all the city's other crimes -- police Chief Greg Suhr.
New SF Budget Allows For Hundreds More Police Officers, FirefightersSan Francisco’s new $7.9 billion budget sets aside funding to hire 300 more police officers and another 120 firefighters over the next two years.
San Francisco Police Chief Recalls Investigating 'Night Stalker' Serial KillingsAfter hearing about condemned inmate Richard Ramirez’s death Friday morning, San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said he felt happy he was gone, reflecting on how the mass murderer had terrorized communities in the Bay Area and Southern California in the 1980s.
SF Plans Overhaul Of Dangerous Intersections In Wake Of Pedestrian DeathsSan Francisco will re-design some of its most dangerous intersections, adjusting the timing traffic signals and fixing cross walks curb ramps all over the city, with the goal of cutting pedestrian deaths in half by the end of the decade, Mayor Ed Lee said Friday.