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San Francisco Police Officer Involved In Racist, Homophobic Text Scandal Resigns

Michael Robinson, who spent more than 20 years on the force, retired on Wednesday.

03/19/2015

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1,000 Criminal Cases To Be Reviewed In Wake Of Racist, Homophobic Texts Sent Between San Francisco Cops

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi estimates as many as 1,000 criminal cases will be reviewed following the racist and homophobic text messages allegedly sent by four San Francisco police officers.

03/17/2015

The San Francisco Police Department's Mission District Station. (CBS)

4 Officers Investigated For Exchanging Racist, Homophobic Texts With Convicted SFPD Mission District Supervisor

The texts were part a petition filed by federal prosecutors in the case of former SFPD Sgt. Ian Furminger.

03/14/2015

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SAE Fraternity’s Bay Area Chapters Disciplined For Bad Behavior In Recent Years, Banned At UC Davis

The national fraternity at the center of the Oklahoma University racist chant video has several large chapters in and around the Bay Area that have been investigated and disciplined for bad behavior in recent years.

03/10/2015

Messages disparaging four men fatally shot in San Francisco's Hayes Valley neighborhood were posted on cars during a vigil on January 12, 2015. (CBS)

Racist Flyers Insult Mourners, 4 Men Murdered In San Francisco Hayes Valley During Community Vigil

As mourners gathered Monday to remember four men fatally shot in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley last week, someone posted racially-insensitive notes on people’s cars disparaging the victims.

01/13/2015

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San Lorenzo Board Member Of 42 Years Censured After Racist, Sexist Comments To Employees

An East Bay sanitary district’s board of directors has censured a longtime board member for racial slurs and sexist remarks they say he made to district employees.

12/24/2014

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San Jose State Accused Of Not Responding To Alleged Racist Remark Made By Member Of Campus Organization

San Jose State University officials are being accused of failing to respond to another alleged racist incident on campus that occurred last February.

11/10/2014

San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood. (CBS)

San Francisco Chinatown Leaders Urge Better Training After Tour Guide’s Racist Rant

City officials and Chinatown community leaders rallied Thursday in response to an expletive-filled speech by a tour guide denigrating the neighborhood and its residents and called for better training and oversight by the tour industry.

10/23/2014

San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood. (CBS)

Guide Goes On Videotaped Racist, Expletive-Laced Rant To Tourists Aboard Chinatown Bus In San Francisco

A tour-guide in San Francisco’s Chinatown was filmed during a racist and expletive-laden rant about the neighborhood and its inhabitants, and garnered applause tourists.

10/22/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 22: Senator Ted W. Lieu arrives at the Human Rights Campaign Los Angeles Gala Dinner at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on March 22, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

California State Senator Calls For Fox TV Host’s Resignation After Xenophobic Remarks

A California State Senator is calling for a Fox TV host to resign after using a racial slur on his show.

07/13/2014

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