1 Of 5 Hunger Strikers Protesting San Francisco Police Is HospitalizedOne of the five people conducting a hunger strike outside San Francisco’s Mission Police Station was taken to the hospital Wednesday, according to a spokeswoman for the group.
Former SFPD Lieutenant Pleads Not Guilty To Criminal ChargesAn attorney for a former San Francisco police lieutenant recently named in a scandal over racist text messages Tuesday said his client had not sent offensive messages himself and had tried to tell a fellow officer to stop sending them.
Former SFPD Lieutenant Charged With Interfering In Officer's Rape InvestigationCriminal charges have been filed against a former San Francisco police lieutenant who allegedly interfered with an investigation into sexual assault allegations against a fellow officer, District Attorney George Gascon said Wednesday.
New Racist, Homophobic Texts Emerge In Ongoing SFPD ScandalAs the San Francisco police continue to deal with scandals involving racist and homophobic texts, inflammatory new messages emerged from a former officer on Tuesday.
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.
Angry Crowd Calls For Suhr's Job At SFPD Town Hall Meeting A meeting in San Francisco to discuss the latest officer-involved shooting in the Mission District on Wednesday was filled with members of the community angrily demanding answers.
SFPD Officer Arrested For Illegal Records Access After Sexual Assault InvestigationA San Francisco police officer who was the subject of an internal affairs investigation over a sexual assault allegation was arrested Wednesday for illegally accessing confidential records, according to authorities.
Driver Error Cited In Horrific Union Square Tour Bus CrashSan Francisco police officials announced Wednesday that they have cited the tour bus driver in the frightening Union Square crash last November for "unsafe speed."
Extra Patrols At SFO, On BART In Wake Of Brussels Terror AttacksAdditional patrols will be in place at the San Francisco International Airport and on BART Tuesday, following terror attacks in Brussels, Belgium.
San Francisco Police Union Officials Accuse DA Gascon Of Drunken Racist RemarksMembers of the San Francisco Police Officers Association on Wednesday leveled accusations that SF District Attorney and former Chief of Police George Gascon made racist comments during a drunken dinner in 2010.
Autopsy Shows Mario Woods Was Shot 20 Times, Had History Of Drug UseAn autopsy report released today shows that Mario Woods suffered 21 gunshot wounds, many of them to the back of his body, and that he had methamphetamines and other drugs in his system when he was shot by five San Francisco police officers in the Bayview District on Dec. 2.
Tasers Dominate Debate Over Proposed SFPD Use Of Force PolicySan Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr presented a new use of force policy to the city’s Police Commission Wednesday evening in response to the fatal shooting of Mario Woods.