San Francisco Police Department

Sgt. Ian Furminger and Officer Edmund Robles and their attorneys in federal court, February 28, 2014. (Sketch by Vicki Behringer)

2 SF Police Officers Convicted Of Stealing Money and Property During Searches

Convictions against Sgt. Ian Furminger and Officer Edmond Robles include wire fraud, conspiracy against civil rights and theft of more than $5000 from a federally funded program.

12/05/2014

SFPD Officer Injured In Black Friday Ferguson Protests (Photo: SFPD)

SFPD Officer May Be Disfigured For Life After Attack With Tequila Bottle During Ferguson Protest Violence

Violent protesters slash an officer’s face, leaving a significant gash across his nose and mouth.
“This march, if it ever was a First Amendment march, got hijacked by a criminal fringe element bent on destruction and criminal conduct. Were it not for the efforts of the officers and the leadership on the ground, it could have been far worse,” Suhr said.

12/02/2014

SF Protest

79 Arrests In San Francisco Union Square Black Friday Protests, 5 Officers Injured

San Francisco’s police chief says 79 people in all were charged in connection with a protest at Union Square during Black Friday that turned violent. At least five SFPD officers were injured during their response.

12/01/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Jury Deliberations Set To Begin in San Francisco Police Officers’ Corruption Case

A San Francisco police officer corruption case is going to a jury on Monday where the officers are charged with conspiracy to commit theft from the Police Department, theft of more than $5,000 and conspiracy to violate civil rights.

11/25/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Former SFPD Officer Said 2 Officers On Trial Joined Him Stealing Money, Drugs During Arrests

A former San Francisco police officer told a federal jury Monday that he stole money, property and drugs during searches and arrests and said he did it with two other officers now on trial.

11/17/2014

NLCS - St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants - Game Four

Giants Pitcher Sergio Romo Reportedly Investigated Over Encounter With Police

As the Giants play the Royals in the World Series, the San Francisco Police Department is reportedly investigating surveillance video involving pitcher Sergio Romo and his girlfriend following an encounter with officers last week.

10/22/2014

Police on the scene of a fatal officer-involved shooting at Second and Bryant Streets near AT&T Park on October 7, 2014. (CBS)

Police Shoot, Kill Suspected Car Thief Near AT&T Park

Police in San Francisco killed a suspected car thief and wounded another suspect in a shooting near AT&T Park Tuesday night.

10/07/2014

Alex Nieto vigil protest rally Bernal Heights

Lawsuit Filed As Community Rallies For Man Shot Dead By San Francisco Police In March

Friends and family of the man shot and killed by San Francisco police in March hosted a sunrise ceremony in the Bernal Heights neighborhood Friday morning to honor Alejandro Nieto.

08/22/2014

(San Francisco Police Department)

San Francisco Police Release Video Of Possible Suspect In Duboce Triangle Beating Death

San Francisco police released video footage Thursday from a taxi cab dashboard camera of a person wanted for questioning in connection with a fatal beating in Duboce Triangle earlier this month.

08/21/2014

New K-9 bullet-proof vest demonstrated on San Francisco's Treasure Island (Jeffrey Schaub/KCBS)

6 Bulletproof Vests Donated To San Francisco Police Department’s K-9 Unit

The San Francisco police department has received a donation of six Kevlar bulletproof vests for its canine patrol and tactical units.

07/09/2014

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