Acting SFPD Chief: Racial Bias Almost Stopped Him From Joining PoliceVideo has surfaced of Toney Chaplin, who was appointed San Francisco’s Acting Police Chief on Thursday, saying racial bias nearly stopped him from pursuing a career in law enforcement.
Female Suspect Dies After San Francisco Police Shooting In BayviewA female suspect was fatally shot by San Francisco police in the city's Bayview District Thursday morning, SFPD Chief Greg Suhr confirmed.
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.