Blue-Ribbon Panel Finds SFPD Policies Lack Transparency, AccountabilityPreliminary findings from a blue-ribbon panel reviewing police practices and policies suggest the San Francisco Police Department lacks transparency and accountability in many areas.
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.
San Francisco Police Credit Training, Diversity And Communication With The Community In Avoiding Violent ProtestsThe racial tension that's boiled over between police officers and the African-American community in many cities across the nation these past months has not manifested in San Francisco.
San Francisco Police Union Holding Raffle For Indicted OfficersThe San Francisco Police Officers Association has scheduled a series of fundraisers to pay for the legal defense of several officers facing federal charges for alleged civil rights violations. A raffle with some high-priced prizes is among the events planned.
San Francisco Police Vote On New Contract To Keep Pay RaisesSan Francisco police officers are voting this week on a contract that would allow them to keep their pay raises but increase their pension contributions. The outcome could determine whether or not the city has a balanced budget.