San Francisco police

Alleged San Francisco Police Brutality Prompts ACLU LawsuitA federal civil rights lawsuit was filed Wednesday against San Francisco police for an incident of alleged police brutality against a young black man in the city in April.
San Francisco Police Officer Arrested On Embezzlement, Theft ChargesA San Francisco police officer, who resigned earlier this year after the launch of an internal investigation stemming from alleged misuse of a city-owned vehicle, as well as city gas and automotive services, was arrested Friday, a police spokesman said.
VIDEO: SFPD Defends Takedown Of Disabled Man With Prosthetic LegA video showing five San Francisco police officer pinning down a man with a prosthetic leg is trending on social media and raising questions about use of excessive forse.
Car Break-Ins On The Rise In SF SoMa; 'This Is The Worst Neighborhood I've Ever Seen'Crime is on the rise in San Francisco, according to the police department, especially property crimes.
SF Mayor Lee Calls For Officers To Be Fired Over Racist, Homophobic TextsThe mayor of San Francisco said Tuesday that four police officers under investigation in the sending of racist and homophobic texts will be fired if the probe determines they sent the messages.
Police Data Show San Francisco Violent Crime Dropped In 2014Crime rates in San Francisco decreased in 2014 compared to the previous year, police announced Friday.
San Francisco Police Bomb Squad To Hold Explosives Disposal Training Inside Candlestick ParkSan Francisco Police will hold training exercises on explosives disposal inside Candlestick Park this coming weekend, according to the department.
San Francisco Deputy Public Defender Files Complaint Against Police Officers Following ArrestThe San Francisco public defender whose arrest last week at the Hall of Justice went viral after being posted on YouTube has now filed a complaint against the officers involved, the city's Public Defender said.
San Francisco Deputy Public Defender Arrested For Intervening Between Police And Her ClientSan Francisco's public defender has released a video showing police arresting a deputy public defender outside a courtroom for intervening in an interaction between police and her client.
Caught On Camera: San Francisco Police Officer Tries To Push Wheelchair-Bound Man Into StreetA San Francisco police officer was captured on two separate videos trying to shove a paralyzed, wheelchair-bound man off a curb face first into the street as other officers looked on, until a relative intervened to stop it.
Shootings On New Year's Eve And New Year's Morning Kept San Francisco Police BusySan Francisco police were kept busy as the city rang in the new year with multiple shootings overnight that left several people injured, and resulted in some arrests.
5 Injured After Shooting Suspect Crashes In SF Bayview DistrictSan Francisco police say five people were injured when a suspect vehicle involved in a shooting in San Francisco's Bayview District crashed Wednesday evening.