Interim Chief Responds To SF Police Union Impasse Over Use Of ForceChief Toney Chaplin said in a statement that the impasse involves a disagreement over allowing officers to shoot at moving vehicles.
Officer Shot In Head Moved From SF General To Rehab FacilityOfficer Kevin Downs, who was shot in the head last week in a confrontation with a suspect, was transferred from San Francisco General Hospital to a rehabilitation facility on Friday.
SFPD Officer Shot Near Stern Grove In Critical Condition After SurgeryA San Francisco police officer and the man suspected of shooting him are recovering but still in critical condition after a nearly fatal encounter Friday night.
Suspected Gunman Arrested After Officer Is Shot Near Stern Grove In SFA San Francisco police officer shot in the head Friday night is conscious, but was in critical condition early Saturday morning.
Mother Sues SFPD For Fatally Shooting Her Son Near Ballpark In 2014The mother of a man fatally shot by San Francisco police near AT&T Park in 2014 filed a civil rights lawsuit in federal court against the Police Department Thursday, according to court documents.
Man Dies Saturday Evening In SF SoMa ShootingThe shooting occurred at about 5:50 p.m. at Sixth and Natoma streets.
Mental Health Professionals Will Soon Respond To SFPD ConfrontationsMental health professionals will soon respond to the scene of police confrontations with people who might be mentally ill or under the influence.
Autopsy Reveals Homeless Man Killed By SFPD Was Shot 6 TimesA homeless man who was killed by police in April in San Francisco’s Mission District was shot six times, including once in the head and once in the back, and had amphetamine, methamphetamines and THC in his system at the time of his death, according to an autopsy report released Thursday.
Standoff With Suicidal Suspect At SF Civic Center Plaza Ends PeacefullyA hours-long police standoff with a suicidal armed man ended peacefully Saturday.
Woman Arrested For Alleged Skateboard Attack On SFPD OfficerVera Rideout, 21, was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon -- her skateboard.
SF's Interim Police Chief Gets Boost With Endorsement From Police Officer's AssociationThe San Francisco Police Officers Association Sunday endorsed interim Police Chief Tony Chaplin for the permanent post of police chief as at least 60 applications for the job are reviewed, a statement by president Martin Halloran said on the association’s website.
Burglar Nabs Ivory Figurines Worth $210,000 From Fisherman's Wharf Art GalleryThe suspect was able to enter the gallery, then forced-open cabinets and lockers containing the ivory figurines.