Police Shooting Death Of Immigrant Suspect Prompts Federal Lawsuit Against San Francisco, Police Chief
Family members of a Guatemalan immigrant shot and killed by police earlier this year are the plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit filed against the city and county of San Francisco, as well as Police Chief Greg Suhr on Friday.
The decision to not notify San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr for two years of racist and homophobic texts exchanged between several of his officers may end up preventing the chief from disciplining the officers involved.
Four burglars wearing ski masks broke through a front window at Stuff Store when one of them used a slingshot in San Francisco’s Mission District early Wednesday morning, according to police.
Former San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Kwame Harris was taken into custody Sunday night on a variety of charges, including hit-and-run and driving under the influence according to police.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced that the city’s police department would revive their cadet academy, aiming to recruit diverse youths from the city’s high-risk neighborhoods for paying jobs within the force.
Authorities in San Francisco say they’re investigating the death of a man shot and killed near a playground and sports complex.
Two men suffered gunshot injuries and a third was cut by glass during a shooting at the Potrero Terrace public housing complex in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood Thursday evening.
A community meeting on last week’s officer-involved shooting was cut short when SFPD Chief Suhr was repeatedly shouted down by protests of angry people who called for his resignation.
San Francisco police took in 91 guns in Saturday’s gun-buyback program, a police spokeswoman said.
Police are investigating the carjacking of an Uber driver’s vehicle that ended in a hit-and-run collision in San Francisco’s Inner Richmond District early Wednesday morning.