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San Francisco Police on the scene of an officer-involved shooting near 26th Street and Folsom in the Mission District on February 26, 2015. (CBS)

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.

04/24/2015

Tensions ran high at a town hall meeting held by police chief Greg Suhr after a fatal officer involved shooting in SF's Bernal Heights neighborhood. (CBS)

Delayed Reporting Of Racist, Homophobic SFPD Text Messages Could Jeopardize Firings

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.

04/17/2015

The aftermath of an antique-store burglary where robbers used a slingshot to break into the Valencia Street, SF location. (CBS SF)

Burglars Use Slingshot To Break Into San Francisco Antique Store; Make Bicycle-Vehicle Getaway

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.

04/15/2015

Former 49er Kwame Harris in a 2007 photo. (NFL/ Getty Images)

Former 49er Kwame Harris Arrested In SF; Charged With Hit And Run, DUI And Aggravated Assault

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.

04/06/2015

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Salesforce Heavily Funds Reinstated SFPD Cadet Academy; Targets Diverse Youth

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.

03/31/2015

Crime Scene

Man Shot Dead Near SF Crocker Amazon Playground

Authorities in San Francisco say they’re investigating the death of a man shot and killed near a playground and sports complex.

03/29/2015

SF General Hospital

SF Police Seek Man Suspected In Thursday Night Potrero Hill Shooting That Injured 3

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.

03/27/2015

Tensions ran high at a town hall meeting held by police chief Greg Suhr after a fatal officer involved shooting in SF's Bernal Heights neighborhood. (CBS)

SFPD Community Meeting On Shooting Death Cut To 30 Minutes When Protesters Kept Shouting Chief Down

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.

03/24/2015

Gun Buyback

San Francisco Police Say Saturday Gun Buyback Took In 91 Weapons

San Francisco police took in 91 guns in Saturday’s gun-buyback program, a police spokeswoman said.

03/22/2015

SF Richmond District Police Station

4 Men Carjack Uber Driver’s Toyota Then Flee After Crashing It In SF Richmond District

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.

03/20/2015

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