S.F. Police Use of Force Drops by Nearly Half Over Past 3 YearsUse of force by San Francisco police department officers has dropped over the last three years by 47 percent, according to new data released by the department on Friday.
Police Union Calls for SFPD Chief to Resign After Apology for Raid on JournalistAccusing police chief William Scott of a "pathetic ... display of self-preservation," the head of the police officers' association Saturday called for Scott to resign after the chief apologized Friday for an SFPD raid on a journalist's home.
SF Police Chief 'Confident' That Raid At Journalist's Home, Office Was LegalSF Police Chief William Scott said he was confident that a search warrant issued at the home and office of a freelance journalist last week was legal and in compliance with the Shield Law.
New SFPD Chief Faces Public In Bayview Town HallPolice use of force was the hot topic at a packed town hall in San Francisco Thursday night, when the city's new police chief faced the public for the first time.