Prentice Earl Sanders, SFPD's First Black Chief, Dies At 83Former San Francisco Police Chief Prentice Earl Sanders--the city's first Black police chief--died on Monday, Police Chief Bill Scott announced.
Oakland Mayor Hires Former San Mateo Police Chief As City's Interim ChiefOakland mayor Libby Schaaf has selected Susan Manheimer, former San Mateo police chief and longtime Bay Area police veteran, as the new chief of the Oakland Police Department, a city hall official confirmed to KPIX on Monday.
SFPD Assistant Chief Chaplin Tapped As Hayward Police ChiefCity officials in Hayward confirmed Tuesday that San Francisco assistant chief of police Toney Chaplin has been hired as the next chief of the Hayward Police Department.
Levi's Stadium Financial Politics Pits Police Chief Against MayorThe city's top cop is accusing the Santa Clara mayor of lousy leadership.
Oakland Police Chief Bumps Scooter, Must Undergo Traffic InvestigationOakland police confirmed that the new Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick was backing up her SUV when she bumped into an unoccupied scooter.
Mayor Announces LAPD Deputy Chief As San Francisco's New Top CopSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced Tuesday morning that a Los Angeles deputy police chief will be the city's new top cop.
San Francisco Supervisor Calls For Police Chief To Live Within City LimitsThere's an effort underway in San Francisco to require the Chief of Police to live in the city.
Berkeley Police Chief Michael Meehan ResignsBerkeley police Chief Michael Meehan announced his registration Wednesday and will be leaving his post next month, according to city officials.
Mayor Shares Plan To Hire New Police Chief After Oakland Teen Sex ScandalOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Shaaf says she is taking the search for a new police chief straight to the people.
Police Chief's Stolen AR-15 Found In Monterey County Drug, Gun InvestigationA Salinas police chief’s firearm was found among stolen property recovered following a months-long investigation into a series of thefts in unincorporated Monterey County.
Sonoma State Police Chief Fires Gun During Bloody Fight With StepsonThe police chief at Sonoma State University fired his gun during a fight with his stepson and may have stabbed him multiple times in the chest with a power drill at his home in unincorporated Hayward on Monday night.
New Richmond Police Chief Gets Sworn InThe replacement for a popular Richmond police chief is being officially sworn in Tuesday as the 16th person to fill the city's top cop role.
Salinas Police Chief's Rifle, Ammo Stolen From Unmarked Police CarAn AR-15 rifle was stolen from the Salinas police chief’s car parked in unincorporated Monterey County on Friday.
Richmond's Top Cop Makes His Departure OfficialIn what he referred to as the most difficult decision of his career, Richmond police Chief Chris Magnus said Wednesday he has officially accepted the top cop position in Tucson.
San Francisco's Police Chief Requested Mine Resistant Vehicle For DepartmentSan Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr requested an armored tactical vehicle in June 2013 for use in San Francisco.