Mayor Liccardo Unveils Plan For Police Reform In Wake Of Violence At BLM Protests In San JoseThe mayor of San Jose unveiled plans for police reform in the wake of Black Lives Matter protests, which saw several protesters and observers injured by officers.
Twitter Puts Warning On Trump Tweet For 'Threat Of Harm' Against DC ProtestersTwitter on Tuesday put a warning label on a tweet from President Donald Trump.
Juneteenth Marked Across Bay Area With Rallies, Protests, Work StoppagesA series of rallies and events across the Bay Area and the nation Friday were held to mark Juneteenth, which commemorates the emancipation of those enslaved in the U.S., with this year's celebration taking on new urgency amid the movement for racial justice.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Threatening To Shoot Family Wearing 'Black Lives Matter' Shirts In BurlingameA man was arrested and charged with making criminal threats and hate crimes after threatening to shoot a family wearing "Black Lives Matter" T-shirts at a Burlingame restaurant.
Marin Protesters Seek Renaming Of Sir Francis Drake Blvd. Over His Role In Slave TradeProtesters rallied in Larkspur in support of the removal of the Sir Francis Drake sculpture in the city and also advocated for the renaming of Sir Francis Drake Boulevard.
California Highway Patrol Spent $38M Responding To ProtestsThe California Highway Patrol spent $38 million responding to recent widespread protests over racial injustice, state officials said Tuesday.
Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan Say They Are 'Disgusted' By Trump's Comments On ProtestsMark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan say they are "disgusted" by President Donald Trump's remarks on the nationwide protests against racial injustice.
BART Board Of Directors Votes Against Defunding BART PoliceThe BART Board of Directors on Thursday acknowledged the value in reforming its law enforcement agency but declined to reduce or eliminate funding for BART police in the agency’s proposed fiscal year 2021 budget.
Defunding Police: SF Head Of Police Accountability Paul Henderson Says 'Race Neutral' Policing Is GoalAs calls to defund the police grow louder, elected officials are starting to weigh in. Paul Henderson, San Francisco's Executive Director for Police Accountability, confirmed that some city leaders are standing behind the idea of defunding the police.
Sister Of Federal Guard Killed In Oakland Tells Congress "He Did Not Deserve To Die"The sister of a federal security guard who was ambushed in a hail of bullets during a night of intense protests and unrest in Oakland, gave an emotional testimony before Congress, on Wednesday.
Loud, Musical 'Caravan for Racial Justice' Rumbles Through San PabloOn the 12th straight day of protests in the Bay Area over the death of George Floyd and Black Lives Matter, the East Bay community of San Pablo saw marching, dancing, and singing Tuesday in San Pablo.
Bay Area Lawmakers Demand End To Government Surveillance Of Peaceful ProtestersA group of Democratic Bay Area lawmakers were among 35 members of Congress demanding Tuesday that federal agencies stop all illegal surveillance of peaceful protesters across the United States.
"You Can't Fight If You're Sick"; Bay Area Doctor's Advice For Protesting In A PandemicIn the past week and a half, we have watched tens of thousands of people march through the Bay Area, protesting the end of police brutality and racism. The problem with all of this? It’s happening in the midst of a global coronavirus pandemic.
Hundreds Turn Out To Clean Up Oakland Chinatown Businesses Damaged In LootingHundreds of community members came together Sunday in Oakland's Chinatown to clean up damage from looters and vandals during recent unrest.
San Francisco Offers 'Pop-Up' COVID-19 Testing for DemonstratorsSan Francisco city officials on Friday established a free, pop-up coronavirus testing clinic for people protesting in aftermath of George Floyd’s death.