San Francisco Police Chief Bans 'Thin Blue Line' Face CoveringsS.F. police chief Bill Scott said the city’s rank and file will wear neutral face coverings to defuse a controversy that was sparked when officers at a May Day protest wore masks adorned with the “thin blue line” flag.
San Francisco DA Boudin Eases Policy On Police Stops; SFPOA Blasts DecisionSan Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin on Friday announced new policies taking effect immediately within his office. The San Francisco Police Association blasted Boudin for the new policy reform.
SFPOA Slams DA Chesa Boudin For Dropping Charges In Police Shooting CaseThe San Francisco Police Officers Association is calling for federal intervention to prosecute a man shot by police last month after the District Attorney's Office declined to file charges.
Protesters Slam Recall Effort Against San Francisco Supervisor Sandra Lee FewerSupporters held a rally near San Francisco City Hall on Monday, backing Supervisor Sandra Lee Fewer, who's facing a recall challenge.
SF Supervisor Apologizes After Seen Chanting 'F*** The POA' With Election Party CrowdSan Francisco supervisor Sandra Fewer issued a public letter of apology after she was seen on video chanting profanities about the union for San Francisco police officers.
SF City Leaders Allege Police Association Is Trying To Buy District Attorney RaceJust one day ahead of the Nov. 5 election, San Francisco city leaders on Monday were alleging the city's police officers association is trying to buy the district attorney's race.
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.
Muslim Officer Claims 'Blatant Racism And Bigotry' Within SFPDA Muslim San Francisco police officer says he's been a target of retaliation after complaining to his superiors about racist and religious remarks made by fellow officers.
Police Officers Union Ad Rips SFPD Over Leaving Terrorism Task ForceSan Francisco's police officer union is running radio ads blasting the SFPD for pulling out of FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force.
SF Police Officers Association, Police Commission Trade Blame Over Friday ShootingThe San Francisco Police Officers Association is laying part of the blame for an early-morning officer-involved shooting on the president of the city's police commission.
San Francisco Police Officers Association Rips Colin Kaepernick Statements On FlagIn a letter to San Francisco 49ers owner Jed York and the National Football League Monday, the San Francisco Police Officers Association slammed quarterback Colin Kaepernick for his comments about the behavior of police officers in his defense for sitting during the national anthem.
'Black Labs Matter' Parody By San Francisco Police Officers Association Angers CommunityCommunity members are angry after the San Francisco Police Officers Association published a parody on the Black Lives Matter movement.
Blue-Ribbon Panel Finds SFPD Policies Lack Transparency, AccountabilityPreliminary findings from a blue-ribbon panel reviewing police practices and policies suggest the San Francisco Police Department lacks transparency and accountability in many areas.
San Francisco Police Union Officials Accuse DA Gascon Of Drunken Racist RemarksMembers of the San Francisco Police Officers Association on Wednesday leveled accusations that SF District Attorney and former Chief of Police George Gascon made racist comments during a drunken dinner in 2010.
San Francisco Police Credit Training, Diversity And Communication With The Community In Avoiding Violent ProtestsThe racial tension that's boiled over between police officers and the African-American community in many cities across the nation these past months has not manifested in San Francisco.