New San Francisco Police Unit Will Track Hate Crimes, Build Community TrustA new unit with the San Francisco police department will focus on improving trust between residents and officers, Mayor London Breed announced Friday.
2 Killed, 3 Wounded in Separate San Francisco Friday-Night ShootingsSan Francisco police responded to a pair of deadly shootings in the span of about half an hour Friday night.
'Faith & Blue' Kickoff At SF Church Part Of Nationwide Effort To Heal Strained Relations With PoliceIn a nationwide effort to heal strained community relationships with police departments, the first ever "Faith and Blue" day kicked off at churches in San Francisco and across the country.
S.F. Police Union Pushes Back on Directive to Display Black Lives Matter PostersA dispute is heating up over a proposed requirement to place 32" x 24" posters displaying the words "Black Lives Matter" at all San Francisco police stations.
Man Killed in Late-Night SF Bayview District ShootingA man killed in a shooting Sunday night in San Francisco's Bayview District has been identified as 18-year-old Jerome Mallory, according to the city's medical examiner's office.
6-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot Saturday Night in SF Bayview NeighborhoodA 6-year-old boy died and a man was injured in a shooting late Saturday night in the Bayview neighborhood of San Francisco, police said Sunday.
San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin Joins Push For South Africa-Style Truth, Reconciliation CommissionSan Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin joins a pilot effort patterned after South Africa's post-apartheid truth and reconciliation commission to confront racism in the criminal justice system.
Woman Critically Hurt After Being Struck By Pipe In SF Bayview FightA fight between two women in San Francisco's Bayview neighborhood Thursday evening resulted in the victim being hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being struck by a metal pipe.
DA Chesa Boudin Not Charging Cases Relying On SFPD Officers With Misconduct HistorySan Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin announced Monday that his office will no longer charge cases that rely on statements from officers who have a proven history of misconduct.
Mayor London Breed Calls For Redirecting SFPD Funding To African-American CommunitySan Francisco Mayor London Breed and Supervisor Shamann Walton announced Friday efforts to redirect city funding from the city's police department to the city's African American community in the city's upcoming budget.
SF Police Commissioners Support Ballot Measure to Increase Foot PatrolsSan Francisco police commissioners on Friday joined two city supervisors to show support for a measure for the 2020 November ballot, which seeks to increase police foot patrols.
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.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Police Chief Warns 4/20 Travelers To Golden Gate Park They May Be CitedSan Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott on Wednesday warned anyone coming to Golden Gate Park on Monday for 4/20 that they could be cited, as the event has been canceled along with several other large gatherings due to the coronavirus.
SF Police Cite 86-Year-Old Anti-Abortion Activist For Violating Stay At Home OrderBay Area health officials issued the shelter-in-place order to try to protect the most vulnerable people in our society. The first ticket for violating that order in San Francisco was handed out to an 86-year-old grandfather.
Couple Found Dead in Downtown SF Hotel Possible Murder-SuicideSan Francisco police are investigating the death of a man and woman found Thursday in a locked hotel room on Cyril Magnin St. as a possible muder-suicide.