Oakland Council Weighs Hiring Bratton, Anti-Crime MeasuresThe Oakland City Council heard public comment Tuesday night on four crime-fighting proposals that proponents say will help Oakland reduce its high crime rate.
Oakland Plan To Hire Police Consultant Under Fire Over 'Stop And Frisk' Emotions ran high at Oakland City Hall on Tuesday night as dozens of people spoke out against a controversial plan to bring a former Los Angeles and New York police chief in to advise Oakland’s Police Department.
Oakland Crime Fighting Consultant Defends ‘Stop-And-Frisk’In an interview with CBS 5, William Bratton talked about his crime fighting strategy and his support of the practice called “stop-and-frisk.”
San Francisco Mayor Worried By City’s Rising Homicide RateThe number of homicides in San Francisco this year has outpaced 2011, a problem San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said requires a comprehensive solution.
San Francisco Mayor Lee Ditches 'Stop And Frisk' ProposalSan Francisco’s mayor has abandoned a police stop and frisk proposal designed to get weapons off the streets.
SF Mayor Lee Pushes 'Stop-And-Frisk' Policy After Colorado ShootingSan Francisco mayor Ed Lee said the Colorado theater shootings have made him more committed to implementing a police stop and frisk policy aimed at getting weapons off the streets.
SF Mayor Lee Clarifies Stop-And-Frisk Stance As Supes Join ProtestMayor Ed Lee said in a statement Tuesday that he is not considering a policy that will violate anyone’s constitutional rights and result in racial profiling, but he is “willing to move forward with bold ideas that get to results.”
San Francisco Supervisors Want Mayor To Nix Stop-And-Frisk PlanA majority of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors have called for Mayor Ed Lee to abandon any thought of implementing a stop-and-frisk policy.
San Francisco Mayor Mulls Stop-And-Frisk Policy To Reduce CrimeSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee said he’s considering implementation of the stop-and-frisk policy used in New York and Philadelphia to reduce crime.