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San Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott, right, announced Wednesday that SFPD was terminating a memorandum of understanding with District Attorney…

Relations between San Francisco’s police chief and its district attorney erupted in a public feud on Wednesday evening, based on testimony in the trial of a police officer accused of using excessive force.

An investigator in the District Attorney’s Office claims she was pressured by assistant district attorneys to withhold evidence and mislead police. Those accusations led Police Chief William Scott to terminate an agreement between the police department and the District Attorney’s Office on how they investigate excessive use-of-force cases against police officers.

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