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Protesters cross the street while marching to City Hall during a rally held by the Justice for Amilcar Perez Lopez group which began outside the Hall of Justice in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, July 20, 2016 calling for further investigation into recent police killings. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Local groups come together to protest police killings

The Justice for Mario Woods Coalition and Justice for Amilcar Perez-Lopez group…

Protesters cross the street while marching to City Hall during a rally held by the Justice for Amilcar Perez Lopez group which began outside the Hall of Justice in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, July 20, 2016 calling for further investigation into recent police killings. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Marlene DeLeon writes a message on a memorial for her husband, Joshua Mejia, on Geary Street Monday, July 19, 2016. Meija was shot and killed near Geary and Post streets in the early hours of Sunday, July 18, 2016 in San Francisco, Calif. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Memorial built for man shot and killed on Geary Street

Friends and family gathered near Geary and Post streets in San Francisco,…

Marlene DeLeon writes a message on a memorial for her husband, Joshua Mejia, on Geary Street Monday, July 19, 2016. Meija was shot and killed near Geary and Post streets in the early hours of Sunday, July 18, 2016 in San Francisco, Calif. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Protestors pushing for the recall of Mayor Ed Lee shout at supporters of the mayor outside the steps of City Hall in San Francisco, Calif. on July 15, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Recall Ed Lee protest group met by mayor’s supporters at City Hall

Photos from a protest in front of San Francisco City Hall Friday,…

Protestors pushing for the recall of Mayor Ed Lee shout at supporters of the mayor outside the steps of City Hall in San Francisco, Calif. on July 15, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Dan Scherotter, the culinary teacher at John O'Connell High School slides a freshly cooked pizza into a box at a pop-up pizzeria created and ran by students in San Francisco on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )

High school culinary students open pizzeria pop-up

Photos from the third day of a pizzeria pop-up restaurant event hosted…

Dan Scherotter, the culinary teacher at John O'Connell High School slides a freshly cooked pizza into a box at a pop-up pizzeria created and ran by students in San Francisco on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty / Special to SF Examiner )
(From left) Michaela Wood, Michael French and Amanda Gomez search for Pokemon through the new Pokemon GO app at Yerba Buena Gardens in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, July 12, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Pokemon Go craze sweeps San Francisco

San Francisco seems to be a hot spot when it comes to…

(From left) Michaela Wood, Michael French and Amanda Gomez search for Pokemon through the new Pokemon GO app at Yerba Buena Gardens in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, July 12, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
A woman chants while joining demonstrators in blocking the I-880 freeway off-ramp during a protest in San Francisco, Calif. Saturday, July 9, 2016 shining light on police violence and the recent police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco protesters shut down I-80 off-ramp

A group of approximately 100 protesters blocked traffic at the I-80 freeway…

A woman chants while joining demonstrators in blocking the I-880 freeway off-ramp during a protest in San Francisco, Calif. Saturday, July 9, 2016 shining light on police violence and the recent police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Over one thousand demonstrators stage a sit-in at Market and Powell streets during a protest against the recent killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling and police brutality in San Francisco, Calif. on July 8, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Hundreds take to SF streets to protest police violence

Hundreds of demonstrators gathered to attend a protest against the recent police…

Over one thousand demonstrators stage a sit-in at Market and Powell streets during a protest against the recent killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling and police brutality in San Francisco, Calif. on July 8, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Protestors occupy both directions of the 880 freeway in response to the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, both fatally shot by police officers, in Oakland, Calif. on July 7, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Oakland protesters shut down I-880 freeway

Photos from the scene of a protest in solidarity with recent killings…

Protestors occupy both directions of the 880 freeway in response to the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, both fatally shot by police officers, in Oakland, Calif. on July 7, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Leonard Oats, a cable car operator of 16 years, raises his trophy after being named the 2016 Bell Ringing World Champion. The competition was hosted in Union Square in San Francisco, Calif. on Thursday, July 7, 2016. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner).

SF celebrates 53rd Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest

Photos from the 53rd Annual Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest in San…

Leonard Oats, a cable car operator of 16 years, raises his trophy after being named the 2016 Bell Ringing World Champion. The competition was hosted in Union Square in San Francisco, Calif. on Thursday, July 7, 2016. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner).
Officers sit with guns drawn on top of a truck during a stand off between SFPD and an allegedly armed man near Jones and Market streets in San Francisco, Calif. Wednesday, July 6, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SFPD standoff near Market and Jones streets

Photos from the scene of a standoff between San Francisco police and…

Officers sit with guns drawn on top of a truck during a stand off between SFPD and an allegedly armed man near Jones and Market streets in San Francisco, Calif. Wednesday, July 6, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Police Academy students march in formation outside the training facility in San Francisco, Calif on Thursday, June 30, 2016. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Inside the San Francisco Police Academy

Photos from the San Francisco Police Academy training facility in San Francisco, Calif…

San Francisco Police Academy students march in formation outside the training facility in San Francisco, Calif on Thursday, June 30, 2016. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Carpenter Ray Cash (center) assists students as they practice building a tiny houes frame during a summer construction program at John O’Connell High School in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, June 23, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SFUSD students take part in summer construction class

Photos from a summer construction class offered to SFUSD students to receive credit…

Carpenter Ray Cash (center) assists students as they practice building a tiny houes frame during a summer construction program at John O’Connell High School in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, June 23, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
A Department of Public Works employee stands near piles of Items belonging to the homeless that are bagged and tagged by San Francisco Department of Public Works clean-up teams and stored in this unit near Cesar Chavez Street in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, June 28, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Bagged and tagged items of San Francisco’s homeless

Photos from a storage unit at San Francisco Department of Public Works'…

A Department of Public Works employee stands near piles of Items belonging to the homeless that are bagged and tagged by San Francisco Department of Public Works clean-up teams and stored in this unit near Cesar Chavez Street in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, June 28, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Erick Martinez marches down Market Street during the 46th annual LGBT Pride Parade in San Francisco, Calif. on June 26, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco Pride Parade 2016

Photos from the San Francisco Pride Parade in downtown San Francisco, Calif.…

Erick Martinez marches down Market Street during the 46th annual LGBT Pride Parade in San Francisco, Calif. on June 26, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Two fans react to a missed shot as they watch the Golden State Warriors take on the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 7 of the NBA Finals during a viewing at Luka's Taproom and Lounge in downtown Oakland, Calif. Sunday, June 19, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Warriors fans react to NBA Finals Game 7

Photos from Luka's Taproom and Lounge in Downtown Oakland, Calif. Sunday, June…

Two fans react to a missed shot as they watch the Golden State Warriors take on the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 7 of the NBA Finals during a viewing at Luka's Taproom and Lounge in downtown Oakland, Calif. Sunday, June 19, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
June Hynson watches as the Cleveland Cavaliers continue to score on the Golden State Warriors game six of the NBA Finals at a watch party hosted at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, June 16, 2016. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Warriors Game 6 watch party at Oracle Arena

Photos from the scene as fans anxiously watched the Warriors take on the…

June Hynson watches as the Cleveland Cavaliers continue to score on the Golden State Warriors game six of the NBA Finals at a watch party hosted at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, June 16, 2016. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Artist Peter Combe walks by two of his pieces at his studio in San Francsico, Calif. Wednesday, June 8, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Inside the studio with artist Peter Combe

Take a look inside artist Peter Combe's studio as he works on his…

Artist Peter Combe walks by two of his pieces at his studio in San Francsico, Calif. Wednesday, June 8, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
People gather around a memorial at Castro and 18th streets on Sunday to remember the lives lost in a nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Vigil for victims of Orlando shooting held in SF’s Castro District

Photos from the scene of a large vigil held at Harvey Milk…

People gather around a memorial at Castro and 18th streets on Sunday to remember the lives lost in a nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Senate hopeful Supervisor Scott Wiener chats with supporters and volunteers during his election party at Blackbird bar in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, June 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Primary election parties around San Francisco

Photos from election parties for Supervisor Scott Wiener, Supervisor Jane Kim, Attorney…

Senate hopeful Supervisor Scott Wiener chats with supporters and volunteers during his election party at Blackbird bar in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, June 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Officers aim their weapons at a building where an armed burglary suspect barricaded himself into a residential unit on the 900 block of Powell Street in San Francisco, Calif. on June 3, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Officers injured after hours-long standoff with burglary suspect

Photos from the scene after a burglary suspect barricaded himself into an…

Officers aim their weapons at a building where an armed burglary suspect barricaded himself into a residential unit on the 900 block of Powell Street in San Francisco, Calif. on June 3, 2016. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)