Alejandro Nieto

Nieto case to head to trial with contradictory stories from witness, police

The federal civil rights trial against the city and county of San…

 

Alejandro Nieto, who was killed by SFPD at Bernal Heights Park on March 21, 2014. Mike Koozmin/SF Examiner

Case closed: Trail of mental instability, new details emerge in Nieto investigation

Since Alejandro Nieto was killed by police in a barrage of gunfire…

 

Photo of Alex Nieto, killed by SFPD on March 21, 2014, hangs on a wooden cross in Bernal Hills Park following the death of Nieto.

Police: Officers who shot Alejandro Nieto, others acted within department policy

The police department has closed its investigation into the fatal shooting of…

 

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco District Attorney announced that his office will not file charges against the four SFPD officers who shot and killed Alejandro Nieto in Bernal Heights in March 2014.

Four police officers who fatally shot Bernal Heights man will not be charged

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon has announced that his office will…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco District Attorney announced that his office will not file charges against the four SFPD officers who shot and killed Alejandro Nieto in Bernal Heights in March 2014.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner File PhotoAlex Nieto was killed by SFPD on March 21

Judge orders release of names of SF officers involved in Alejandro Nieto killing

A federal judge has ordered San Francisco to release the names of…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner File PhotoAlex Nieto was killed by SFPD on March 21
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco District Attorney announced that his office will not file charges against the four SFPD officers who shot and killed Alejandro Nieto in Bernal Heights in March 2014.

Alejandro Nieto may have discharged his stun gun before being shot as many as 14 times

A San Francisco man who was shot and killed by San Francisco…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco District Attorney announced that his office will not file charges against the four SFPD officers who shot and killed Alejandro Nieto in Bernal Heights in March 2014.
mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerPeople march in protest of the police shooting death of Alex Nieto.

Peaceful march through SF draws attention to police shooting of Alejandro Nieto

Clouds of incense encircled feathered dancers who led more than 100 people…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerPeople march in protest of the police shooting death of Alex Nieto.
MIKE KOOZMIN/2011 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOPolice investigate the scene of a 2011 incident on Larkin Street in which a suspect was fatally shot.

Investigations into police shooting cases lagging

It was a bright Wednesday afternoon in mid-December 2011 when a traffic…

MIKE KOOZMIN/2011 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOPolice investigate the scene of a 2011 incident on Larkin Street in which a suspect was fatally shot.
mike hendrickson/Special to the S.f. ExaminerBenjamin Bac Sierra

Family of man killed by SF police prepares to sue The City, claims the shooting was unjustified

The family of the man who was fatally shot by officers March…

mike hendrickson/Special to the S.f. ExaminerBenjamin Bac Sierra
courtesy Jose GarciaAlejandro Nieto

Police fatally shot SF man after mistaking Taser for gun

Alejandro Nieto was shot and killed by police Friday night after being…

courtesy Jose GarciaAlejandro Nieto
mike koomin/the s.f. examinerMourners gather at Bernal Heights Park on Monday

Family remembers man shot by police as ‘peaceful,’ seek answers over death

A makeshift shrine in Bernal Heights Park marked the spot where Alejandro…

mike koomin/the s.f. examinerMourners gather at Bernal Heights Park on Monday