Amilcar Perez-Lopez

Demonstrators hold signs on the steps of City Hall on March 18 during a rally in support of Alex Nieto, Mario Woods, Amilicar Perez Lopez and others killed by San Francisco police. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Awaiting justice for Amilcar

The recent hunger strike denouncing San Francisco police brutality reminded us of…

 

Janee Taylor, neighbor of a man who was shot and killed by police, speaks to the media after an officer involved shooting on Shotwell Street near 19th Street in San Francisco  Thursday. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Keeping the peace, preserving lives

As a city, we grant our police officers profound powers, placing guns…

 

Tensions between San Francisco residents and police are continuing to grow in the wake of a civil trial ruling last week that the four police officers who killed Alex Nieto in 2013 did not use excessive force. (Mike Koozmin/2011 S.F. Examiner)

Telling the truth about police brutality in San Francisco

About a year and a half ago, I was in Ferguson, Mo.,…

 

Second autopsy affirms Guatemalan immigrant was shot in the back by police

A second autopsy of a young Guatemalan immigrant who was shot dead…

Community members demand justice for man fatally shot by police

Leaders of San Francisco's faith-based communities gathered outside City Hall Wednesday to…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoFrank Lara of the ANSWER Coalition spoke to those gathered outside a town hall meeting on March 3 over the death of Amilcar Perez-Lopez

Facts remain fuzzy in fatal police shooting of immigrant in Mission

Neighbors and colleagues said the man shot and killed by police in…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoFrank Lara of the ANSWER Coalition spoke to those gathered outside a town hall meeting on March 3 over the death of Amilcar Perez-Lopez