Crime

Chief moves to update use-of-force policy after video shows officer kneeling on man

Scott seeks to make ban on knee-to-neck restraint ‘crystal clear’ to rank and file

 

Man, 21, clings to life after assault near Market Street

A 21-year-old man is clinging to life after being punched and suffering…

 

New charges announced against former police officers over George Floyd death

By Molly O’Toole, Elliot Wailoo and Erin B. Logan Los Angeles Times…

 

DA drops charges against man seen in video of officer using knee restraint

Footage leads to calls for SF police to explicity ban move used in death of George Floyd

Bay Area DAs call for ban on police union donations to prosecutors

A group of current and former Bay Area district attorneys on Monday…

De Blasio, under fire for NYPD conduct, promises ‘quick results’ on George Floyd protest investigation

He promised Sunday that two of his appointees _ and not the city’s independent investigative agency _ would look into shocking incidents

Supes to vote on Breed’s picks to serve on Police Commission

Three San Francisco supervisors will have a chance to weigh in Monday…

Video surfaces amid George Floyd death fallout showing SF police kneeling on man’s neck

Teen says he struggled to breathe during arrest: ‘I felt like I was going to die’

Bicyclist killed in collision near Kezar Stadium

Crash may have been caused by person in parked vehicle opening door, sending cyclist into traffic

  • May 29, 2020

‘Extremely disturbing’: SF police chief condemns death of George Floyd

Bill Scott joins SFPOA, top cops nationwide in deeming incident a failure of policing

Killing of beloved transit activist linked to rise in gang violence

The killing of a well-known transit advocate who was struck by a…

Man attempts to kidnap children from backseat of car in Castro, police say

One arrested after suspect reaches through window to grab boys

Man accused of killing 94-year-old Glen Park resident has troubled past

Neighbors had complained about ‘paranoid and aggressive behavior’

Murder suspect arrested in death of 94-year-old man attacked with stick

Elderly victim dies after suffering head injury in Glen Park assault

Supervisors push ballot measure mandate police foot beats across SF

Law would set requirements for patrols in 10 districts

Nick Bovis pleads guilty to fraud charges in SF public corruption scandal

Restaurateur agrees to cooperate with investigators in ongoing probe

Dozens of rounds fired in series of gang-related shootings involving rifles, SFPD says

Police link Bayview shooting to gunfire that injured bystander in Ingleside

Woman who snatched cellphone of Sen. Wiener accused of robbing cab drivers

A woman who made news for snatching a city supervisor’s cellphone is…

Man seriously injured in South of Market robbery, shooting

A 56-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries in a shooting during a robbery…

Family sues over death of homeless man who suffered heart attack in police custody

Burris claims SFPD used excessive force against hospital patient seeking shelter bed