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All eastbound lanes of the Bay Bridge were shut down early Sunday morning after a California Highway Patrol Officer fired several rounds at a driver who was reportedly driving toward officers. (Courtesy Bryan Carmody)

Bay Bridge suspect shot by police in stable condition at Oakland hospital

A man shot by police while allegedly driving toward officers on the…

 

Members of the community hold signs in protest during a Town Hall meeting in response to the April 7 police shooting death of Luis Gongora held at the Laborers International Union building in San Francisco's Mission District Wednesday, April 13, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Homeless man killed by SF police in April was shot six times, had meth in his system

Luis Pat Gongora, the homeless man who was fatally shot by San…

 

Members of the community hold signs in protest during a Town Hall meeting in response to the April 7 police shooting death of Luis Gongora held at the Laborers International Union building in San Francisco's Mission District Wednesday, April 13, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SF officer involved in recent shooting reassigned to bureau handling reforms

A San Francisco police officer involved in one of the latest fatal…

 

Executive director Anand Subramanian speaks as panel members (Front, from left) Judge Cruz Reynoso, Judge Dickran M. Tevrizian and Judge LaDoris H. Cordell sit nearby during a press conference held by the Blue Ribbon Panel announcing their findings of SFPD oversights in San Francisco, Calif. Monday, July 11, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

DA-launched review of SFPD recommends reforms, some already in works

A year-long inquiry into bias in the San Francisco Police Department has…

Executive director Anand Subramanian speaks as panel members (Front, from left) Judge Cruz Reynoso, Judge Dickran M. Tevrizian and Judge LaDoris H. Cordell sit nearby during a press conference held by the Blue Ribbon Panel announcing their findings of SFPD oversights in San Francisco, Calif. Monday, July 11, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
A Civil Grand Jury report found that investigations of officer-involved shootings, such as the one on May 19 that killed a 27-year-old woman in the Bayview, took too long and lacked transparency. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Civil Grand Jury report slams pace of police shooting investigations

Investigations into fatal police shootings take too long and lack transparency, according…

A Civil Grand Jury report found that investigations of officer-involved shootings, such as the one on May 19 that killed a 27-year-old woman in the Bayview, took too long and lacked transparency. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Activist hold their own meeting at City College Wednesday after their interruptions caused the police commission to cancel hearing on use of force reforms. (S.F. Examiner/Jonah Lamb)

Protesters force Police Commission to cancel hearing on use of force reforms

The first of two public meetings held by the San Francisco Police…

Activist hold their own meeting at City College Wednesday after their interruptions caused the police commission to cancel hearing on use of force reforms. (S.F. Examiner/Jonah Lamb)

Police oversight agency one step closer to getting more authority

A proposal that would give The City’s police oversight body the power…

Sellassie Blackwell, left, of the Justice for Mario Woods Coalition addresses the San Francisco Police Commission on Wednesday night at the Salvation Army Kroc Community Center. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Police turn out in droves to support officers involved in fatal shooting of Mario Woods

More than 70 off-duty San Francisco police officers who filled a Tenderloin…

Sellassie Blackwell, left, of the Justice for Mario Woods Coalition addresses the San Francisco Police Commission on Wednesday night at the Salvation Army Kroc Community Center. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Screengrab from a video showing police officers shooting and killing Mario Woods in the Bayview Dec. 2, 2015. (Courtesy @krispyyyxchris via Twitter)

Mario Woods killing: Two of five officers involved previously accused of excessive force

Two of the five San Francisco police officers involved in the fatal…

Screengrab from a video showing police officers shooting and killing Mario Woods in the Bayview Dec. 2, 2015. (Courtesy @krispyyyxchris via Twitter)
Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)

Police Commission vows to push for reforms after police gun down man in Bayview

San Francisco's police oversight body is moving to address the fallout from…

Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)
Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)

Mario Woods just one of nearly 20 people holding knives who were shot by SF police since 2000

Mario Woods, whose violent death at the hands of San Francisco police…

Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)
An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.

New police oath aimed at rebuilding public trust

Soon San Francisco police officers will have the option to take a…

An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.
Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)

Family of convicted gang member killed by police said he was turning his life around

The 26-year-old man whose shooting death at the hands of San Francisco…

Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)
SFPD Chief Greg Suhr, flanked by Police Commission President Suzy Loftus and Police Commisioner Sonya Melara, addressed the crowd at a town hall meeting, Monday October 19, 2015, going over the details of a police involved shooting where a police sergeant shot and killed a male suspect who allegedly tried to grab a gun from another officer near 8th and Market streets on Thursday, October 15, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

New details emerge in fatal Mid Market police shooting

Herbert Benitez and his mother were at San Francisco’s Main Library last…

SFPD Chief Greg Suhr, flanked by Police Commission President Suzy Loftus and Police Commisioner Sonya Melara, addressed the crowd at a town hall meeting, Monday October 19, 2015, going over the details of a police involved shooting where a police sergeant shot and killed a male suspect who allegedly tried to grab a gun from another officer near 8th and Market streets on Thursday, October 15, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)