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Sonia Melara and Joe Marshall, former members of the San Francisco Police Commission (SF Examiner File Photo)

SF supes to reconsider Joe Marshall for Police Commission

The Board of Supervisors is expected to decide whether a former member…

 

The San Francisco Police Headquarters and Public Safety Building campus in Mission Bay. (Mike Koozmin/2015 S.F. Examiner)

Attorney’s potential conflict of interest reaches Police Commission

A deputy city attorney faced concerns on Wednesday about a potential conflict…

 

SFPD Interim Police Chief Toney Chaplin, who will be speaking at the symposium. (Photo by Joel Angel Juárez/Special to S.F. Examiner)

National Law Enforcement Symposium being held at USF, focusing on use of force

A significant number of police officers may be spotted at USF over…

 

Police Commission President Suzy Loftus. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Police Commission president slams union for ‘misinformation’ in ad

A new San Francisco police union advertisement opposing a new rule that…

Police Commission President Suzy Loftus. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Police Commission President Suzy Loftus stands with Mayor Ed Lee and Acting Chief Toney Chaplin. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Mayor has yet to choose SF’s next police chief

With the long Thanksgiving weekend one day away, Mayor Ed Lee has…

Police Commission President Suzy Loftus stands with Mayor Ed Lee and Acting Chief Toney Chaplin. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The main entrance of the San Francisco Police Officers Association office in San Francisco August 31, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Ad backing acting SFPD chief attacked as interfering with search process

A radio advertisement paid for by the San Francisco Police Officers Association…

The main entrance of the San Francisco Police Officers Association office in San Francisco August 31, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Acting police Chief Toney Chaplin listens during a ceremony commemorating the opening of the Korean War Memorial in San Francisco's Presidio Monday, August 1, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Acting SFPD chief reveals education background as 60 vie for job of top cop

Acting Chief Toney Chaplin told the San Francisco Examiner on Thursday that…

Acting police Chief Toney Chaplin listens during a ceremony commemorating the opening of the Korean War Memorial in San Francisco's Presidio Monday, August 1, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco Police Commission President Suzy Loftus, flanked by former Polce Chief Greg Suhr, speaks during a town hall meeting about a fatal police shooting on Oct. 19, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SF Police Commission President Suzy Loftus: Reformer or politician?

Suzy Loftus leaned forward in her chair on a recent afternoon in…

San Francisco Police Commission President Suzy Loftus, flanked by former Polce Chief Greg Suhr, speaks during a town hall meeting about a fatal police shooting on Oct. 19, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
The City is currently searching for a permanent replacement for Interim Police Chief Toney Chaplin. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner file photo)

Head hunting firm proposes $49K search for new SF police chief

Toney Chaplin may be the man leading the San Francisco Police Department…

The City is currently searching for a permanent replacement for Interim Police Chief Toney Chaplin. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner file photo)
SFPD, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other city officials gathered at the new police headquarters to introduce body cams at a news conference April 30, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Police Commission approves body camera policy for SFPD

The San Francisco Police Commission approved Wednesday night a new policy governing…

SFPD, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other city officials gathered at the new police headquarters to introduce body cams at a news conference April 30, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
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Survey shows many SF cops unhappy with use of force reforms pushed by Chief Suhr

At least half of San Francisco’s police officers don’t support the use…

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Police oversight agency one step closer to getting more authority

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

New training directs police in San Francisco to reduce the number of rounds they fire

San Francisco police officers are now being trained with a new directive…

Public hearings set for new use of force rules for San Francisco police

Two police commissioners are scheduled Thursday to hold the first of several…

Police Chief Greg Suhr. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Suhr’s black community relations forum rescheduled after Woods protest

San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr’s forum on black community relations is…

Police Chief Greg Suhr. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
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)
Police Chief Greg Suhr. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

City spends nearly $1.5 million defending police Chief Suhr in whistleblower case

San Francisco spent nearly $1.5 million defending police Chief Greg Suhr in…

Police Chief Greg Suhr. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
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SFPD discipline cases get more transparent, but still leave out names

An officer allegedly had sex with a 15-year-old, another officer was convicted…

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SF State will award posthumous degree to student shot in SoMa

San Francisco State University has announced that it will award a posthumous…

Supervisors approve new appointment on Police Commission

Incumbent Police Commissioner Angela Chan was replaced Tuesday by applicant Victor Hwang…