Police killing

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…

 

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

SF feels impact of Dallas police deaths

Interim Chief Toney Chaplin stood at podium inside the Scottish Rite Masonic…

 

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…

 

Christopher Muhammad, San Francisco Bay Area Minister of the Nation of Islam, speaking to protesters at a Mario Woods gathering in front of the police headquarters on Tuesday Dec. 29, 2015. (Michael Barba / SF Examiner)

Mario Woods protest prompts SFPD to cancel Suhr’s forum on black community relations

San Francisco police on Tuesday canceled a forum about police relations with…

Christopher Muhammad, San Francisco Bay Area Minister of the Nation of Islam, speaking to protesters at a Mario Woods gathering in front of the police headquarters on Tuesday Dec. 29, 2015. (Michael Barba / SF Examiner)
An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.

SF police to re-evaluate use of force protocols following controversial shooting

The San Francisco Police Department’s use of force tactics and policies will…

An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.
Lateefah Barnes mourns the loss of her cousin, Mario Woods, at a public forum held by SFPD on Friday night. The event was to discuss the shooting of Woods who was gunned down by officers on Dec. 2. (Connor Hunt/Special to SF Exmainer)

Suhr claims video shows Mario Woods with raised knife; community in disbelief

The controversial case of a black man who was killed in a…

Lateefah Barnes mourns the loss of her cousin, Mario Woods, at a public forum held by SFPD on Friday night. The event was to discuss the shooting of Woods who was gunned down by officers on Dec. 2. (Connor Hunt/Special to SF Exmainer)
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.
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)
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…

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.