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The fatal shooting of San Francisco resident Roger Allen by Daly City police on April 7 prompted protests in both cities. (Jordi Molina/ Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Daly City approves body-worn and vehicle cameras for police after fatal shooting

Daly City officials on Wednesday approved body and vehicle cameras for police…

 

BART officials are voting on whether to approve contracts extended through 2025 for the transit system’s police officers and managers. <ins>(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)</ins>

BART board to vote on contract extension with law enforcement unions

Collective bargaining agreements codify the community ambassador program

 

San Francisco Police made an arrest near the 200 block of Hyde Street in the Tenderloin on Feb. 14 (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Suspect arrested in assault of 83-year-old man in Tenderloin

San Francisco Police Department officers arrested 31-year-old Haskell Allen Sunday night on…

 

At least 20 people have died in San Francisco every year due to traffic collisions, especially in high risk neighborhoods such as the Tenderloin. <ins>(Ekevara Kitpowsong/S.F. Examiner file)</ins>

SFMTA board presses agency for Vision Zero results

Should traffic citations be used more aggressively to curb dangerous driving behavior?

At least 20 people have died in San Francisco every year due to traffic collisions, especially in high risk neighborhoods such as the Tenderloin. <ins>(Ekevara Kitpowsong/S.F. Examiner file)</ins>
Wanda Jackson stands next to a mural in 2019 at Fruitvale Station of her son Oscar Grant, who was shot and killed by BART police in 2009. (Laura Waxmann/S.F. Examiner)

BART board members criticize DA decision not to file new charges in Oscar Grant case

Four directors will introduce resolution calling for prosecution of former BART police officer

Wanda Jackson stands next to a mural in 2019 at Fruitvale Station of her son Oscar Grant, who was shot and killed by BART police in 2009. (Laura Waxmann/S.F. Examiner)
The most dangerous behaviors by drivers include failing to yield right-of-way at crosswalks, unsafe speeding and failing to stop at red lights or stop signs. <ins>(Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)</ins>
The most dangerous behaviors by drivers include failing to yield right-of-way at crosswalks, unsafe speeding and failing to stop at red lights or stop signs. <ins>(Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)</ins>
Crime scene tape on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SF teen arrested in crash that killed 1, injured 7 others

A San Francisco teenager was arrested Saturday evening after he allegedly struck…

Crime scene tape on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
A movement to defund police departments is contributing to a debate over whether to end a formal relationship between the San Francisco Unified School District and the San Francisco Police Department. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

School district considers changing relationship with police

Board members debate dropping financial support for resource officers program

A movement to defund police departments is contributing to a debate over whether to end a formal relationship between the San Francisco Unified School District and the San Francisco Police Department. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Brother found two sisters dead in murder-suicide, SFPD chief says

Brother found two sisters dead in murder-suicide, SFPD chief says

The two sisters stabbed to death earlier this month at a family…

Brother found two sisters dead in murder-suicide, SFPD chief says
Lake Merced (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Teen shot at house party near Lake Merced

A 19-year-old man was shot in the leg outside a house party…

Lake Merced (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
A security guard patrols outside the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement headquarters on Monday, July 9, 2018, where an Occupy Ice camp was broken up by police just hours earlier. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SFPD arrests 39 Occupy ICE protesters in encampment sweep

Dozens of protesters were arrested early Monday morning when San Francisco police…

A security guard patrols outside the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement headquarters on Monday, July 9, 2018, where an Occupy Ice camp was broken up by police just hours earlier. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

San Mateo police arrest 4 SF residents in burglary, pursuit

Four San Francisco residents were arrested Monday evening after they allegedly stole…

Examiner file photo

Four teens arrested in string of ‘brutal’ Muni robberies

Four arrests have been made in an investigation of a recent series…

Examiner file photo

Police investigate fatal shooting early Monday in the Mission District

A male victim was fatally shot in the Mission District early Monday…

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…

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)
San Francisco police detain suspects recording a music video in the Bayview in March 2015 (Brian Storm/Youtube)

Police watchdog sustains allegations against SFPD gang expert

The police watchdog agency in San Francisco has sustained two allegations against…

San Francisco police detain suspects recording a music video in the Bayview in March 2015 (Brian Storm/Youtube)
California Highway Patrol Officer T.J. Shively drives along Highway 101.(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ in South San Francisco

Drivers in South San Francisco make see an uptick in patrol cars…

California Highway Patrol Officer T.J. Shively drives along Highway 101.(Jessica Christian/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)
San Francisco police investigate a shooting at Fillmore Street and Golden Gate Avenue on Monday, Oct. 31, 2016. (Jonah Owen Lamb/S.F. Examiner)

Male victim injured in shooting near McDonald’s in Fillmore District

Police are investigating a shooting that left a male victim injured Monday…

San Francisco police investigate a shooting at Fillmore Street and Golden Gate Avenue on Monday, Oct. 31, 2016. (Jonah Owen Lamb/S.F. Examiner)
Police Commission President Suzy Loftus. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Police Commissioner says federal report factors into SF chief search

The San Francisco Police Commission did not come to a decision Wednesday…

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