police

Armed man arrested at Arkansas State University; no shots

JONESBORO, Ark. — An armed man drove onto Arkansas State University on…

Protesters call for firing of San Francisco police chief

The first police commission meeting since the shooting death of a man…

SF police officer accused of racism, sexual harassment on Tenderloin beat

A San Francisco police officer who worked on a two-year Tenderloin drug…

Chicago police misconduct has frayed relations with blacks

CHICAGO — A South Side police commander and his officers tortured black…

Responding to mistrust, feds investigate Chicago police

CHICAGO — Responding to deepening mistrust of one of the nation's largest…

SF police refuse to release damning crime stats

As one of the largest departments in the state, San Francisco’s police…

Police chief will have final say in officers’ review of body cam footage

Whether San Francisco police officers will be allowed to review body camera…

Update: 911 caller arrested for allegedly threatening to kill SF police officer

A 911 caller who allegedly described a female San Francisco police officer…

Former SF police union president fined for illegally lobbying last year

The San Francisco Police union’s lead political consultant illegally acted as a…

City seeking ‘kingpins’ of Excelsior gambling shacks

Residents and law enforcement officers have been busy in the Excelsior neighborhood…

San Francisco may deploy drones for variety of uses

San Francisco’s government may put some eyes in the sky as city…

Harvard awards SF sheriff’s department program, gifts $100k

A San Francisco Sheriff's Department program was named the recipient of an…

City set to approve wrongful arrest suit settlement

About six years after San Francisco police officers placed a woman at…

California governor signs 2 bills tied to police misconduct

SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two bills relating to police…

Police shooting, protests put Ferguson back on edge

FERGUSON, Mo. — Ferguson was a community on edge again Monday, a…

Texas prosecutor names committee to review Sandra Bland case

HEMPSTEAD, Texas — A committee of outside attorneys will assist the Texas…

SF proposal to collect law enforcement data on detentions, traffic stops moves forward

San Francisco is expected to start tracking and reporting demographic data on…

Video rekindles debate about police treatment of blacks

AUSTIN, Texas — When Sandra Bland refused to put out her cigarette,…

Hayward police sergeant shot during traffic stop

HAYWARD — Authorities say a Bay Area police sergeant was shot during…

SFPD officer took bribes from cabbies in exchange for passing exams on City’s taxi test

A former San Francisco police officer known to cab drivers as “Johnny…