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AP Photo/Carolyn KasterPresident Barack Obama smiles while participating in a town-hall meeting at Benedict College

Obama: Ferguson report exposed racially biased system

The police situation in Ferguson, Missouri, was "oppressive and abusive," President Barack…

AP Photo/Carolyn KasterPresident Barack Obama smiles while participating in a town-hall meeting at Benedict College
AP Photo/Jacquelyn MartinPresident Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with members of the Task Force on 21st Century Policing

Obama: 'Now is the moment' for police to make changes

President Barack Obama said Monday the deaths of unarmed black men in…

AP Photo/Jacquelyn MartinPresident Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with members of the Task Force on 21st Century Policing
Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/The S.F. ExaminerNick Josefowitz

Black lives matter protesters demand $70,000 restitution, criminal charges dropped

A public-relations bus ride by BART the board of directors meant to…

Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/The S.F. ExaminerNick Josefowitz
mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerBART is using Building Code to clear homeless people out of station passageways.

Homeless advocates cry foul over BART anti-sleeping crackdown

The BART police crackdown on people sleeping in the common areas of…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerBART is using Building Code to clear homeless people out of station passageways.

South SF police search for owner of Japanese pistols recovered from felon

South San Francisco police are searching for the owner of three collectable…

East Palo Alto appoints new interim police chief

For the second time in 10 years, the city of East Palo…

Courtesy photoK-9 dog Hero of the San Mateo Police Department.

K-9 dog helps police collar theft suspect

A San Mateo police dog named Hero apprehended his first suspect after…

Courtesy photoK-9 dog Hero of the San Mateo Police Department.
Associated PressIn this April 7

Honduran police accused as death squads

At least five times in the last few months, members of a…

Associated PressIn this April 7
Two people were injured in separate stabbing incidents Tuesday.

Girl, man brutalized in separate stabbings

A 17-year-old girl was one of two people who were critically injured…

Two people were injured in separate stabbing incidents Tuesday.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoSafe spaces: Park patrol officers oversee safety at the Recreation and Park Department’s facilities

Rec and Park hires new manager to oversee embattled police force

The Recreation and Park Department is poised to hire a new manager…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoSafe spaces: Park patrol officers oversee safety at the Recreation and Park Department’s facilities
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe new technology would give officers about three to fours more hours a day on the streets. That time is typically spent traveling back to the police station to file reports

SFPD, tech companies developing mobile app to assist cops

San Francisco police unveiled an ambitious plan Monday to eventually equip patrol…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe new technology would give officers about three to fours more hours a day on the streets. That time is typically spent traveling back to the police station to file reports
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe new technology would give officers about three to fours more hours a day on the streets. That time is typically spent traveling back to the police station to file reports

SFPD, tech companies developing mobile app to assist cops

San Francisco police unveiled an ambitious plan Monday to eventually equip patrol…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe new technology would give officers about three to fours more hours a day on the streets. That time is typically spent traveling back to the police station to file reports
S.F. Examiner File PhotoMayor Ed Lee

San Francisco trying to fund Fire, Police department hires

San Francisco‚Äôs police and fire departments are preparing for hundreds of retirees.…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoMayor Ed Lee
photos.comPolice are currently searching for a male and female suspect involved in a lottery scam that occurred in South San Francisco.

Police search for duo engaged in lottery scam

Police in South San Francisco are searching for a couple who scammed…

photos.comPolice are currently searching for a male and female suspect involved in a lottery scam that occurred in South San Francisco.
AP file photoPolice officers at Sunday's NFC Championship Game had trouble communicating with each other via cellphone and text message.

San Francisco police have trouble communicating at 49ers playoff games

San Francisco police officers could not call one another on cellphones and…

AP file photoPolice officers at Sunday's NFC Championship Game had trouble communicating with each other via cellphone and text message.

AP source: Kelly's accuser says she had abortion

A law enforcement official says the woman accusing a son of the…

Nigeria federal police chief forced to retire

Nigeria's president has forced the nation's federal police chief to retire after…

Courtesy of SFPDHuan Chen

San Francisco police seek tips in fatal 2010 beating

Police are still hunting for three youths who beat an elderly man…

Courtesy of SFPDHuan Chen
SF Examiner file photoFrederick A. Dosier is accused of sexually assaulting three females in the Mission district.

Name of suspect in Mission district sex assaults revealed

Police identified the man arrested Friday in relation to three Mission district…

SF Examiner file photoFrederick A. Dosier is accused of sexually assaulting three females in the Mission district.

Man shoots, kills himself when confronted by police

A man shot and killed himself Wednesday evening outside the Hall of…