San Francisco Police Department

Bayview officer accused of making racial slur inside police station

In an unusual move, the San Francisco Police Department on Friday released…

Protesters gather in front of City Hall following end of hunger strike

Protesters rallied outside two entrances at San Francisco City Hall Monday morning…

SFPD officer faces termination for ‘inappropriate’ language

The San Francisco Police Department has another incident of alleged racism on…

As hunger strike continues, confidence in police reform dwindles

Mayor Ed Lee and a group of five hunger strikers calling for…

UPDATE: Friday morning homicide victim ID’d as former defense attorney

A woman fatally stabbed in Potrero Hill late Friday morning was a…

‘Frisco 5’ hunger strikers take their cause to City Hall

The five hunger strikers in wheelchairs who led a march on San…

Two stabbed to death in less than a week in the Tenderloin

A man was stabbed to death in the Tenderloin early Monday morning,…

Man shot in the hand while driving in the Mission

A man was shot in the hand by a suspect driving by…

Activists on hunger strike over Suhr’s job amid police reforms

A local rapper, his mother and a candidate for city supervisor are…

Teen shot in car later arrested for gun offense

A 17-year-old boy was shot while sitting in a car in San…

Woman stabs man in the ear with nail file during argument

A 50-year-old woman stabbed a man in the ear with a nail…

More transparent police efforts met by hostile crowd at SFPD town hall

Within hours of the killing of Luis Gongora by police last week,…

SFPD watchdog spars with chief over officer discipline in rare public disagreement

A San Francisco police officer who sent inappropriate text messages to a…

Keeping the peace, preserving lives

As a city, we grant our police officers profound powers, placing guns…

Hung jury leads to mistrial in Playstation murder case

A San Francisco jury deadlocked in the trial of a man who…

Indictment against man beaten by deputies remains sealed

The federal charges against a man who was the victim of a…

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…

Man beaten by deputies to face charges in federal court Monday

Stanislav Petrov, the man beaten by Alameda County sheriff's deputies in November…

Law enforcement leaders clash over who discovered latest racist texts

Disagreements over who discovered the latest rash of racist texts sent by…

Construction crew finds explosive in SF home during renovation

A construction crew working on a home in San Francisco's Monterey Heights…