San Francisco Police Department

New SFPD bureau to focus on community-oriented policing

A new San Francisco police bureau has been created to focus on…

Man fatally wounded near Fillmore McDonald’s

A man was fatally wounded near the McDonald’s in the Fillmore on…

Curtis Cail (Courtesy SFPD)

Update: Suhr says Western Addition homicide victim was ‘targeted’

A man shot dead in San Francisco's Western Addition neighborhood this weekend…

Curtis Cail (Courtesy SFPD)

Tourist stabbed in the head in Japantown

A tourist suffered life-threatening injuries Thursday night when he was stabbed in…

Stun guns brought before Police Commission for third time in five years

Shot down twice in past years, stun guns were once again up…

Many undocumented immigrants are fearful to reach out to law enforcement to report crimes because they fear the threat of being deported. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Escape from battery

How often have we heard about our immigration system being broken? President…

Many undocumented immigrants are fearful to reach out to law enforcement to report crimes because they fear the threat of being deported. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
FBI special agent David Johnson addresses the crowd at a press conference on Wednesday. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

No credible threat to Super Bowl 50, law enforcement officials say

Local and federal law enforcement officials on Wednesday said there are no…

FBI special agent David Johnson addresses the crowd at a press conference on Wednesday. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

POA consultant to ‘move on’ after blowup over Mario Woods day of remembrance

The decision to name a day in San Francisco in honor of…

Prius driver collides with pedestrian who apparently ran into street

A pedestrian was struck and seriously injured near the Panhandle in San…

Pedestrian fatally struck by tour bus ID’d

A pedestrian struck and killed by a tour bus on Saturday in…

Police seek suspect in Marina district robbery dubbed ‘make-up bandit’

San Francisco police on Wednesday asked the public for help in identifying…

Man walks into SFGH with gunshot wound

A man walked into San Francisco General Hospital early Thursday morning after…

(Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner)

SFPD shooting study hasn’t stopped incidents

The last time the San Francisco Police Department studied police shootings in…

(Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner)

Suspicious package brought to SFPD’s Park Station deemed safe

San Francisco police have determined that a suspicious package brought into the…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file 2009

Police increase presence at SF schools in response to LAUSD threat

San Francisco police were increasing their presence at The City’s schools as…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file 2009

SFUSD to share gun safety tips with parents

San Francisco public school officials for the second time plan to distribute…

Officer Christopher Kohrs enters the Hall of Justice Wednesday before appearing in his arraignment. (Jonah Owen Lamb/Photo)

‘Hot Cop of Castro’ pleads not guilty to felony hit-and-run charges

The San Francisco police officer known as the “Hot Cop of Castro”…

Officer Christopher Kohrs enters the Hall of Justice Wednesday before appearing in his arraignment. (Jonah Owen Lamb/Photo)
Jake Lawson, pictured with members of his graduating cadet class, allegedly received special treatment from a family friend: San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr. (Courtesy photo)

Leaked SFPD memo indicates practice of special treatment is widespread

As the San Francisco Police Department continues its hiring surge after years…

Jake Lawson, pictured with members of his graduating cadet class, allegedly received special treatment from a family friend: San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr. (Courtesy photo)

Motorcyclist killed in hit-and-run near Hwy 280

A motorcyclist died early Sunday morning following a hit-and-run accident in San…

Two slayings in SF raise this year’s homicide count to 45

Two men have been killed in San Francisco’s southeastern neighborhoods since Friday,…