San Francisco Police

Black SFPD officer targeted by police union reassured by Chief Suhr

A San Francisco police officer targeted by the police union for speaking…

Eddie D. should replace Trent Baalke

“York tries and, as usual, fails,” Jay Mariotti, Jan. 5 Eddie D.…

Supervisor Malia Cohen. Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo

Hearing on police use of force postponed a day after Mario Woods funeral

A hearing called by Bayview Supervisor Malia Cohen, which was set to…

Supervisor Malia Cohen. Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo
SF police officer accused of racism, sexual harassment on Tenderloin beat

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

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

SF police officer accused of racism, sexual harassment on Tenderloin beat
An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.

SF police to re-evaluate use of force protocols following controversial shooting

The San Francisco Police Department’s use of force tactics and policies will…

An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.
Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)

Mario Woods just one of nearly 20 people holding knives who were shot by SF police since 2000

Mario Woods, whose violent death at the hands of San Francisco police…

Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)
Lateefah Barnes mourns the loss of her cousin, Mario Woods, at a public forum held by SFPD on Friday night. The event was to discuss the shooting of Woods who was gunned down by officers on Dec. 2. (Connor Hunt/Special to SF Exmainer)

Suhr claims video shows Mario Woods with raised knife; community in disbelief

The controversial case of a black man who was killed in a…

Lateefah Barnes mourns the loss of her cousin, Mario Woods, at a public forum held by SFPD on Friday night. The event was to discuss the shooting of Woods who was gunned down by officers on Dec. 2. (Connor Hunt/Special to SF Exmainer)
An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.

New police oath aimed at rebuilding public trust

Soon San Francisco police officers will have the option to take a…

An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.
Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)

Family of convicted gang member killed by police said he was turning his life around

The 26-year-old man whose shooting death at the hands of San Francisco…

Mario Woods, pictured in both photos, was shot and killed by San Francisco police on Wednesday in the Bayview. (Courtesy photos)
An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.

SFPD officers shoot, kill man in Bayview

San Francisco police shot and killed a man carrying a knife in…

An Instagram video captured the moments before San Francisco police officers shot and killed a man in the Bayview on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015.
Booking photo of Officer Christopher Kohrs. (Courtesy San Francisco Sheriff's Department)

‘Hot Cop of Castro’ arrested too long after alleged hit-and-run for DUI test

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

Booking photo of Officer Christopher Kohrs. (Courtesy San Francisco Sheriff's Department)
A San Francisco police officer responds to an active shooter situation in the Mission on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Gunman allegedly stole weapon, ammo before Mission shootout

A man carrying two guns climbed a building site near a Mission…

A San Francisco police officer responds to an active shooter situation in the Mission on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Marina woman who struck children in SUV charged with felonies, released on bail

A 30-year-old Marina district woman who struck two children in an SUV…

Supervisor Malia Cohen. Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo

Deteriorating relationship between police union and supervisor worsens

Supervisor Malia Cohen and her erstwhile ally, the San Francisco Police Officers…

Supervisor Malia Cohen. Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo
People in San Francisco's various neighborhoods walked the streets in full costume in anticipation of Halloween. (Connor Hunt/ Special to SF Examiner)

Halloween revelers warned by SFPD to keep things under wraps

The San Francisco Police Department wants YOU! to use common sense this…

People in San Francisco's various neighborhoods walked the streets in full costume in anticipation of Halloween. (Connor Hunt/ Special to SF Examiner)
Former POA president Gary Delagnes has been a vocal defender of police officers as has current president Martin Halloran. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Former SF police union president fined for illegally lobbying last year

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

Former POA president Gary Delagnes has been a vocal defender of police officers as has current president Martin Halloran. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Woman shot to death in Tenderloin residence early this month identified

The 51-year-old San Francisco woman who was shot dead Oct. 6 in…

Duane Ackerman, 50, was arrested Oct. 8 after his Sunset home was searched and child porn was discovered inside. (Courtesy SFPD)

SF man arrested for child porn possession pleads not guilty

A San Francisco man arrested last week for allegedly possessing child pornography…

Duane Ackerman, 50, was arrested Oct. 8 after his Sunset home was searched and child porn was discovered inside. (Courtesy SFPD)
From left, Sean Michael Angold, 24, Lila Scott Alligood, 18, and Morrison Haze Lampley, 23,  were booked into the Multnomah County Jail on Murder warrants and will be arraigned on Friday, Oct. 9, in Multnomah County Court. (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)
From left, Sean Michael Angold, 24, Lila Scott Alligood, 18, and Morrison Haze Lampley, 23,  were booked into the Multnomah County Jail on Murder warrants and will be arraigned on Friday, Oct. 9, in Multnomah County Court. (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)
Sgt. Yulanda Williams is president of Officers for Justice, a group that has pushed for stronger diversity in the Police Department for four decades. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SF black officers association disputes police union racial profiling ad

A police union advertisement claiming that San Francisco police officers don’t racially…

Sgt. Yulanda Williams is president of Officers for Justice, a group that has pushed for stronger diversity in the Police Department for four decades. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)