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SF cops found guilty in corruption case

Two San Francisco police officers were found guilty Friday on many counts…

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Jonah Owen Lamb/The S.f. ExaminerPolice Chief Greg Suhr

Numerous mistakes found in SF police payroll, report shows

Poor record-keeping and lax procedures resulted in the Police Department erroneously paying…

Jonah Owen Lamb/The S.f. ExaminerPolice Chief Greg Suhr
HANNAH ALBARAZI/Bay City NewsPolice cordon off an area near an officer-involved shooting on Wednesday.

Off-duty SF police officer shoots robbery suspect, police say

An attempted-robbery suspect was shot by an off-duty San Francisco police officer…

HANNAH ALBARAZI/Bay City NewsPolice cordon off an area near an officer-involved shooting on Wednesday.

Police corruption case comes to a close; fate of two officers now in jury’s hands

The closing arguments in a federal corruption trial against two police officers…

Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoOfficer Edmond Robles — facing federal corruption charges — says he will take the stand today. He is on trial with Sgt. Ian Furminger. A former cop has testified against the pair.

After prosecution rests its corruption case against two SF cops, one says he intends to testify

On the day the prosecution rested its case in the federal corruption…

Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoOfficer Edmond Robles — facing federal corruption charges — says he will take the stand today. He is on trial with Sgt. Ian Furminger. A former cop has testified against the pair.
Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoOfficer Edmond Robles — facing federal corruption charges — says he will take the stand today. He is on trial with Sgt. Ian Furminger. A former cop has testified against the pair.

Former drug dealer testifies he worked with police in federal corruption case

A former Mission drug dealer and police informant testified Thursday, in the…

Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoOfficer Edmond Robles — facing federal corruption charges — says he will take the stand today. He is on trial with Sgt. Ian Furminger. A former cop has testified against the pair.
Al Goldis/1999 AP file photoAt a 1999 news conference

Thursday marks 20 years since SF rampage that killed Officer James Guelff

Twenty years ago, a section of Pine Street near the Franklin Street…

Al Goldis/1999 AP file photoAt a 1999 news conference
Courtesy video imageSeveral former San Francisco police officers are facing federal charges stemming from allegedly illegal searches and seizures at residential hotels in The City.

SF police corruption trial expected to start next week

Jury selection was completed in federal court Monday in the corruption trial…

Courtesy video imageSeveral former San Francisco police officers are facing federal charges stemming from allegedly illegal searches and seizures at residential hotels in The City.
Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoTwo men have died this year while in the custody of the Sheriff’s Department. The mother of one of the men is scheduled to meet with Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi.

More details of three police and sheriff in-custody deaths in recent months

The mother of a man who died in County Jail this month…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoTwo men have died this year while in the custody of the Sheriff’s Department. The mother of one of the men is scheduled to meet with Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi.
Courtesy video imageSix police officers were indicted due to their involvement in searches on SROs.

Former SF police officer pleads guilty to federal charges in corruption case

A former police officer indicted with a group of other officers in…

Courtesy video imageSix police officers were indicted due to their involvement in searches on SROs.
mike koozmin/2013 s.f. examiner file photoThe Police Department will not accept applications from anyone who has been convicted of domestic violence

New rules bar domestic violence offenders from SF police ranks

The Police Department has made it clear, under new policies, that anyone…

mike koozmin/2013 s.f. examiner file photoThe Police Department will not accept applications from anyone who has been convicted of domestic violence
SFPD officers are shown investigating an officer-involved shooting on St. Patrick's Day 2015.

Family: Police didn’t make contact after fatal shooting

The 26-year-old Oakland man who was fatally shot by San Francisco police…

SFPD officers are shown investigating an officer-involved shooting on St. Patrick's Day 2015.
mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe Police Commission is expected to vote on new protocols for when officers respond to domestic violence incidents and how to deal with children in the household.

Police Commission to consider new rules on domestic violence calls involving children

The Police Department could adopt new rules tonight governing how officers deal…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe Police Commission is expected to vote on new protocols for when officers respond to domestic violence incidents and how to deal with children in the household.
Assembly Bill 1517

New state law puts deadline on rape kit DNA testing, but will have little impact on SF’s backlog

The Police Department has vowed to get rid of its rape-kit backlog…

Assembly Bill 1517

Pedestrian struck by car near Golden Gate Park in SF

A pedestrian was struck and seriously injured by a car near San…

Mike Koozmin/The S.f. examinerThe man who was shot and killed by police Thursday had an antique Russian-made gun that he used to shoot at people who were trying to help him following a three-car accident.

San Rafael man killed in Thursday morning’s Financial District shooting was shot six times

At a community meeting about the fatal police shooting of a carjacking…

Mike Koozmin/The S.f. examinerThe man who was shot and killed by police Thursday had an antique Russian-made gun that he used to shoot at people who were trying to help him following a three-car accident.
MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERAn Escalade driven by a carjacking suspect lays on its side after it crashed at California and Battery streets. The suspect was shot and killed by police after refusing to surrender.

SF police to hold community meeting about fatal shooting

San Francisco police are expected to hold a community meeting Monday to…

MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERAn Escalade driven by a carjacking suspect lays on its side after it crashed at California and Battery streets. The suspect was shot and killed by police after refusing to surrender.
Mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerAn Escalade driven by a carjacking suspect lays on its side after it crashed at California and Battery streets. The suspect was shot and killed by police after refusing to surrender.

Three-county car chase ends in Financial District fatal police shooting

Robert Dominguez did not get to finish his breakfast. When he saw…

Mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerAn Escalade driven by a carjacking suspect lays on its side after it crashed at California and Battery streets. The suspect was shot and killed by police after refusing to surrender.
Mike Koozmin/S.F. ExaminerPolice investigate this morning fatal shooting of a carjacking suspect in the Financial District.

Car chase ends with fatal police shooting in SF

A high-speed car chase ended with a crash and the fatal shooting…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. ExaminerPolice investigate this morning fatal shooting of a carjacking suspect in the Financial District.
mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerThe Excelsior is one of the hardest-hit neighborhoods in The City when it comes to vehicle thefts

Car thefts increase in SF, but many are recovered

The Fifth and Mission Garage is one of San Francisco's largest vehicle…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerThe Excelsior is one of the hardest-hit neighborhoods in The City when it comes to vehicle thefts