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Police Commission President Suzy Loftus stands with Mayor Ed Lee and Acting Chief Toney Chaplin. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

With 34 candidates, no plans to extend Wednesday deadline in SFPD chief search

Despite rumors the search for a new San Francisco police chief is…

Police Commission President Suzy Loftus stands with Mayor Ed Lee and Acting Chief Toney Chaplin. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Man seriously wounded in stabbing near Dolores Park

A man suffered life-threatening injuries when he was chased down and stabbed…

Nels Jensen booking photo. (Courtesy SFPD)

SF police arrest man for allegedly distributing child porn

Police have arrested a 47-year-old San Francisco man accused of distributing child…

Nels Jensen booking photo. (Courtesy SFPD)

One injured, three arrested in SF restaurant robbery

One person was injured in a robbery of a Bayview District restaurant…

Five Japanese and Greek antiques were stolen from a San Francisco shop earlier this month. (Courtesy SFPD)

Antiques snatched from another SF shop

For at least the second time this month, thieves made off with…

Five Japanese and Greek antiques were stolen from a San Francisco shop earlier this month. (Courtesy SFPD)
An art installation by Shimon Attie, “Spiral of Gratitude,” honors fallen San Francisco police officers inside the Public Safety Building. (Gabrielle Lurie/2015 S.F. Examiner)

Chief search turns SFPD inside out

With just over a week until the Aug. 31 deadline closes for…

An art installation by Shimon Attie, “Spiral of Gratitude,” honors fallen San Francisco police officers inside the Public Safety Building. (Gabrielle Lurie/2015 S.F. Examiner)
Officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (PHoto Courtesy SFPD Officer Albie Esparaza/Twitter)

Fifth suspect arraigned in Golden Gate Park homicide

Michael Grasso, one of six people facing charges in connection with the…

Officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (PHoto Courtesy SFPD Officer Albie Esparaza/Twitter)
Random attack of woman near Lafayette Park caught on video

Random attack of woman near Lafayette Park caught on video

A 52-year-old woman was beaten by a man for no apparent reason…

Random attack of woman near Lafayette Park caught on video
(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Four shootings mark violent 12 hours in SF

Four separate shootings across San Francisco on Tuesday and early Wednesday morning…

(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Man injured in Mission District drive-by shooting

A man was injured in an apparent drive-by shooting in San Francisco's…

Passenger gouges SF cab driver’s eye during altercation

A passenger was apparently so unhappy with the direction his cab driver…

San Francisco police are searching for this man, seen in surveillance video footage,  who allegedly bit off the finger of a bartender in July. (Courtesy SFPD)

SFPD searching for man who bit off bartender’s finger

San Francisco police are asking for the public's help in identifying a…

San Francisco police are searching for this man, seen in surveillance video footage,  who allegedly bit off the finger of a bartender in July. (Courtesy SFPD)
Joshua Arce, candidate for the District 9 seat on the Board of Supervisors Candidate Joshua Arce, speaks at a news conference about his plan for a new BART station at 30th and Mission streets on July 28. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

The underwhelming candidacy of Joshua Arce

The Realtors, Airbnb and sundry like-minded oligarchs who govern San Francisco through…

Joshua Arce, candidate for the District 9 seat on the Board of Supervisors Candidate Joshua Arce, speaks at a news conference about his plan for a new BART station at 30th and Mission streets on July 28. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Donald Hoganson (Photo courtesy SFPD)

Charges dropped against man who allegedly made Twitter threats against acting SFPD chief

All charges against a man who allegedly tweeted threats against Acting San…

Donald Hoganson (Photo courtesy SFPD)

Man booked on suspicion of Tenderloin murder

A 34-year-old man was booked on suspicion of murder this week for…

Michael Green was convicted of murder on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2016. (Courtesy SFPD)

Man convicted of murder in shooting near SF nightclub

A 26-year-old man was convicted of first-degree murder Thursday for fatally shooting…

Michael Green was convicted of murder on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2016. (Courtesy SFPD)

Bystander injured in shooting stemming from attempt to kick dog

A confrontation over a dog in San Francisco's Visitacion Valley on Monday…

Westfield San Francisco Centre. (Ryan McNulty / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Death of man at Westfield Centre now considered suspicious, not homicide

The death of a man found in a stairwell at the Westfield…

Westfield San Francisco Centre. (Ryan McNulty / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Mayor Ed Lee, seen here at left during a news conference in June, reiterated his support for interim Police Chief Toney Chaplin, right, on Monday but also said he respects the process the Police Commission is taking to recommend possible permanent police chief candidates. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Mayor Lee says it’s ‘premature’ to pick new police chief

Mayor Ed Lee says he is pleased with the direction San Francisco’s…

Mayor Ed Lee, seen here at left during a news conference in June, reiterated his support for interim Police Chief Toney Chaplin, right, on Monday but also said he respects the process the Police Commission is taking to recommend possible permanent police chief candidates. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
In this screenshot of a video released by the FBI, a bank robbery suspect is seen. (Courtesy FBI)

‘Dreaded Bandit’ bank robbery suspect arrested in SF

FBI officials said Monday the bank robbery suspect they refer to as…

In this screenshot of a video released by the FBI, a bank robbery suspect is seen. (Courtesy FBI)