Stories about Policing

Drop the oratorio

Ensemble Mik Nawooj speaks about fusing classical and hip-hop -- and ambitious new piece 'Death Become Life.'

Police Commission set to discuss the effectiveness of tasers

No voting yet but the Commission will be hearing from several experts tonight

A federal program that SF needs to cut

Supes have a chance to reject militarized police program called Urban Shield

New SFPD Chief has a lot on his plate

The Chief has no time to lose as he takes office: A plethora of urgent issues faces department.

Questions loom as Police Commission President Suzy Loftus steps down

Activists say new commission member should be a defense lawyer, not a prosecutor

The next police commissioner

Two strong progressive candidates -- and one favored by the cops -- go to the Board of Supes Tuesday

OPINION: Some SF ballot measures Donald Trump would love

Props P, U, Q and R reflect Trumpian politics in San Francisco

The Agenda, Oct. 23-30: Does the Eastern Neighborhoods plan even work any more?

Plus: A report back from Standing Rock, and the latest outrage from the SF cops

Mayor to decide on new police chief as feds blast force

Justice Department report makes clear that no internal candidate can reform the SFPD

POA tries to hijack selection of new police chief

Cops want to make sure there's no reformer hired to oversee the department