Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Tag: San Francisco Police Department

Interrupting racial profiling in San Francisco

You’re waiting for a friend outside her apartment building. Or double checking the security camera in front of your business. Or distributing door hangers that encourage voters to get to the...

Why so little state money for housing?

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing the biggest budget in state history, $220 billion,which is a huge number, and it shows that Newsom, unlike his predecessor, wants to restore some...

Is Mayor Breed planning more homeless sweeps?

A press release from the Mayor’s Office arrived in my inbox two days ago, to wit: Mayor London N. Breed today joined City officials and community partners to launch the...

Latest ballots are trending conservative

The first round of Election-Day vote-by-mail ballots have shown a shift to the conservative side. It’s not as pronounced as the first-round VBM, but the 16,000 votes counted today...

Fall Arts Preview: 37 cool things to do this season

FALL ARTS PREVIEW Let's keep this short because there's a lot to do and see, obviously! Proclamations of the SF arts scene's demise—despite the continued hounding of artists and...

SF cops, judge knew search warrant subject was a reporter

Newly unsealed court documents show the San Francisco Police Department Internal Affairs officers investigating departmental leaks were aware the target of a search warrant was a working journalist when...

SFPD didn’t tell judge that reporter in Adachi case was a journalist

Court documents unsealed Tuesday morning show the San Francisco Police Department failed to inform a Superior Court judge that the target of a search warrant was a credentialed Bay...

Judge says cops got bogus warrant to search reporter’s phone

A San Francisco Superior Court judge ruled Thursday to quash and unseal a search warrant executed against a Bay Area journalist after he refused to divulge the identity of...

Judge ducks decision on search warrants for local reporter

Two months after emergency motions were filed in court to quash and unseal search warrants executed against Bay Area journalist Bryan Carmody, a judge finally heard arguments in court...

Cops concede that their search warrants were illegal, filing says

The San Francisco Police Department has “effectively conceded” the search warrants they executed against freelance journalist Bryan Carmody were invalid, Carmody’s attorney said in court filing last week, because SFPD...