Thursday, April 22, 2021

Tag: San Francisco Police Department

Luis Gongora Shooting: Family files lawsuit alleging excessive force

Editor's note:This post contains graphic images On Friday, attorneys from John L. Burris Law presented evidence  regarding  the fatal shooting of Luis Góngora by San Francisco Police Department Officer Sgt....
San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi

A heated battle over tasers in San Francisco

The annual San Francisco Public Defender's Justice Summit Wednesday focused on the police department's use of force policy -- and the potential introduction of Tasers to the San Francisco...

Another Officer-Involved Shooting In the Bayview

Update: An earlier version of this article stated that the victim was 27 years old. It has since been changed after update from the Medical Examiner's office.    pic.twitter.com/KeZZttuB24 — Sana Saleem (@sanasaleem)...
Protestors and police face off

SFPD’s Rap Sheet: More than 25 scandals since 2015

Most of the anger directed at the San Francisco police department, and the calls to fire Chief Greg Suhr, involves the four recent shootings of young men of color...

SF Police Department is a total godawful mess, panel concludes

The district attorney’s special task force investigating the San Francisco Police Department issued a devastating preliminary report tonight suggesting that pretty much everything in the department is a mess. It’s...

Day XII: Mayor Edwin Lee comes unannounced, leaves without meeting Frisco5

This post is part of our special coverage on the #hungerforjusticesf. Five San Francisco residents are on hunger strike outside Mission Police Station, demanding that Mayor Ed Lee fire...

Day VII of Hunger Strike: Chief Suhr’s 5th Anniversary, #BaltimoreUprising and a week of going hungry

This post is part of our special coverage on the #hungerforjusticesf. Five San Francisco residents are on hunger strike outside Mission Police Station, demanding that Mayor Ed Lee fire...

Day VI of Hunger Strike: More than 100 protesters block off the streets

This post is part of our special coverage on the #hungerforjusticesf. Five San Francisco residents are on hunger strike outside Mission Police Station, demanding that Mayor Ed Lee fire...

Day V of hunger strike: Police threaten to arrest hunger strikers, close down toilets and power sockets

This post is part of our special coverage on the #hungerforjusticesf. Five San Francisco residents are on hunger strike outside Mission Police Station, demanding that Mayor Ed Lee fire...

Day IV of Hunger Strike: ‘There’s just so much love’

This post is part of our special coverage of #hungerforjusticesf. Six San Francisco residents are on hunger strike outside Mission Police Station, demanding that Mayor Ed Lee fire San...