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4 San Francisco Students Shot in High School Parking Lot; 1 in Critical Condition

The shots rang out, one after the other, outside San Francisco’s June Jordan School for Equity on Tuesday afternoon. At first, students shrugged off as a prank; that was, at least, until school officials triggered an immediate lockdown. 253 more words


San Francisco Police to Implement 272 Reforms After DOJ Report Shows Excessive Force Against Minorities

San Francisco police officers use force against African Americans more often than against other racial groups, according to a 432-page federal report made public Wednesday. 158 more words

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Federal Report Cites Bias, Violence Against Minorities By SFPD

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF/AP) — A report released Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Justice cites numerous indicators of implicit and institutionalized bias against minority groups by members of the San Francisco Police Department. 903 more words


Mental Health Professionals Will Soon Respond To SFPD Confrontations

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Mental health professionals will soon respond to the scene of police confrontations with people who might be mentally ill or under the influence, city officials announced Tuesday. 375 more words


Local Law Enforcement Promotes Positive Image With Videos

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — With the relationships between law enforcement and some communities strained, some Bay Area officers are turning to social media to try and put their officers in a friendlier light. 338 more words


Autopsy Reveals Homeless Man Killed By SFPD Was Shot 6 Times

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) A homeless man who was killed by police in April in San Francisco’s Mission District was shot six times, including once in the head and once in the back, and had amphetamine, methamphetamines and THC in his system at the time of his death, according to an autopsy report released Thursday. 494 more words