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San Francisco Supervisor Calls For Police Chief To Live Within City Limits

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – There’s an effort underway in San Francisco to require the Chief of Police to live in the city.

It used to be that the police chief always lived in the city. 96 more words


Supervisors Approve Reformed SFPD Use Of Force Policy Backed By Feds

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted unanimously to support a reformed policy on the use of police force recommended by the U.S. 207 more words


Man Sets Fire To SFPD Patrol Car Near Westfield Mall

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – A man was arrested after he allegedly set a police patrol car on fire Tuesday afternoon in downtown San Francisco, police said. 101 more words


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