In California, there are hundreds of “anti-homeless” laws. Although there is nothing that specifically bans or restricts homelessness, cities in the Golden State have created nearly a thousand codes and ordinances that experts and homeless advocates argue disproportionately affect unsheltered people.
A number of San Francisco sheriff’s deputies and jail inmates were hospitalized Tuesday following a suspected fentanyl exposure, according to officials.
San Francisco police released 11 different officers' body-worn camera videos at a town-hall meeting Monday night for a fatal officer-involved shooting that happened last week.
A San Francisco police officer shot and killed himself this afternoon after Richmond police stopped him because he was wanted by San Francisco police.
Police on Thursday showed the body-worn camera footage of a fatal officer-involved shooting that occurred last week in San Francisco's Bayview neighborhood to an emotional crowd during a town hall meeting at a church.
Hundreds of San Francisco police officers, as well as people from the community gathered Wednesday night for a benefit for an injured officer. The charitable event at Bill Graham Auditorium has been the sight of countless social events, but few have both celebrated and supported an injured officer.
San Francisco police today said they are searching for additional suspects who may be connected to a police shooting in the Castro District that left one officer and one suspect with critical injuries.
It was a raucous public comment period Friday evening at San Francisco's City Hall with a vote expected sometime tonight on whether or not the San Francisco Police Department should be armed with Tasers.
Despite public opposition, the San Francisco Police Department is considering adopting Tasers, and a police commander today noted that a city budget analyst has pegged the cost at around $8 million.
San Francisco police say they have taken a suspect into custody after an officer on a bicycle was struck by a hit-and-run driver this afternoon.
Hundreds of people gathered to remember a Marin County woman, Stacee Etcheber, one of the victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting, who leaves behind two children and her husband, an SFPD officer.
A pair of sergeants in the San Francisco Police Department, who happen to be married, say a recent attempted kidnapping and spike in car break-ins inspired them to create a new police program for children.
A San Francisco police officer has been arrested on child pornography charges, police confirmed this afternoon.
A new study shows black people in San Francisco are being convicted of more serious crimes than whites and they're receiving longer jail sentences.
A San Francisco judge has dropped all assault charges against a 57-year old man whose service dog was shot by a police officer.
Newly released surveillance and police body-worn camera video reveal what unfolded in a San Francisco Subway sandwich shop last week when an officer shot and killed a Texas man.
SFPD Officer Carlos Manfredi joins KTVU's the 9 to talk about how the department is continuing to use Narcan kits as an antidote for opioid overdoses.
KTVU's Cristina Rendon breaks down what we know about the candidates going for San Francisco's available chief of police position.
Recent comments by San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee were interpreted by some as an endorsement for Toney Chaplin as chief of police. City officials are denying those accusations.
SFPD are saying the body of a white male in his 30s was found near the Bloomingdale's entrance of the Westfield Centre mall Wednesday morning.