Police to Reconsider Use of Force Policy after Killing of Mario Woods

San Francisco will review and potentially revise the police department's “Use of…

    Mon Dec 7th, 2015 3:36pm By Julia Carrie Wong

UPDATED: Mario Woods, Gang Member Slain by SFPD, Remembered as “Total Sweetheart”

This post has been updated. The man shot and killed by San…

    Thu Dec 3rd, 2015 11:32am By Chris Roberts

#BlackLivesMatter Protesters Shut Down Oakland Whole Foods

If you live in Oakland and were thinking about some mindful grocery…

    Thu Sep 10th, 2015 6:27pm By Chris Roberts

Whole Foods Fires Security Firm After Armed Guard Allegedy Beats Customer

Whole Foods is firing Admiral Security Services, the security firm at its…

    Sat Sep 5th, 2015 3:18pm By Julia Carrie Wong

Violent “Altercation” at Oakland Whole Foods; Witness Says Black Customer Bloodied After Attempting to “Buy Groceries with his EBT Card”

The Whole Foods market near Lake Merritt in Oakland was the site…

    Fri Sep 4th, 2015 12:05pm By Julia Carrie Wong

SFPD Apparently Used 14 Officers to Detain a One-Legged Man for Using Crutches — Updated

SFPD apparently employed fourteen police officers to detain a disabled homeless man…

    Tue Aug 18th, 2015 10:12am By Julia Carrie Wong

Man Dies During SFPD Arrest in the Marina, Two Officers Injured

A man died while in San Francisco Police Department custody this morning,…

    Thu Jul 30th, 2015 10:08am By Julia Carrie Wong

On the One Year Anniversary of Eric Garner's Death, Oakland Wants to Remind You There's Still No Justice

On Monday, Eric Garner's family accepted a $5.9 million settlement from the…

    Fri Jul 17th, 2015 10:02am By Yael Chanoff

Report Shows Major Disparity in Treatment of African-Americans by SFPD and Courts

African Americans are 7.1 times as likely as whites to be arrested…

    Tue Jun 23rd, 2015 12:49pm By Julia Carrie Wong

Bay Area Vigils Planned for Victims of Charleston Church Shooting

Bay Area residents are planning to gather and mourn the nine victims…

    Thu Jun 18th, 2015 12:41pm By Julia Carrie Wong