SF Weekly Letters

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SFPD Investigates Officer for Mouthing Off to Press

Sgt. Carl T of the San Francisco Police Department has never shirked…

    Wed Sep 14th, 2011 4:00am By Lauren Smiley

More Bait Car Cases Dismissed in San Francisco Court

A year after truTV's Bait Car rolled into town to catch San…

    Mon Sep 12th, 2011 3:00pm By Lauren Smiley

Lawyer Suing San Francisco for Racial Discrimination May Need a Lawyer Himself

Listen closely to the rhetoric of the 2011 political season. President Barack…

    Wed Aug 31st, 2011 4:00am By Matt Smith

Crime Lab Confidential: DA and SFPD Withheld Damaging Memo About DNA Lab Failings

Illustration by Pete Ryan. On Feb. 9, 2010, San Francisco residents Emon…

    Wed Aug 24th, 2011 4:00am By Peter Jamison

S.F.P.D. Officers Finally Have E-Mail, But Department Still Lags in Tech

For the first time in history, San Francisco police officers can hand…

    Wed Aug 3rd, 2011 4:00am By Matt Smith

Airbnb Apologizes, Rolls Out New Insurance Program for Hosts

Recently, we reported that Airbnb, an online service that matches travelers with…

    Tue Aug 2nd, 2011 8:55am By Erin Sherbert

SFPD Tries to Fire Cop for Protesting Illegal Search of Journalist's Records

In this week's column, I describe how the San Francisco Police Department…

    Wed Jun 15th, 2011 12:10pm By Matt Smith

SFPD Tries to Fire Cop for Balking at Conducting Illegal Searches

In some cities, police departments fire cops who break the law. In…

    Wed Jun 15th, 2011 4:00am By Matt Smith

Bay to Breakers: Mother Shields Child from Hideous Naked People (Photo)

Like it or not, we are all forced to gaze upon an…

    Tue May 17th, 2011 1:05pm By Peter Jamison