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Tag: Greg Suhr

SFPD Faces Angry Questions Over Fatal Police Shooting in Bernal Heights Park

March 26, 2014 | 2:48 pm

SFPD Faces Angry Questions Over Fatal Police Shooting in Bernal Heights Park

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The man killed, 28-year-old Alejando Nieto, had a Taser for his job as a nightclub security guard.

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San Francisco Police Vow Tougher Enforcement to Curb Pedestrian Deaths

January 17, 2014 | 8:14 am

San Francisco Police Vow Tougher Enforcement to Curb Pedestrian Deaths

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Police chief promises focus on dangerous intersections and a crackdown on most common infractions.

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FBI: Suspect in Chinese Consulate Arson ‘Heard Voices’

January 6, 2014 | 3:53 pm

FBI: Suspect in Chinese Consulate Arson ‘Heard Voices’

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A 39-year-old Daly City man says he targeted consulate because he was hearing voices speaking Chinese.

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Policing in the Age of YouTube: S.F. Police to Join Ranks of Camera-Toting Cops

November 22, 2013 | 11:10 am

Policing in the Age of YouTube: S.F. Police to Join Ranks of Camera-Toting Cops

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On ‘KQED Newsroom’: Department deals with an ugly incident and prepares to equip officers with cameras.

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Kid Superhero Comes to City’s Rescue After Surviving Deadly Illness

November 15, 2013 | 6:00 am

Kid Superhero Comes to City’s Rescue After Surviving Deadly Illness

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5-year-old from Siskiyou County gets to live his ‘Batman’ fantasy — after long fight with leukemia.

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Occupy SF: Interview w/ Arrestee; Chief Suhr Chat w/ Demonstrators; Video — Last Night’s Confrontation

October 17, 2011 | 4:29 pm

Occupy SF: Interview w/ Arrestee; Chief Suhr Chat w/ Demonstrators; Video — Last Night’s Confrontation

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Last night, police arrested five Occupy San Francisco protesters in what Bay City News calls a “heated confrontation” over police confiscating the demonstators’ tents and camping gear at Justin Herman Plaza. The Bay Guardian reports it this way: Police were by many accounts more aggressive than in the previous raid, which was the first direct […]

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July 20, 2011 | 10:24 pm

SFPD Chief Suhr Walks Out of Chaotic Bayview Town Hall; Video, Interview With Suhr Afterward

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I’m just finishing up my radio report on tonight’s town hall meeting at the Bayview Opera House in San Francisco’s Bayview district, organized in response to Saturday’s police shooting of 19-year-old parolee Kenneth Harding. The standing-room-only event degenerated into chaos and started clearing out soon after SFPD Chief Greg Suhr took the podium. Eventually he […]

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Meet Your New SF Police Chief, Greg Suhr

April 27, 2011 | 9:48 am

Meet Your New SF Police Chief, Greg Suhr

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Good profile of new SFPD Chief Greg Suhr by Matier & Ross in today’s Chron. M&R describe his career as a “rollercoaster.” The ups: Suhr’s most recent command was in the high-crime Bayview district, where homicides have dropped nearly 50 percent since he took over as station-house commander in October 2009… He was also the […]

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