Tags Racist policing
Tag: racist policing
The SF BOS and SFPD will be scrutinized at a hearing on May 25, 2021 to expose the lack of attention in the past 5 years to the DOJ mandate of 2016, as the SFPD continues its relentless racist reign of terror on Black San Franciscans.
The National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area Chapter (NLGSF) condemns the killing of Mario Woods by San Francisco police and opposes Chief Suhr’s proposal to provide officers with tasers as a supposed solution to deadly police shootings. Instead, city leaders must prioritize the use of non-weaponized crisis intervention teams, stepped-up police accountability mechanisms, and aggressive solutions to the displacement of working-class communities of color.