Pedestrian Safety Advisory Committee Meeting

Agenda items include: SFPD/SFMTA updates, a brief goal-setting discussion, a draft resolution regarding SFPD enforcement budgeting, and an election for the vacant Chair position


MTA Releases MOU with SFPD

A rare sighting of an SFPD officer on Muni. Flickr photo: moppet65535 More than a month after it was promised, the MTA has released a memorandum of understanding (PDF) with the San Francisco Police Department, an agreement that will give the transit agency and its chief Nat Ford control over SFPD officers who are supposed […]

SFPD Park Station Community Meeting

From SFBC: Come to the San Francisco Police Department Park Station’s monthly community meeting. These meetings, run by Captain John Sanford, give the community a chance to ask questions and raise concerns directly. Read more here at the SFPD Park Station website. Last month, the SFPD Park Station announced they would be targeting people on […]

SFPD Renames MAIT Team, Removes “Accident” From Web Site

The SFPD’s Major Accident Investigation Team has been renamed the Traffic Collision Investigation Team, and the department’s website has removed the term “accident” from its contact info page. The news follows a Streetsblog post on October 21, in which we pointed out that SFPD regularly violates its official policy of referring to car crashes as “collisions.” […]


Agenda: Of note: Presentations:  4. Polk Street Bike Lanes  Luis Montoya, SFMTA Planning Division   5. Proposed Seating Changes on Muni LRVs  Three Car Consists on Muni LRVs  John Haley, Director of Transit   For Discussion:  6. SFPD and Enforcement: Cyclists and Smokers  Cmdr. Mikail Ali, SFPD