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

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MTA Releases MOU with SFPD

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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 Renames MAIT Team, Removes “Accident” From Web Site

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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.” […]

SFPD Park Station Community Meeting

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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 Arrests Driver Who Hit Three Bike Commuters on the Wiggle

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The SFPD has arrested 25-year-old Bianca Lopez of Fremont for hitting three people on bikes at Scott and Fell Streets on the Wiggle on April 6. According to an SFPD press release, Lopez has been charged with felony hit and run causing injury, misdemeanor hit and run involving property damage, and driving without a license. Her bail was set […]