Mario Woods

Beyoncé Dancers: ‘Justice 4 Mario Woods’

Beyoncé’s Super Bowl backup dancers decided to make a political statement about the Mario Woods case after the Super Bowl, and paid tribute to the Black Panthers as the dancers posed for a video outside Levi’s Stadium.

Mario Woods (Jeff Chiu / Associated Press)

SF Police Must Take Anti-Intolerance Pledge

In response to perceived intolerance in the ranks of San Francisco police officers, officers will be asked to take a pledge promising they will not tolerate racism, sexism, or homophobic behavior and will report any evidence of such among their fellow officers.

SFPD (Reuters / Stephen Lam)

Hecklers Boo SF Mayor Ed Lee off Stage at MLK Day Event

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee was booed off stage by hecklers at an event honoring the late civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday. “I will not be a focus of interruptions,” Mayor Lee said just moments before he

Ed Lee (Eric Risberg / Associated Press)

SF Students Ditch Class to Protest Mario Woods’s Death

On Friday, hundreds of high school and middle school students walked out of class in San Francisco to protest the death of Mario Woods, who was shot Dec. 2 in a fatal confrontation with San Francisco police.

Mario Woods (Jeff Chiu / Associated Press)

SF Police Chief Won’t Resign over Mario Woods

On Friday night, calls for the San Francisco police chief, Greg Suhr, to resign resounded at a community meeting after a video clip surface showing police fatally shooting Mario Woods.

The Associated Press