A Veteran Cop Talks Race and Policing in San Francisco in 2016
May 24, 2016

“The police killing of a 27-year-old black woman in San Francisco on Thursday may have been something of a tipping point for local law enforcement. Generating national headlines, the woman’s death while fleeing cops—she was suspected of driving a stolen car, which crashed shortly after police began pursuit—was promptly followed by Mayor Edwin Lee asking for for Police Chief Greg Suhr’s resignation.

“The chief called it quits that same day.”

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