FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Top News

S.F. Mayor Considers 'Stop and Frisk' Plan

July 19, 2012  | 

Mayor Ed Lee's plan to consider implementing stop-and-frisk police tactics in San Francisco came under attack from both outside and inside City Hall on Tuesday.

The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously in favor of a nonbinding resolution urging Lee not to adopt a stop-and-frisk policy like that of New York City, where officers can stop and search people they deem suspicious.

The mayor also told reporters that he might even drop the term stop and frisk as he looks for ways to reduce gun violence in the city. "If it means rephrasing it, I'll clearly be open to that, but I've got to get to the guns, we've got to stop the violence in the Bayview and Ingleside communities," he said.

Read Full Story at SFGate.com

Tags: San Francisco PD, Search and Seizure, Racial Profiling


Comments (1)

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1

Bob@Az. @ 7/19/2012 6:40 PM

Hey Mayor, How about allowing concealed carry by LEGAL, lawbidding citizens? Sure seems to work in the free American cities its' been tried in. It ain't the guns bro, it's the pos that use them. How 'bout jaw bones of Asses? I understand thier pretty lethal too.

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Pizza Company Honors First Responders While Breaking Ground For New Facility
In New Hampshire and in states across the U.S., Rustic Crust and American Flatbread frozen...
Morphix Technologies offers Officers Classroom TraceX Explosives Detection Training Kit
Morphix Technologies has created a classroom TraceX Explosives Detection Training Kit for...
5.11 Tactical Releases Fall/Winter 2014 Catalog
5.11 Tactical has announced 10 new additions to its product line. Unveiled in the...
LAPD SWAT Officer May Have Suffered Career-Ending Wound
A Los Angeles police officer shot in the leg in a gun battle that left one of two...
DA to Take NYPD "Choke Hold" Case to Grand Jury
A grand jury will hear evidence in the death of Eric Garner, a man who died after being...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine