Following years of the debate, the Golden Gate Bridge District has approved a plan to add a suicide deterrent system to the Bridge.
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/09/28/BAOK137E4N.DTL: Shoes represent Golden Gate Bridge suicides
http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Golden-Gate-Bridge-suicide-barrier-closes-in-on-5583169.php: Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier closes in on approval
http://www.sfexaminer.com/sanfrancisco/public-perception-of-golden-gate-bridge-suicides-shifting-as-barrier-funding-looms/Content?oid=2835144: Public perception of Golden Gate Bridge suicides shifting as barrier funding looms
http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Golden-Gate-Bridge-going-to-get-suicide-nets-5585482.php: Golden Gate Bridge board OKs $76 million for suicide barrier
Through a public records request, the Examiner received the list of every San Francisco cop who fired their weapon in the past 24 years. The list includes 375 names – with most officers only discharging their weapon on one occasion.
http://www.sfexaminer.com/local/SFPD_slow_to_address_misconduct.html: SFPD slow to address misconduct
http://www.sfexaminer.com/opinion/Examiner_Editorial_New_roadmap_for_fixing_SFPD.html: Editorial: New roadmap for fixing SFPD
http://www.sfexaminer.com/sanfrancisco/police-release-the-names-of-nearly-all-officers-involved-in-shootings-since-1990/Content?oid=2835151: Police release the names of nearly all officers involved in shootings since 1990
The SFBG team discusses several ways in which the financial meltdown on Wall Street should serve as a rallying cry for San Franciscans to support a more local economy and build an economic system more focused on everyday citizens.
http://www.sfbg.com/entry.php?page=2&entry_id=7162&catid=4&volume_id=317&issue_id=397&volume_num=42&issue_num=52: Editorial: An Economic Locavore Policy