SFPD Taser Policy Raises Persistent Community Concerns
by Shanti Singh
Sep 12, 2017
Community organizations like the Coalition on Homelessness and the Frisco 500 are concerned that new proposed SFPD policy on Tasers is set to pass the Police Commission without meaningfully incorporating policy suggestions from the community. De-escalation training and the role of Tasers remain hot-button issues as the SFPD courts controversy around its uses of lethal force.