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An altar on Bernal Hill commemorating Alex Nieto. Photo by Daniel Hirsch.

Five Months After Nieto Killing, New Witnesses

Posters of his face have plastered the Mission for months, but his name is one rarely spoken outside the Bay Area even though—like Michael Brown in Ferguson, Eric Gardner in New York, Oscar Grant in...
Bayview residents congregate before townhall meeting.

Bayview’s POV on Crime

Hundreds of residents converge to Chief of Police's townhall meeting.En Español
Jeff Godown, the newly minted commander for CompStat.

L.A. Recruit Brings New Attitude to Police Force

Tough questions about crime seek results.