Mario Woods

Family of Woods, Góngora Pat denounce DA’s decision to not charge officers

The families and friends of Mario Woods and Luis Góngora Pat—two men who were killed…

Long road ahead: New SFPD Chief seeks to restore public’s trust

Hoping to improve strained relations between police and the Bayview community, SFPD chief William “Bill”…

Born Activist: Former ‘Frisco 5’ hunger striker continues her fight for justice

When she was 14, Maria Cristina Gutierrez sat at her kitchen table in Bogotá, Colombia…

A day to remember Mario Woods

The skirling noise of a police whistle filled the air on the morning of July…

Assault on journalists doing their job is unacceptable

Anyone who reads El Tecolote regularly will know how frustrated our community is with San…

Protesters call for boycott on corporate restaurants

About 200 protesters gathered at City Hall on May 9 for a peaceful demonstration to…

Hunger strike over but Frisco 5 determined to fight on

The “Frisco 5”—the five San Francisco hunger strikers who have been protesting police brutality and…

How a witness to fatal SFPD shooting of Amilcar Perez-Lopez came forward

Editor’s Note: This report was produced in collaboration with KQED. In the 14 months since…

Starving for change: ‘Frisco 5’ hunger striking police brutality

The five activists on hunger strike—who have become known as the “Frisco 5”—are responding to…

For SFPD excessive force has become the standard

In the hours following the verdict, the one where the four officers who fatally shot…