https://www.sfexaminer.com/firing-squad-in-focus/ Opinion > Editorials ‘Firing squad’ in focus By Examiner Editorial Board on February 11, 2016 1:00 am The Super Bowl is long gone, but the marks it left are still reverberating around The City and nation. The game itself might have been only so-so, but the sideshows sure packed a punch. The calculating of…

By Vince Cestone, KRON and Justine Waldman Published: February 9, 2016, 8:25 pm Updated: February 9, 2016, 9:13 pm https://kron4.com/2016/02/09/video-family-attorney-reacts-to-mayor-ed-lees-comments-about-mario-woods-shooting/ SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — The fatal shooting of Mario Woods by San Francisco police drew widespread protests and criticism, and some pointed comments from San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee. As the mayor calls for a Department…

https://abc7news.com/sports/beyonce-pays-tribute-to-black-panther-party-during-super-bowl-50-show/1192940/ Mayor Ed Lee responded to his comments telling a reporter that Woods’ death was by firing squad. “I was expressing the emotion that a lot of people feel about how Mario Woods was killed and that’s why we’ve called in the Department Of Justice to really take a look at the police practices,” he…

Mayor Seeks To Regain Community’s Trust After SFPD Fatal Shooting Of Woods B Gail Berkley San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is seek- ing to repair relations between San Francisco’s African American community, his office and the San Francisco Police Department (SFPD), follow- ing weeks of protest over the December 2 fatal encounter between Mario Woods…

https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/matier-ross/article/Mario-Woods-mother-calls-off-meeting-with-mayor-6763355.php By Matier & Ross January 15, 2016San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has been working to reduce tensions in the African American community over the fatal police shooting of Mario Woods — including taking up an offer from Bayview leaders to meet with Woods’ mother. The sit-down was to have happened Friday, but when word…

https://www.sfexaminer.com/badges-dont-change-need-to-say-sorry/ Opinion > Editorials By Examiner Editorial Board on January 14, 2016 1:00 am San Francisco Board of Supervisors President London Breed’s call this week for the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate last month’s fatal police shooting of Mario Woods and the San Francisco Police Department’s use-of-force policies is a sensible move that The…

Joe Eskenazi | Photo: Joe Eskenazi | December 17, 2015 Mario Woods is laid to rest as a community roils. Every funeral is a contradiction—a celebration of life and a lamentation of death—but Mario Woods’s memorial, held this morning at the Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church in the Bayview, was more so. There was, unsurprisingly, no…

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