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San Francisco Police Have 'Institutionalized Bias' Against Minorities, Feds Find

SAN FRANCISCO — The Department of Justice found that the city’s troubled police department has “outdated use of force policies,” “lack of accountability,” and “numerous indicators of implicit and institutionalized bias against minority groups,” according to a report released Wednesday. The scathing findings from the DOJ depict a police force with “significant deficiencies” in many areas, from its record-keeping to the ways that San Francisco police officers treat African-Americans and other people of color.
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