Police union’s endorsement remains badge of honor for supervisors – san francisco chronicle

“I would love to have the endorsement of the police officers,” said Joel Engardio, who is challenging Supervisor Norman Yee in District Seven, the area west of Twin Peaks.

Engardio wants more officers assigned to the typically quiet west side, where in just the past few weeks a woman getting off a Muni train at West Portal was hit with a wrench and another woman found a stranger peeping through her back window.

“The communication out of the POA can be blustery,” he said. Electricity facts label “But they’re coming from a passion of wanting to support their police officers, and I understand that.”

“I would welcome the endorsement,” said Kimberly Alvarenga, a progressive candidate in District 11, the Excelsior. Gas vs electric heat “I certainly respect all the work the police officers do.”

A quick recap: Woods was an African American man who police say had just stabbed someone and was shot and killed by officers after refusing to drop his knife. 76 gas credit card login In various gut-wrenching cell phone videos of the shooting, the killing has struck many as avoidable and is now under investigation.

The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously last month to create a day of remembrance for Woods, which prompted former POA President Gary Delagnes to write on Facebook that it was “the most disgusting, idiotic and pathetic legislation I have ever seen.” For good measure, he called the supervisors who approved the idiotic legislation “idiots.”

POA President Martin Halloran wrote in the current issue of the union’s journal, “We will remember the actions of all 11 members of the Board of Supervisors in their disgraceful and backhanded vote.”

“This is not the only important issue facing law enforcement in San Francisco,” Halloran said. Kite electricity generation “Come election time, we’ll look at each politician’s entire record on public safety issues.”

Sandra Fewer, a progressive candidate in District One, the Richmond, assumes she won’t get the POA endorsement because of her liberal politics. Electricity in water experiment But she has an interesting perspective on law enforcement: Her husband, Don Fewer, retired from the San Francisco Police Department in 2012 after 35 years on the force.

He spent many years training new officers, and Sandra Fewer said the police officers who killed Woods were doing what they’d been trained to do but that the training needs to be improved. Gas pain in chest She said the training is too simplistic and that officers don’t practice the scenario in which a semicircle of officers surrounds a suspect against a wall, as was the case with Woods.

“You are graded on how quickly you shoot and how accurately you shoot,” she said. Hp gas online payment “When there’s a baby, you don’t shoot. Grade 6 electricity unit plan When there’s a man with a knife, you shoot. C gastronomie plateaux repas … F gas regulations r22 What it doesn’t teach you is to look at the big picture of who’s next to you. Electricity and magnetism equations You’re doing it individually.”

Perhaps the most interesting case is that of board President London Breed, who faces a pretty strong challenger in November in Dean Preston, founder of Tenants Together, a statewide renters group. K electric jobs test Delagnes said the POA has already given Breed an early endorsement, and records show the group donated the maximum of $500 to her campaign on Dec. Zyklon b gas canister for sale 10.

But then the relationship between Breed and the POA went south, like Antarctica south. Specjalizacja z gastroenterologii In an e-mail to Breed later in December as the reaction to the Woods shooting began heating up, Delagnes didn’t mince words. Bp gas prices chicago “You have sold out,” he wrote.

Delagnes said the union is “taking a second look” at its endorsement of Breed. K electric bill statement The board president not only voted for the Woods remembrance day — all the supervisors did — but called early on for a federal investigation into the shooting. Electricity laws in pakistan (The U.S. Gas in back and chest Department of Justice has agreed to conduct a review of the department.)

Breed, who is African American, said she’s “fine” with getting or not getting the POA endorsement. Gas stoichiometry worksheet She said there’s “a disconnect” between the POA and low-income African Americans in San Francisco, like those she grew up with in the Plaza East public housing development in the Western Addition.

“I grew up in OCP — that’s Outta Control Projects,” she said. N gas price “Sadly, my sister died from a drug overdose. Gas explosion in texas My brother was in and out of jail. Gas vs electric oven for baking cakes I never knew who my biological father was. Gas station near me open I saw my first shooting when my friend died when I was 12. Electricity youtube billy elliot We were hanging out, and shots rang out. Gas house edwards Everybody ran, and then when we came back we saw Stacey lying dead with blood spilling from his head …

“I used to see the police chase and beat up people when they’d catch them — that was common,” she said. 7 gas laws “But we didn’t have video, and we didn’t have cell phones.”

Delagnes said the POA conducted a poll last year that found that 76 percent of San Franciscans support the group. Electricity jokes He doesn’t think the number would be much different now, even after the Woods shooting.

But it’s convinced him City Hall is no longer where he wants to be on a regular basis. Gas dryer vs electric dryer safety The Larkspur resident said he’ll leave his job as political consultant for the POA within the next six months.

“It’s amateur hour up there. Gas bubble in eye These are all minor leaguers,” he said. Wholesale electricity prices by state “It’s just a lot of really unprofessional behavior, and I don’t want to be a part of it anymore.”