Arrests, Use of Force and Stop Data, Admin Code 96A

Law Enforcement Reporting Requirements, Admin Code Sec 96A

Earlier this year, the City and County of San Francisco passed an ordinance establishing Administrative Code Sec. 96A, Law Enforcement Reporting Requirements. Section 96A.3 of the code includes specific requirements for how the San Francisco Police Department reports Arrests and Use of Force.

Under Sec. 96A.3, SFPD shall provide a quarterly report to the Mayor, the Board of Supervisors, the Police Commission and the Human Rights Commission, detailing.

Per this new requirement, reports included the following:

(b) For Use of Force

  • The total number of Uses of Force;
  • The total number of Uses of Force that resulted in death to the person on whom an Officer used force; and
  • The total number of Uses of Force broken down by race or ethnicity, age, and sex;

(c) For arrests:

  • The total number; and
  • The total number broken down by race or ethnicity, age, and sex.

For more information, click on Administrative Code Section 96A (PDF), Administrative Code – Mandating Data Collection and Reporting of Detentions and Traffic Stops

Admin Code 96A Reports

For Reports issued in compliance with Administrative Code 96A, select from below:

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