Video: 3 investigations underway into fatal SFPD shooting of Mario Woods


SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — KRON is learning more about the San Francisco officers involved in a controversial deadly police shooting.

Allegations of excessive force in the shooting of Mario Woods ignited as soon as video of the incident hit social media. Now, it turns out two of the officers involved in the shooting have been accused of excessive force in the past.

Three investigations are now underway into the police department’s shooting and killing of stabbing suspect Mario Woods. While police said it was self-defense, others said the police crossed the line.

KRON’s Dan Kerman has been looking into this latest development and has obtained lawsuits showing how some of the officers have been accused of crossing the line before.

Watch the above video to see Dan’s full report.

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