San Francisco Interim Police Chief Jeff Godown was on Forum today, and after that interview I spoke with him for a few minutes about why he thinks there have been so many officer-involved shootings in the Bay Area lately, the possibility of San Francisco police being equipped with tasers, and other topics:

Interview with SF Interim Police Chief Jeff Godown[audio:]

Jeff Godown on Forum:

Interview With San Francisco Interim Police Chief Jeff Godown 9 February,2011Jon Brooks


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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