New San Francisco police chief inherits city divided by race

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, left, walks with new acting San Francisco Police Chief Toney Chaplin on Friday, May 20, 2016. The new police chief in San Francisco has inherited a daunting job in a city divided by race, where black residents' trust in law enforcement has been frayed by a series of violent confrontations and the perception that officers are hostile toward minorities. (AP Photo/Paul Elias)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — First, police fatally shot two minority suspects carrying knives. Then transcripts surfaced showing officers using racial slurs in text messages. Finally, a young black woman was shot dead as police tried to pull her from a stolen car.

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