Department of Police Accountability

We investigate complaints about police officers and recommend policy changes.

complainant portal
New complainant portal!

Now you can look up your DPA case status and submit documents.

Executive Director Paul Henderson
Check out the DPA Dashboard

Our dashboard includes case statistics from 2016 -2022. Users can review metrics about DPA opened cases, closed cases and sustained cases, as well as allegations and findings.


DPA is an oversight agency that investigates complaints about SFPD officers. DPA investigates SFPD officer-involved shootings and audits SFPD practices. We recommend new policies and policy changes to the Police Commission and SFPD. DPA and SFPD are separate agencies that both report to the Police Commission.

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Department of Police Accountability

1 South Van Ness Ave 8th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103

Mon to Fri, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

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