Police Officer Shot Ran Amok Man Holding The Knife
San Francisco, California — San Francisco Police on released body camera, building surveillance footage documenting two officers shooting a man who rushed at them with a knife inside a residential hotel in SoMa. On Friday, Nov. 19, 2021, at approximately 8:05 a.m., San Francisco police officers responded to the 900 block of Folsom Street regarding a person with a knife. Officers arrived on scene and made contact with a suspect inside of a residential building. The suspect was later identified as 41-year-old Ajmal Amani. During this contact, an officer-involved shooting occurred. Officers rendered aid to Amani and summoned medics to the scene. Medics transported Amani to Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center with life-threatening injuries. Amani, succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the hospital.