Michael Yeun

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Service Record

San Bernardino California Police Department

Rank Officer
Last Known Status Active

Incident Reports

2020 Shooting of "F.D."

On August 18, 2020, Yeun and Officer Robert Hines located a vehicle whose driver was wanted on open warrants and had posted pictures of themselves with firearms on social media. The vehicle fled but eventually stopped. From the passenger side, 15-year-old F.D. fled on foot as the vehicle stopped, with Yeun in pursuit. Yeun described F.D. as holding his waistband as he ran, possibly securing a pistol in his pocket. F.D. ignored orders to stop, fell, and drew a handgun as Yeun approached. Yeun fired, injuring F.D.[1]

F.D. received medical aid at the scene before being transported to the hospital.[1]

The incident was captured on Yeun's body-worn camera.[1]

Response Timeline

On January 21, 2022, the San Bernardino County District Attorney's Office investigation determined that Yeun acted "in a reasonable manner" and there was "no criminal liability" on Yeun's part.[1]

On May 16, 2023, the District Attorney's report was released.[2]

2022 Death of Rob Adams

Response Timeline

In December 16, 2022, Adams' family filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city and the officers.[3]

On February 17, 2024, the city settled the family's civil lawsuit for $4 million.[4]

LEO Ratings

Public Comments


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Non-Fatal Officer-Involved Incident, San Bernardino County District Attorney's Office, 2022-01-21
  2. Officer-Involved Shooting (Non-Fatal) – San Bernardino: Minor, San Bernardino County District Attorney's Office, 2023-05-16
  3. Rob McMillan, Family of man shot, killed by San Bernardino police files $100 million lawsuit, ABC 7, 2022-12-16
  4. Joe Nelson, San Bernardino settles wrongful death police shooting lawsuit for $4 million, San Bernardino Sun, 2024-03-22