Category: The City

Scooter thief punches woman from behind in SF

A woman using a scooter in downtown San Francisco on Monday was punched from behind and robbed of her ride,…

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Protesters call out Salesforce U.S. Customs and Border Protection contract as Dreamforce gets underway

Protesters gathered outside Salesforce’s Dreamforce conference at Moscone Center Tuesday morning to call out the company for its contract with…

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Police make auto burglary arrests in Fisherman’s Wharf, North Beach

San Francisco police made several arrests this month in connection with auto burglaries around the city's Fisherman's Wharf and North…

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SF supes propose raising minimum wage to $17 for nonprofit, elderly care workers

Seven days a week, Najuwanda Daniels is either working behind the front desk of a nonprofit-run housing development in the…

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BART exploring unarmed civilian ‘ambassadors’ to patrol trains

As BART police ask the agency to hire more armed police officers, two board members are taking a different route…

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Debate over rent control measure highlights concern for single family home owners

Two supervisors sought to protect single family homeowners from a rent control expansion during a hearing Monday on whether to…

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SF prosecutors accuse public defender of impropriety in murder case

San Francisco prosecutors on Monday alleged Public Defender Jeff Adachi may have committed a misdemeanor when he interviewed four grand…

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Weekend collisions leave scooter rider, pedestrian with life-threatening injuries

Two people suffered life-threatening injuries in separate traffic collisions this weekend in San Francisco, police said. The first collision occurred…

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