A suspect in the July killing of a man outside the San Francisco club Jelly's was arrested late last week, police said Wednesday.
The news came to light at the Police Department's CompStat meeting Wednesday morning in the Bayview District, where police Capt. Greg Suhr noted the arrest.
Lee Farley, 39, of Richmond, was shot on July 11 at about 1:40 a.m. outside Jelly's, a Mission Bay dance cafe located on Pier 50. Read More
A 33-year-old man wearing a bullet-proof vest was shot 16 times Sunday morning while walking through the Tenderloin neighborhood, police said.
At about 3:15 a.m., the man, who is a resident of Oakland, was walking down the 300 block of Ellis Street when he was shot 16 times -- and once in the face, police said.
The man was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with life-threatening injuries, said Office Samson Chan. Read More
A man from Fairfax, Va., who was in the Bay Area for a job interview at Google was shot and killed in downtown Oakland late Sunday night, police said today.
Patrol officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of Webster Street at about 11:30 p.m. after police received reports of gunshots and people seen running toward 20th Street. Read More
San Francisco police and prosecutors have concluded that the fatal shooting of a teenager on Geary Boulevard in May was not a crime and that no murder charges will be filed.
Ilya Yurchenkov, 18, of San Francisco, was fatally shot at about 11:30 p.m. on May 7 in the 2400 block of Geary Boulevard, near Lyon Street.
The alleged gunman, Desmond Wroten, 18, of San Francisco, was arrested a short time later. Read More
A San Francisco club that was the site of a fatal shooting this weekend will be closed for at least a week as an investigation into the killing continues, a police spokeswoman said today.
Lt. Lyn Tomioka said the owners of Jelly's agreed to a voluntary seven-day closure following a dispute between two patrons early Sunday that left one dead.
The restaurant and dance cafe is located on Pier 50 at 295 Terry A. Francois Boulevard, in the city's Mission Bay neighborhood. Read More
A 39-year-old man died Sunday after he was shot during a fight outside a dance cafe near Mission Bay — the latest incident in a string of nightclub violence.
The victim, who has not been identified, was at the dance club Jelly’s on Pier 50 about 1:40 a.m. when he got into an argument inside the club, police said. The fight then escalated and spilled outside, according to police. Read More
What happened: Just after 2 a.m. New Year’s Day 2009, BART police were called to the Fruitvale station following a report of a fight on a train. Several passengers were pulled off the train. Oscar Grant III of Hayward was focused on. Eventually, he was forced to the platform floor and shot in the back by Officer Johannes Mehserle, who said he meant to use his Taser instead of his gun.
Originally charged with: First-degree murder Read More
Officials are opening up "community engagement centers" in San Francisco for residents to peacefully express their feelings about the Mehserle verdict, San Francisco police spokesman Sgt. Troy Dangerfield said.
Locations at the City College southeast campus at 1800 Oakdale Ave. in the Bayview District and Ella Hill Hutch Center at 1050 McAllister St. in the Western Addition neighborhood should be open by 5 p.m. Read More
A 21-year-old San Francisco woman who was fighting for her life after being sprayed with bullets while walking on the sidewalk in Diamond Heights on Tuesday afternoon is “doing better than yesterday,” police said.
However, it’s too soon to say if she’s going to pull through, Officer Samson Chan said.
Police are trying to piece together the case that happened on the 5300 block of Diamond Heights Boulevard at 3 p.m. Read More