A Mountain View man was shot in East Palo Alto on Wednesday, East Palo Alto police said. The 35-year-old victim was shot in the 2300 block of Cooley Avenue by an unidentified gunman around 6:48 p.m. Police were alerted to the shooting by a ShotSpotter activation, they said. A car was seen fleeing the area at the time of the shooting. Police described the vehicle as “similar to a silver Toyota Rav 4.” Responding officers found evidence of a shooting but no victim. Read More
The San Francisco Police Department defended itself Monday against claims two cops fatally shot an unarmed man in the Bayview district last weekend, releasing evidence suggesting the suspect had first fired at them. Read More
A 33-year-old East Palo Alto man was shot in the leg Thursday morning during a home-invasion robbery, police said.Officers responded to the 500 block of Sacramento Street at about 4:40 a.m. when a ShotSpotter activation suggested gunshots were fired in front of a residence, police said.Police learned two men with guns had entered the victim’s home, and a confrontation ensued.The suspects shot the victim in the leg and escaped with stolen property, police said. Read More
A man was injured in a shooting that stemmed from an argument in San Francisco’s Bayview District early Friday morning, a police spokesman said. At about 2:30 a.m., The City’s ShotSpotter gunshot detection system was activated in the area of McKinnon Avenue and Newhall Street, Sgt. Michael Andraychak said. Officers responded to that intersection but didn’t find any victims, he said. Read More
Officials have delayed the installation of a third ShotSpotter system in San Francisco because the communications system on which it relies has yet to be restored.
Terry Childs, a network administrator, was charged in July with changing the passwords to the network and locking out city agencies. Read More