A 62-year-old bicyclist was struck by a car and killed while crossing a major thoroughfare in Atherton this morning, a police spokesman said.
At about 10:35 a.m., the Menlo Park Fire Protection District received numerous 911 calls reporting that a car had hit a man on a bicycle on southbound El Camino Real at Isabella Avenue, Atherton police Lt. Joe Wade said.
The victim, a resident of unincorporated Redwood City, was pronounced dead at the scene. Read More
The medical examiner's office today identified a San Francisco man fatally shot by police during an armed encounter Sunday morning as 43-year-old Michael Lee.
Lee was shot when police responded to a noise complaint at the Granada Hotel, a retirement community at 1000 Sutter St. in the Nob Hill neighborhood where Lee lived, at about 11:10 a.m. Read More
Last weekend’s fatal shooting of a man by a San Francisco police officer prompted officials to call for cops to be armed with stun guns.
An unidentified man was shot and killed by a police officer Sunday after a confrontation that reportedly involved the man displaying a gun. Police had initially responded to a noise complaint at Sutter and Hyde streets in the Tenderloin around 11:15 a.m. Sunday. Read More