A 74-year-old man was seriously wounded after being punched by a driver following a fender-bender in the parking lot of a Bayview McDonald's on Monday.
At about 5 p.m., police said, the suspect's vehicle bumped the senior’s vehicle in the lot near 3rd Street and Wallace Avenue. Read More
Mayor Ed Lee proudly proclaimed on Monday that San Francisco is in an economic boom time, but he also acknowledged work ahead by laying out an ambitious list of new projects, initiatives and changes for the rest of his term.
Fueled by a technology sector that has doubled in size to 42,000 jobs at 1,800 companies during his two years in office, The City is “back on track,” the mayor proclaimed.
Sustained neighborhood complaints about raucous nightlife have led one San Francisco official to suggest prohibiting new bars, liquor stores and shops selling tobacco products from opening along a six-block stretch of Polk Street.
Board of Supervisors President David Chiu, whose District 3 includes the portion of Polk Street dotted with such businesses, said the concentration of watering holes has resulted in unruly behavior that causes problems for area residents. Read More
A woman was shot in the leg breaking up a fight, and a man and woman were bitten in a separate assault.
200 block of Turk Street, 1:30 a.m. Tuesday
A man and woman in their 30s were punched, kicked and bitten by two men, aged 24 and 32, police said. The suspects were later arrested.
Third and Quesada streets 6:50 p.m. Monday Read More
A fire in a single-room occupancy unit in the Bayview neighborhood displaced 23 people Saturday afternoon.
The fire broke out at about 3 p.m. Saturday at 5122 Third St., between Revere and Shafter avenues, in a room on the top floor of the three-story building, according to Assistant Fire Chief Dave Franklin.
The blaze shut down Muni service on Third Street for about an hour, while firefighters extinguished the fire, he said. Read More
A 5-year-old girl was the unintended victim of a shooting in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, she has been hospitalized with injuries that are not life-threatening.The girl, who San Francisco police did not publicly identify, was shot at about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday while walking north on Third Street near Palou Avenue, the same intersection that was the scene of the controversial shooting death of Seattle parolee Kenneth Harding Jr. in July. Read More
A man in his 20s was critically injured after being shot multiple times in the Bayview on Wednesday night, police said.The shooting occurred at Third Street and Newcomb Avenue around 11:15 p.m.The victim suffered life-threatening injuries after being shot multiple times in his abdomen. He was transported to San Francisco General Hospital, police said. Read More
A man shot in the neck in San Francisco's Bayview District was hospitalized early this morning, police said. Officers responded to reports of a shooting near the intersection of Third Street and Palou Avenue at about 12:30 a.m., police said. The victim was sitting in his car when three suspects approached the vehicle, police said. One of the suspects showed the man a gun and demanded his laptop, which was inside the car, according to police. Read More
Good Samaritans tackled a cellphone snatcher who pulled her victim’s hair during the South of Market heist Tuesday, police said.Police said the suspect crept up behind a 31-year-old woman, grabbed her hair and swiped her cellphone at Third and Harrison streets around 7 p.m.Two witnesses chased down and tackled the suspect, a 19-year-old woman.Cops subsequently arrested the woman, police said. The cell phone was firstname.lastname@example.org Read More
A 20-year-old woman refused to play ball with cops after being stabbed three times with a pair of scissors in the Bayview district Tuesday, police said.The woman was transported to San Francisco General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after the vicious scissor attack at Third Street and La Salle Avenue around 7:40 p.m.The victim was “uncooperative with officers.” Police say the suspect is a woman in her 30s. There has been no arrest. Read More