The case against a Martinez man accused of seriously injuring a Cow Hollow bar patron after body-slamming him to the ground early Sunday has been discharged pending further investigation after the victim refused to cooperate, the District Attorney’s Office said Tuesday. Read More
A handful of Marina residents will relocate at PG&E’s expense this summer so the utility can remove chemical residues left behind by three former coal gas facilities during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Read More
Cops are trying to bring a female assault suspect to heel. San Francisco police are investigating the case of a woman who allegedly assaulted a restaurant manager last weekend with an expensive high-heel shoe, police Sgt. Daryl Fong said. Read More
The police captain of San Francisco’s Northern Station has a message for nutty drivers.“I have been getting lots of complaints of people driving like jerks,” Capt. Ann Mannix Tweeted on Friday. “Please be more courteous out there.”Northern Station cops monitor areas including Western Addition, Pacific Heights, Japantown, Polk Gulch, Russian Hill and the Marina. Read More
The road of good intentions is filled with unavoidable obstacles, which makes you wonder why San Francisco insists on adding to the clutter.
And for a town bent on community input for decisions big and small, you would have to question why city officials seem to go out of their way to avoid their own designated process. Read More
A man who was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping a woman’s infant son in San Francisco’s Marina district early this morning likely will not face criminal charges in the case after the woman confirmed that he is the child’s father, a police spokesman said today. Read More
A 20-year-old Washington state man whose body was pulled from the yacht harbor near the Marina on Tuesday morning was stabbed multiple times in the chest the night before, police said.
Dive teams searched the water Wednesday looking for evidence connected to the case, police Lt. Troy Dangerfield said.
“As far as I know, there was no weapon found, but they are searching,” Dangerfield said. Read More
A fresh trail of blood on a Marina district street may be connected to the body of a young man found in the yacht harbor near Fort Mason Tuesday morning, police said.
A woman walking along the pier found the clothed body floating near docked boats around 6:30 a.m., police spokesman Lt. Troy Dangerfield said. Police have yet to release the young man's name but said he was white and about 19 years old. Read More
Police have shut down Marina Boulevard on Tuesday morning after they found a male body floating in the yacht harbor near Buchanan Street. A person walking on the pier found the unidentified clothed body around 6:30 a.m. Read More
The Bluetooth Bandit is broadening his reception area, police say.
The slick-dressed crook who wears a Bluetooth earpiece during heists has continued targeting the purses of patrons at San Francisco coffee shops, restaurants, bars and even on Muni.
Police are now revealing that he’s got a team of at least a half-dozen accomplices helping him charge credit and debit cards, netting tens of thousands of dollars in loot. Read More