Leaders of a nascent gang of teenagers that beat lone children in the Sunset and Taraval neighborhoods were arrested this week, according to police.
The 50-person True Brothers gang used weapons, force and intimidation to recruit its members from three schools in the City's west, according to Gang Task Force member Lieutenant Ernie Ferrando. Read More
Mountain View police Wednesday announced the arrest of a sixth suspect in the fatal shooting of a brother and sister in June.
Eric Williams, 22, was arrested without incident in Union City on Tuesday on an outstanding warrant for two counts of murder and one count of conspiracy to commit murder, according to Mountain View police spokeswoman Liz Wylie. Read More
Police have arrested a Burlingame man suspected in a nonfatal shooting at the Martin Luther King Community Center on Saturday, according to the San Mateo Police Department. Read More
Impromptu police-work by three residents of a lower Nob Hill residential building, who came to the aid of a neighbor, led to charges being laid against a man who allegedly attacked and then robbed elderly victims. Read More
On Sunday, police officers arrested a man who is suspected of fatally stabbing another man in May, authorities said.
Carlos Gordon, 38, of San Francisco has been the lead suspect for more than two months in the slaying of David Martinez, a 42-year-old city resident who was killed May 19 at 12th and Market streets. Read More